Learn more our donation recipients:
The Family Acceptance Project
"The Family Acceptance Project® is a research, intervention, education and policy initiative to prevent health and mental health risks and to promote well-being for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-identified (LGBTQ) children and youth, including suicide, homelessness, drug use and HIV — in the context of their families, cultures and faith communities."
The Canadian Centre for Gender & Sexual Diversity
"Our Mission is to empower gender and sexually diverse communities through education, research, and advocacy. Guided by the goals of the communities in which we work, we undertake our mission with both empathy and compassion since it is what the communities we serve deserve."
"The Trevor Project is an American nonprofit organization founded in 1998. It focuses on suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning youth."
"For over 50 years, Crossroads Urban Center has run one of the busiest Emergency Food Pantries in Utah as well as a charitable Thrift Store, and has organized Utahns in advocacy groups to make broader change. Crossroads Urban Center is an equal opportunity provider."
The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) is a National Indigenous Organization representing the political voice of Indigenous women, girls and gender diverse people in Canada, inclusive of First Nations on and off reserve, status and non-status, disenfranchised, Métis and Inuit. An aggregate of Indigenous women’s organizations from across the country, NWAC was founded on the collective goal to enhance, promote and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of Indigenous women within their respective communities and Canada societies
"We provide food and necessities to people in need through signature programs and by teaming up with hundreds of Hunger Relief Partners to serve communities across Colorado and Wyoming, the largest food bank coverage area in the contiguous United States. We believe that for a community to thrive, every member must have the resources they need to flourish, and we strive to provide equitable access to proper nourishment for all."
"Our mission is to provide a nutritional supply of food in a welcoming and supportive environment to residents of the City of Pickering and Town of Ajax, Ontario, Canada."
"Food is a basic human right. We work towards a stronger, more nourished Alameda County, where no one worries where their next meal will come from."
"We work towards establishing a food chain at the grassroots level through leadership development, family services and advocacy in Brooklyn, NY."
"With the support of our generous Victoria community we provide nutritious food hampers to those in need."
"Transforming care together since 1981 Lions Gate Hospital Foundation has helped raise funds to enhance care at our hospital."
"Ballard Food Bank’s mission is to bring food and hope to our neighbours...because there can be enough for everyone. "
"Our organization was founded to provide in-home support services for seniors and adults with physical disabilities."
Fare Share Food Bank
"Together, Neighbours helping Neighbours, by providing food security for our communities."
"FareShare Cymru was established in 2010 and began delivering food in July 2011. By using quality, in date surplus food which would otherwise have gone to waste, we turn an environmental problem into a social solution. We are one of a network of 21 similar centres located across the UK who all work to fight the same issues: food waste and hunger."
"Established in March 2004, Community Share Food Bank (CSFB) is a volunteer-run organization, which works in cooperation with community members, local churches and service organizations in Toronto."
Rainer Valley Food Bank
"Our mission: Nourish with good food, Empower with knowledge, and Serve with compassion.Our vision: a hunger-free Rainier Valley."
"Our vision is for a UK without the need for food banks.We say this because it’s not right that anyone cannot afford their own food. That’s why we are working towards a just, compassionate future, where no one should have to use a food bank to get by."
Manchester Central Foodbank
“The foodbank was there when we really needed it, it was an absolute lifeline.” We don’t think anyone in our community should have to face going hungry. That’s why we provide three days’ nutritionally balanced emergency food and support to local people who are referred to us in crisis. We are part of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK."
The Hogan's Alley Society
The Hogan’s Alley Society (HAS) is a non-profit organization composed of civil rights activists, business professionals, community organizations, artists, writers and academics committed to daylighting the presence of Black history in Vancouver and throughout British Columbia. HAS adopts research driven approach to community development that seeks to preserve and promote the historical, cultural, societal and economic contributions made by Black Settlers and their descendants to Vancouver, Greater Vancouver, the Province of British Columbia, the Pacific Northwest and Canada. With this history in the archives, HAS is in process of developing partnerships with local government and business interests to acquire and develop land and operate assets as a community land trust.
Food For Others
"Food for Others is an important part of Northern Virginia’s safety net for those needing food when an emergency strikes and for the growing number of working poor who need to supplement their inadequate food supplies."
"At Martha’s Table, we believe that every Washingtonian deserves the opportunity to thrive. For 41 years, we’ve been committed to advancing a more equitable Washington, D.C."
