For September 30th Truth and Reconciliation Day: Farquhar Depot will be open from 5-7pm. The warehouse will be closed to agencies but open to farmers. The Fry Street office will be closed this day.

COVID-19 Update:

In accordance with the latest health regulations, masks are now required in all indoor spaces. Please wear a mask if you are coming to Loaves & Fishes for any purpose. 

*Anyone who can not come to a depot is encouraged to give the IDs for their household to someone else who can collect food for them. That person must be prepared to show their ID as well*

Bags Notice: Starting Monday, March 22nd all clients are asked to bring recycled or reusable bags to our depots to help pack food items. 

Clients

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. 

Donors

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.

Our online donation processes are a convenient, safe and secure way to donate.

Volunteers

Interested in Volunteering?

Every month our 80+ volunteers help us sort and distribute food through our food depot network around Nanaimo.  Please click here if you are interested in getting involved.

Depots Schedule For Saturday

Generations Church - 11:00AM - 12:00PM

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