About Us

Food Banks Canada is the only national charitable organization representing and supporting the food bank community across Canada. Learn more about us — how we’re organized, our membership, and our programs.

Learn About Hunger

Close to 900,000 Canadians each month are assisted by food banks. By understanding the nature of the problem, and the possible solutions, we can all do our part to make a difference.


The latest news about Food Banks Canada, our partners, and our programs, as well as helpful resources for our communications partners and members of the media.


Kids Helping Kids

Latest News

#HungerWeek is coming soon! September 21-25

Learn about how we are interrupting the conversation and bringing the focus back to those in need by visiting hungerawarenessweek.ca

NOW AVAILABLE! Election Toolkit

The 2015 federal election is scheduled for Monday, October 19th. We want to make hunger a priority during the election – to help make this happen we have created an election toolkit that food banks can use to get involved.


Check out fresh food initiatives by food banks across social media #FoodBankFresh.”

Canadian Egg Farmers

For more than two decades, egg farmers have donated more than a million eggs a year to food banks across Canada. Read more in our blog post!

The Dog Days of Summer

This summer, Husky will run its Dog Days of Summer campaign. For every swipe of their card, myHusky Rewards members will be entered to win instant prizes, an opportunity for a donation to be made to your local food bank, and will help raise money for food banks across Canada.

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