Frequently Asked Questions

Are you a food bank?

In 2022, based on our core principals of access, equity, and abundance, we expanded our streams of service and opened our first on-site, grocery store style and barrier free, frontline food bank - The Market. The Market is open on Tuesdays between 3pm-6pm.

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?

Yes we do offer tours. To arrange a tour please contact

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.