All donations are welcome! These are suggestions for our most needed items:

  • Money (your dollars contribute to higher purchasing power)
  • Canned meat & fish
  • Peanut butter, jam
  • Stews, canned tomatoes
  • Baby food, formula, diapers
  • Rice & pasta
  • Cereal
  • Tea, coffee, sugar

Many Kingston and area grocery stores have a food collection barrel at store fronts that we pick up weekly:

  • Bearance's Grocery - 115 Livingstone Avenue
  • Food Basics - 33 Barrack Street
  • Food Basics - 1225 Princess Street
  • Food Basics - Highway 15 Riverview Shopping Centre
  • Foodland - 3 Manitou Crescent, Amherstview
  • Fresh Co. - 2327 Princess Street
  • Giant Tiger - 656 Gardiner's Road Riocan Centre
  • Loblaw's - 1048 Midland Avenue
  • Metro - 460 Gardiner's Road Gardiner's Town Centre
  • No Frills - Grant's - 1162 Division Street
  • No Frills - Chris & Beth's - 1030 Coverdale Drive
  • Valu-mart - James' - 235 Gore Road

Perishables may be brought only to our warehouse location at 140 Hickson Avenue, Kingston during office hours Monday-Thursday 8:30am-12 noon and 1pm-4:30pm and Fridays 8:30am-12 noon and 1pm-4pm. Volunteer teams with large donations are advised to call our Executive Director Dan Irwin (613) 544-4534 in advance to coordinate best times for collections/deliveries. 

Our most needed items list is featured in our brochure- click here to download.