Durham and District Food Bank

Site: Durham and District Food Bank

Service: Christmas Assistance

Description (Service) Provides Christmas meal. Meal/hamper usually includes turkey, vegetables, meal condiments, fruit and milk. 
If there are children under the age of 16, will provide a gift and special requests (diapers, etc.) can be made to meet individual needs. 
Meal will be delivered to those in town. Out of town clients will pick up the meal at the parking lot of the Northern Credit Union (118 Queen St S) 
Donations will be accepted until the Wednesday, Dec 15, 2021: 
  • At the Food bank, by appointment during operating hours. 
  • Northern Credit Union during business hours 
  • Durham Library (453 Garafraxa St S) during business hours
Money donations will be accepted at the Royal Bank on Garafaxa St. Cheques are to be made out to Durham and District Food Bank 
Volunteers needed in Dec to fill hampers, call 519-369-6860 for details and to confirm location.
Service Details
Hours Pick up or drop off application forms during business hours. 
Pick up time for hamper will be given at registration.
Dates Registration Deadline: Dec 3, 2021 
Pickup or delivery: Dec 18, 2021
Areas Served Durham (Village of) ; West Grey ; Parts of South Gate
Boundaries Serving the catchment area with boundaries N to Dornoch, E to Priceville, S to Holstein and W to Allan Park, including the town of Durham.
Eligibility Low income families. Registration is required to receive a hamper.
Application Application forms available mid Oct at Heritage Corner Variety (393 Garafraxa St N), The Bookstore (144 Garafraxa St S) or by phone.  
Completed application can be dropped off at either Heritage Corner Variety or The Bookstore.  
People living outside the village of Durham can register by phone at 519-369-6860. 
Number of people in the house and proof of income and expenses required as well as number and ages of any children ages 16 or under.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Durham (Village of)
Address & Map
Food Bank
185 Elizabeth St E
Durham, ON N0G 1R0
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Intersection Elizabeth St and Hwy 6
Physical Access Unknown - accessibility is accommodated at time of registration
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-369-6860
E-Mail durhamfoodbank@gmail.com
Primary Contact Audrey Kell, Chair
Alternate Contact Linda Burnett; Phone: 519-369-2352
Mailing Address PO Box 1385 
Durham, ON N0G 1R0

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