We receive no government funding and rely entirely on the generosity of individuals, businesses and foundations to provide programs and services. We are a registered charity; our charity number is 85897 5303 RR0001. An income tax receipt will be issued in January for the previous year for donations of $20 or more. Thank you in advance for your generosity.
You may donate in the following ways:
Click on Donate Now and make a credit card donation through Canada Helps. You will automatically receive a tax receipt by email.
Donations can also be made by cheque payable to: The Community Share Food Bank, and mailed to: The Community Share Food Bank, 33 Overland Drive, North York, ON M3C 2C3.
You can direct part or all of your annual United Way donation to The Community Share Food Bank. Call (416) 777-2001 (United Way) to receive a form or to get more information.
Donations of non-perishable food items may be dropped off at Church of the Ascension on Monday, Tuesday or Saturdays from 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
If you are going to organize a food drive, it would be helpful to refer to our Most Needed Items list below. For perishable food items, please email or call to arrange delivery.
Please note that we do not accept items past their expiration date, or three months past the Best Before date. Unfortunately we are not able to accept homemade food items, including preserves.
Most Needed Items