Frequently Asked Questions

Are you a food bank?

No, we are a food distribution hub. This means that we provide food to emergency food providers and do not provide food to individuals. If you are looking for a food bank click the button below to find one nearest you.

Do you only accept food donations?

No, we also accept donations of hygiene products. We also accept donations of school supplies and housewares from retail stores or distribution centres.

What items are you most in need of?

We update our wish list regularly to help you make your donation have the biggest impact possible.

Do you offer guided tours of your facilities?

Ordinarily we do offer tours but due to the COVID-19 pandemic we can no longer offer in-person tours. However, you can still take a virtual tour of our facilities!

Do you only accept monetary donations online?

No, we accept cash, credit and cheque. You can donate on the phone, by mail, in-person or online.

How can my business support Feed the Need in Durham?

We are so glad that you are considering partnering with us! Please complete our contact form or give us a call to discuss how we can help alleviate hunger together.