top of page

Food Donations

Donations are crucial to our mission

In 2023, we gratefully received 40,991.20 pounds of food donations from individuals, organizations, businesses, CSA farms, church gardens, and condo buildings. To provide our services, we rely on monetary and food donations from our community members. 


Any support through donating the needed items that are listed assists us in supporting Guelphites. 

To learn more and to arrange a food donation please contact us.

We accept the following items:



  • Rice

  • Quinoa

  • Pasta (elbow and spaghetti preferred)

  • High fibre breakfast cereal

  • Rolled oats and plain instant oatmeal

  • Powdered milk

  • Tea and herbal tea

  • Milk alternatives (soy, oat, almond...) for our café

  • Bulk legumes (lentils, beans...)

  • Cans of “no salt added” tomatoes

  • Canned meat: chicken, tuna

  • Cans of kidney beans, black beans and chickpeas

  • Cans of beans in sauce

  • Canned vegetables: corn, mixed vegetables, peas, green beans

  • Low sodium pasta sauce

Hygiene products:

  • Diapers

  • Baby formula

  • Shampoo and conditioner

  • Menstrual products 

  • Razors

bottom of page