Individual Donations

The Barrie Food Bank relies on personal, private and company donations of both financial donations and food to meet the needs of our community. We are a charitable organization serving the Barrie and Innisifil communities. Your donation allows us to provide food relief to those families and individuals in need. Last year Last year, 3162 unique households leveraged the grocery hamper program.  The pandemic has resulted in a 50% increase in households that use our services.

 

You have a few options for making a Financial Donation:

  1. Donate on-line and you will receive a tax receipt immediately by email.
  2. Donate by cheque and mail it to the Food Bank at P.O. Box 145 Barrie, Ontario L4M 4S9, and we will mail you a tax receipt.
  3. Donate with cash or cheque IN PERSON at the food bank located at 42 Anne Street South, Unit 2. Located off of Army Navy Air Force Drive, behind Pioneer Family Pools. We will provide a tax receipt at the time of your visit.

Non-perishable Food Donations:

We accept food donations IN PERSON at the food bank located at 42 Anne Street South, Unit 2. Located off of Army Navy Air Force Drive, follow the donations sign at the end of the street. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30am, Thursday 8:30-7:00pm.

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Items can be dropped off at local grocery stores including Zehrs, Loblaws, NoFrills, Costco, Metro, Freshco, Food Basics and the Wholesale Club.

For large donations (1/2 pallet or more) we can arrange a pick-up.  Please email james@barriefoodbank.org to arrange a pick-up day and time.

For a list of most needed items see HERE.

If you have any question, please don’t hesitate to contact us: 705-725-1818.