Top 10 Items

The GVFB is on the lookout for the following high protein, whole grain, lower sodium (salt), lower sugar items:

  • Hearty Stew or Chilli
  • Canned Chicken or Turkey
  • Canned Fish
  • Canned Black Beans, Chickpeas and Kidney Beans
  • Natural Peanut Butter
  • Brown Rice, Barley or Oats*
  • Whole Wheat Pasta or Couscous*
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Canned Fruit
  • Monetary Donations Gratefully Accepted

* In sealed packages

Please note, due to health and safety issues we are not able to accept the following items:

  • Homemade items
  • Expired food
  • Products containing alcohol
  • Open packages of food

You can drop off non-perishable food items at participating grocery stores in Vancouver, Burnaby and the North Shore or at the Food Bank office at 8345 Winston St, Burnaby, BC*. A complete list of partner locations can be downloaded here.

If you have more than one box, please go to the end of our building to the loading dock, and a staff person will be happy to help you with your donation. The warehouse is open Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 3:00pm.

Download our Ways to Donate Poster