Flamborough has two, local food banks:
Flamborough Food Bank
Carlisle United Church
1432 Centre Road, Carlisle L0R 1H1
Open Wednesday at 1:00pm – 3:00pm and 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Call 905 690 1036
Response to COVID-19:
Starting on Monday, March 16 and continuing until Monday, April 6 we will be operating under a contingency plan. What does this mean for you as a supporter of the Flamborough Food Bank? We kindly ask that if you are delivering donations to the food bank you do so only on Wednesdays between the hours of 11 am – 3 pm & 7 to 8 pm. We will greet you outside of the food bank and accept your donation drop off. You can continue to drop donations in the bins located inside Sobeys and Fortinos.
We are experiencing lower than normal donations. Here is a list of the most needed food bank items, and yes we do need toilet paper.
1. Canned fruit
3. Canned mushrooms
4. Individual fruit cups for kids
5. Nut-free granola bars for kids
6. Nut-free pudding cups for kids
7. Pancake mix & syrup
10. Kraft Dinner
If you would like to make a financial donation you can do so securely on our website at www.flamboroughfoodbank.com.
Food With Grace
Waterdown Food Bank
Grace Anglican Church, 157 Mill Street East (Parking off of Main Street)
Open Tuesday at 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Call 905 966 7900
At this time, Food with Grace Waterdown Food Bank is continuing to operate on Tuesday between 2-6pm.
Please do not arrive early as the waiting area will be closed.
There will be some changes as to how food is distributed. Neighbours seeking food assistance will be provided with pre-made bags of food at the entrance door.
Food with Grace is sorry for any inconvenience this will cause, but please know that these changes are being made in an effort to reduce the risk of the spread of Covid 19 (Coronavirus) and other illnesses. We are trying to protect our neighbours, volunteers, and others in our community.
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