Orangevale-Fair Oaks Food Bank
"As an organization, we make a positive impact in the communities of Orangevale and Fair Oaks by providing food, resources, and hope to families in need. We also strive to facilitate participation from people within our community to help improve the lives of families in need through community outreach events, volunteering, food drives, and connecting people through a common purpose."
"Crossroads’ mission is to nourish our community’s low-income families and individuals by providing nutritious food and supportive education in the Dallas area.”
The Friends in Need Food Bank Society
"The Friends in Need Food Bank Society exists to support residents in need in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows. It is our mission to ensure no one in our community ever goes hungry."
German Red Cross
"We act before, during and after disasters and health emergencies to meet the needs and improve the lives of vulnerable people."
Second Harvest of Silicon Valley
"Lead our community to ensure that anyone who needs a healthy meal can get one."
Gordon Neighbourhood House
"Gordon Neighbourhood House strives to ensure that the West End, Vancouver is a vibrant and active community, where everyone is empowered to play an active role in civil society. Our MissionBuilding connection and opportunity in our neighborhood – for today and tomorrow."
Downtown Eastside Women's Centre
"The mission of the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre (DEWC) is to provide a safe, non-judgmental environment for self-identifying women (cis, trans, 2S), from all walks of life, who live and/or work in the Downtown Eastside. To achieve this goal, DEWC provides supportive surroundings with meals, counseling, advocacy, and programs which nurture and empower members."
Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness
"The Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness (the Coalition) was formed in 2008 with a mission to end homelessness in the capital region. The Coalition consists of local housing, health and social service providers; non-profit organizations; all levels of government; businesses; the faith community; people with a lived experience of homelessness (past or present); and members of the general public. This diverse membership, referred to as Coalition Stakeholders, come together to collectively address the needs of individuals experiencing homelessness in the capital region."
The Vashon Maury Community Food Bank
"We envision a diverse and inclusive island community in which everyone’s basic needs, such as food, clothing, housing, personal safety, and healthcare, are met."
"In 1967, when I was a young minister at First United Church in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, I secured the moral support of four churches to explore the possibility of starting a drop-in centre that would provide a “living room” for the hundreds of people living on the street or in tiny single-occupancy rooms downtown. We wanted to provide a beer-parlour atmosphere but have coffee instead of beer."
Feeding America Wisconsin
"We’re on a mission to connect every person facing hunger with nutritious meals."
Surrey Food Bank
"The Surrey Food Bank provides food to families living in Surrey and North Delta. We pride ourselves in supplying nutritious food in a respectful and dignified environment. In addition, we believe it is our responsibility to connect our clients to other community services as a means of helping them become self-sufficient. We take pride that we “Invite, Inform, Involve and Inspire” our community."
BC Children's Hospital
"BC Children’s Hospital provides care for the most seriously ill or injured children from across British Columbia."
YWCA Metro Vancouver
"We advance gender equity alongside women, families, Two-Spirit and gender diverse people through advocacy and integrated services that help support personal, collective and economic wellbeing."
Guelph Food Bank
"Our goal is not only to help meet the needs of our clients in the short term, but also to help clients become self-sufficient and gain and maintain self-worth / esteem to eventually stand on their own with little or no help."
Greater Vancouver Food Bank
"Our Mission is to provide healthy food to those in need."
The Alma Mater Society
"The Alma Mater Society (AMS) is a student society. Our priority is to make student life safer, healthier, more accessible, affordable, social, more fun and fulfilling."
Blaine's Food Bank
"Blaine Food Bank's strives to provide the most basic of human needs, wholesome nutrition for our neighbours who face hunger."
The Native Woman's Association of Canada
"The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) is a National Indigenous Organization representing the political voice of Indigenous women, girls and gender diverse people in Canada, inclusive of First Nations on and off reserve, status and non-status, disenfranchised, Métis and Inuit. An aggregate of Indigenous women’s organizations from across the country, NWAC was founded on the collective goal to enhance, promote and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of Indigenous women within their respective communities and Canada societies."
Kid's Help Phone
"Kids Help Phone is Canada’s only 24/7 e-mental health service offering free, confidential support to young people in English and French."
The Foodbank of Waterloo Region
"Through community partnerships, we obtain and distribute emergency food from our neighbours for our neighbours."
Calgary Food Bank
"Together, we fight hunger and its root causes because no one should go hungry."
"Food Lifeline is on a mission to end hunger in Western Washington. We believe that access to food is a basic human right and that nobody deserves to be hungry."