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Julianne Staebler

The Hunger Action Challenge

The Hunger Action Challenge

During the Hunger Action Challenge we invite individuals to live a week in the life of a Community Food Share client. Participants shop at one of our food banks as if they were a new client and eat only the food they receive for 6 days. They are allowed 5 pantry items...

Local Food Week 2022

Local Food Week 2022

June 6-12 is Local Food Week!  It’s an opportunity to celebrate and recognize the abundance of fresh, healthy, affordable local food that we are privileged to have access to across the province. The Dundas Federation of Agriculture (DFA), along with Christian Farmers...

Fill-a-Bag Food Drive Call for Volunteers

Fill-a-Bag Food Drive Call for Volunteers

Food Share looking for volunteers to help with Fill-a-Bag drive  Press release If you have a few hours to spare on two consecutive Saturday afternoons in May, Community Food Share can use your help.  You’ll be helping to ensure the success of the Community Food...

Empty Bowls 2022 postponed until 2023

Empty Bowls 2022 postponed until 2023

Postponement of Empty Bowls 2022 Press release  The annual Empty Bowls luncheon scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 12 and sponsored by Community Food Share has been postponed again for 2022,  a victim of the COVID pandemic.   Last held in 2020,  just prior to the start of...

Thanks to our Community Supporters

Thanks to our Community Supporters

Community Food Share is the channel through which our COMMUNITY SHARES FOOD. It’s that simple. Our mandate is to eliminate food insecurity in Dundas and Stormont Counties. We do this by collecting and purchasing food and distributing it to those who need the help of...

CP Holiday Train 2021 matching campaign

CP Holiday Train 2021 matching campaign

Saturday, December 18th, 20218:00pmYour Home!Since its beginning in 1999, the brightly decorated CP Holiday Train has been a highlight of the season for people living along the CP Rail line. CP’s generous donations over the years have reached over twenty million...

St. Paul’s Community Garden 2021

St. Paul’s Community Garden 2021

Summer 2021St. Paul's Community Garden St. Paul’s Community Garden donates 257 pounds of food  Clients of the food bank operated by Community Food Share have been the recipients of 257 pounds of fresh garden produce this summer, thanks to the efforts of the dedicated...

Grow-a-Row program 2021

Grow-a-Row program 2021

June, July and August 2021Community Food Share locations  and Cooter's Automotive in Berwick Community Food Share seeks fresh garden produce donations  With the gardening season getting into high gear, Community Food Share is pleased to again partner with Cooter’s...

Fill-a-Bag Food Drive 2021

Fill-a-Bag Food Drive 2021

CancelledVillages across Dundas and Stormont County (specific areas TBA, depending on availability of volunteers)Due to social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic, our annual Fill-a-Bag Food Drive has once again been cancelled.  We miss all our amazing...

Help Upper Canada Playhouse “Get On With the Show”

Help Upper Canada Playhouse “Get On With the Show”

Since the inauguration of the Dundas County Food Bank/Community Food Share some 30 years ago, to the present, most of our communication has focused on asking you to make a donation to us of cash or food.   Today, we are taking a different direction. One of our...