Flesherton & Community Food Bank

We are a Christian ministry outreach to the community to compassionately assist families in need.

Flesherton Food Bank Cedarside Campus

 

Fast Facts

  • In 2016 we distributed 635 boxes for 59 families with 101 adults and 75 children
  • We average 56 boxes monthly
  • Our monthly costs average $2250.00
  • 38% of our clients are single on social service benefits
  • Rising utility costs are a factor with increased food bank use
  • All of our staff are volunteers
  • With limited storage we must purchase food twice a month for client distribution
  • We receive no Government funding

Change the community by supporting us today

  • 1. By Cheque.Our primary support is through financial donations. Please make your cheques made payable to "Gentle Shepherd Community Church" and mark your cheque "Flesherton Food Bank". mail to
  • 2. By Online Giving.Consider partnering with us by making a monthly donation with an automatic reoccurring credit card payment.  You may also make a one-time donation online.  Please select "Flesherton Food Bank". Donate Online
  • 3. By Interac e-Transfer. A convenient way to send and receive money directly from one bank account to another.  All you need is access to online or mobile banking through a participating financial institution, and you can send a donation to give@gentleshepherd.ca

We suppport Flesherton and surrounding communities (Eugenia, Feversham, Maxwell, Priceville, Ceylon)

Address

Cedarside Baptist Church
We are located at 46 Collingwood Street, Flesherton, ON N0C 1E0. 2 blocks east of the lights on Grey Rd. 4.

Hours

10am-Noon
Clients can access the food bank the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month.

Office Phone

519.924.2065
(Please leave a message. Messages are checked regularly).
Primary Contact

Marion Doyle, Coordinator (519.599.3576)
mkdoyle@markdalecable.com

Flesherton Food Bank Back Door

Alternate Contact

Pastor David McIntyre (519.924.2951)
dmcintyre34@gmail.com

Eligibility

Register and complete financial summary.  Please bring a utility bill to verify your residence.

Other services

Donations of clothing are welcome, clients can take what they need

Partners

Markdale Foodland is our partner.  Drop box is located at the front of the store.

The Flesherton Food Bank gratefully acknowledges the captial grant given to the food bank from the Community Foundation Grey Bruce which made it possible to renovate, rewire and purchase much needed appliances in 2016.

Community Foundation Grey Bruce

Flesherton & Community Food Bank Brochure

Download the 2017 Flesherton Food Bank's Brochure (PDF).