Contact Vaughan Food Bank @ 905-851-2333 for complete support.
The food bank has a limited number of barrels for collection of food items.
Barrels can be delivered to collection site and be picked up at specified time & date or when drive is finished.
Legal sized posters are available with name of sponsors if desired.
It is desirable that food items be left in bags and bags tied with knot. This will secure items and make it much easier for handling. Boxes are very heavy and hard to handle, please leave food items in bags if possible.
Put heavy items ( canned soups, juice etc ) in bottom of barrels or boxes and lighter items ( boxes of cereal, cookies etc. ) on top. Glass items such as pickle jars, jam, baby foods etc. to be placed separately in small box.
Items most required
(a) Canned food items such as soups, fruit, vegetibles, juices, pasta sauces etc.
(b) Cereals hot & cold, bisquits, crackers,cookies, cake mixes, pancake mixes etc.
(c) Toiletry items such as hand soap, dish soap, laundry detergent, razors, hair shampoos,paper hand towels, hair creams, cosmetics etc.
(d) Kraft dinners and all types of pasta.
(e) Glass items such as pickles, sauces, jams, relishes, salad dressings etc.
(f) Baby diapers, sizes 3 to 6.
Baby food is not a priority. ( Jarred foods & formula )
If you have any further concerns, please contact food bank @ 905-851-2333.
Many thanks and have a great drive.