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Making a Difference - your local Food Bank

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Providing support to the community through food assistance in a caring and non judgmental way since 1990 COVID19 INFO below

Help our WS Food Bank - Donate online now

Donate online now. 

Your support enables us to meet our goals and improve conditions in our community and we need your help now, more than ever.

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March 26, 2020 SPECIAL DONATION DROP OFF

 

SPECIAL DONATION DROP OFF 

Thursday March 26th at the Food Bank 9:30 am to 11 am

Volunteers will be outside the Food Bank to receive your food donations.

86 Ringwood Drive Unit 25 Stouffville


Donate online at https://wsfoodbank.ca


Thank you to many of you who have already reached out to us this past week. We have seen a noticeable increase in donations, thank you and please spread the word. 

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March 18 Today's Update

We need Kraft dinner and Tuna Helper (the mix for a can of tuna, like Hamburger Helper)

Food donations can be dropped off at Metro and No Frills and at the Food Bank. We will be open Monday 930 am to noon.


This is our message from earlier this week, still valid.

FOOD BANK DURING COVID-19 - How to Help

Financial donations are always appreciated, on-line donations - credit card or Paypal are easy on our website. Gift cards are also very useful.

If you prefer to donate food, here's a list

Top 6 Items Needed during COVID-19 ...* no expired items please

1. Canned Fruits and Vegetables

2. Rice - 900 gram bags

3. Juice - 1 litre bottles or boxes

4. Cookies or Crackers

5. Pasta Sauce

6. Powdered Milk - 500 gram bags

At this time we do not need canned beans or dried pasta

Donations can be dropped off at the Food Bank Thursdays 9:30 -11 am

Thank you Stouffville


 March 15 

At the Whitchurch Stouffville Foodbank, our priority is the well-being of our clients, volunteers, donors and the community at large. We are committed to being proactive and responsible during the evolving COVID-19 pandemic. 

We understand and appreciate that many of our volunteers and clients may be experiencing anxiety. At this time, there is no evidence of community spread within York Region, and the risk to York Region residents of acquiring COVID-19 in the community remains low. 


To reduce exposure to the virus and protect your health, we are asking that all visitors to the WS Foodbank follow these steps as recommended by York Region Public Health:

· Wash your hands often with soap and water (20+ seconds) or alcohol-based hand sanitizer 

· Sneeze and cough into a tissue or your sleeve

· Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth

· Avoid contact with people who are sick

· Stay home if you are sick 

In addition, the WS Foodbank is also:

· Increasing signage and information posted 

· Monitoring and limiting entry into our premises 

· Providing clients with standard, prepared orders

· Providing volunteers with additional space for sorting. The use of rubber gloves will be enforced while handling food.

· Hand-sanitizer is available for public use 

We also encourage clients and volunteers to visit the York Region Health Department website where you will find the latest information and community updates on COVID-19. www.york.ca or the Ministry of Health at https://www.ontario.ca/page/2019-novel-coronavirus 


We will continue to monitor this situation as it evolves and advise you of any announcements. 

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We provide food to those in need in Whitchurch Stouffville. Open Monday and Wednesday 930am to 12 noon.

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WS Food Bank  is  a  nonprofit  registered charitable organization  run by volunteers, with a volunteer board.  We are happy to accept your kind donations of food, money, grocery gift cards.  

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WS Food Bank is  managed 100% by  volunteers. If you would like to join our team, fill out our Volunteer Application Form. 


*At this time we do not have any open volunteer positions


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