Humanity First Food Bank offers emergency and short term support to the low-income individuals and families living in York region and GTA. Humanity First Food Bank helps people in need of food support by providing monthly food hampers. We also provide free home delivery service to those who have no transportation means or are physically challenged. Humanity First also assists clients of shelters, neighbourhood centers, unemployment referrals and referrals from religious centers.
Under Feed a Family program, groceries of non-perishable items are provided to low-income individuals and families in need of food support. To register, please click the link below or call at (416) 440-0346Request for Food
Humanity First Food Bank needs your support to help those in need of food assistance. Please donate non-perishable food items to Humanity First Food Bank. For a list of most needed items please refer to the following table. For large quantities, you can request a pick-up service. We will come and collect non-perishable food items (as given in table below) from you.
Please note, due to health and safety issues we are not able to accept the following items:
You can drop off non-perishable food items at following locations.
Humanity First Volunteers serve their local community by delivering non-perishable food items to the needy and deserving families. Humanity First Food Bank is supported by thousands of volunteers who generously offer their time to help out in a variety of ways. From individuals to corporate teams, there is an opportunity to contribute in a way that works for you or your organization. If you are interested in volunteering at the Humanity First Food Bank, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at (416) 440.0346. Please also fill out the Volunteer Application Form .
You can volunteer with Humanity First Food Bank to assist with:
Please find below available volunteer opportunities.
The coordinators are responsible for:
Responsible for conducting food drives in neighbourhoods, schools, business, institutions, etc. The responsibilities includes, but not limited to:
The receptionist at Humanity First Food Bank is the front line person, responsible for:
Receptionist is also responsible for registering clients’, record keeping and maintaining database.
Food Bank warehouse volunteers are responsible for:
Community Resource worker is responsible for:
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