foodSHARE is the largest food recovery program operated by a food bank in Western Canada. Over 18 million pounds diverted from the landfill since the program started in 2007 and delivered to 7,000 clients, 52 community agencies that make meals and local farmers who use expired product for animal feed. This initiative is zero waste. Healthy product including meat, dairy, produce and bakery items are available to our clients weekly.

Watch the Video View our Food Recovery Manual

Program Impact

We Provide Food
  • 7000 Individuals
  • 52 Community Agencies
  • 9 Regional Food Banks
  • 130 weekend backpacks
We Bring People Together
  • 1400 Volunteer Hours Monthly
We Create Awareness
  • Rotary Food Drives
  • Starfish Backpacks
  • Basics for Babies
  • Events and Volunteer Opportunities
We Minimize Waste
  • 18 Million pounds of food diverted from landfills by our food recovery program.

Special Thanks to Our
FoodSHARE Donors

Special Thanks to Our
FoodSHARE Supporters

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