The LAST DAY to pick up Food 4U, Regular Hamper AND to register for a Christmas Hamper is Dec 9th. For those already registered, Christmas Hamper pickup will be at our depots Dec 11th - Dec 22nd. After that, late registration and Christmas Hamper pickup will be on December 23rd from 12-3pm at Farquhar Depot. Between Christmas and New Years the Food 4U schedule is different. See depot schedule changes under "Get Food" and "Christmas Schedule" Regular Hamper resumes on Tuesday, January 2nd at Brechin Depot


Don't Go Hungry. We are Here to Help.

We believe that everyone in our community should have access to healthy nutritious food regardless of their current situation.  To this end we provide food free of charge through our depot network. 


Donate Online Now

Loaves & Fishes Food Bank is always in need of financial donations. For every $1 in cash donations that Loaves and Fishes receives we are able to provide clients with $5.98 worth of food.

Canada Helps provides a safe, secure and convenient way to donate.


Interested in Volunteering?

Every month our 600+ volunteers every month help us sort and distribute food through our food depot network around Nanaimo.  Please click here if you are interested in getting involved.