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The Shepherd's Cupboard Food Bank

The Shepherd's Cupboard Food Bank

Our vision is that every person in Shelburne would have access to healthy food and no one would go hungry.

    Since we were founded in 1994, The Shepherd's Cupboard Food Bank has become an important part of the Shelburne community. We have over 50 of the most dedicated and charitable volunteers in the Shelburne and surrounding area who serve our clients on a monthly basis. We have a dedicated board that also meets on a monthly basis. There are volunteers who shop, collect donations from local grocery stores collection bins and stock shelves. Our mandate is to provide an 3-5 day emergency supply of food for those in need.

    HOW CAN I MAKE A DONATION?
    You can make a cheque out to Shepherd's Cupboard Food Bank or a cash donation at Pace Credit Union night deposit box. (label envelope shelburne food bank)
    We also accept e-transfers at Pace Credit Union shelburnefoodbank@gmail.com
    Cheques may also be mailed to our address. For tax receipt info please go to the donate page on our website.
    Food Donations can be put in the box at the front of Foodland or the big yellow cart by the exit doors at No Frills. For larger donations please contact us for a drop off time.


    WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING WITH ME ON MY FIRST VISIT?
    As a first time client please bring with you proof of address, photo ID for your self and anyone in your home you are going to claim as part of your household. You will also need proof of any income and expenditures (hard copies or statements on your phone are acceptable) Volunteers will be wearing blue Food Bank t-shirts. You will be interviewed by a volunteer and then if you qualify you will be given a 3-5 day emergency supply of food.


    WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED AND WHEN ARE YOU OPEN?
    We are located at the Mel Lloyd Centre 167 Centre St. Entrance A - Please wait outside the doors to be met by a volunteer in a blue food bank t-shirt. Clients are served on a first come first serve basis.
    We are open Wed. 11:30 - 12:30 pm and Thurs. 6:30-7:30 pm.

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Contact

Email: shelburnefoodbank@gmail.com
Call: (519) 925-2600 Ext 350

167 Centre St, Shelburne, ON L0N 1S4, Canada

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