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.

Hunger Fact

of Food Banks offer food-focused programs, such as Community Kitchen, Community Garden, and nutrition education.

More Facts


Food Banks Canada delivers several programs that help us work towards our vision of a Canada where no one goes hungry.

These programs help build the capacity of the food bank network and help food banks acquire a safe and steady supply of nutritious food in order to better meet the needs of Canadians experiencing hunger.

Our programs are made possible through the generous support of our corporate partners and individual donors.