Don't Go Hungry.

We are Here to Help.

We believe that everyone in our community should have access to healthy nutritious food regardless of their current situation.  To this end we provide food free of charge through our depot network. 


Client Registration for A Christmas Hamper is now open.  You can register at the following times: 

  • Any Loaves and Fishes depot between now and December 12. 
  • At the Salvation Army New Hope Centre Nov 18, Nov 25, Dec 2, Dec 9 and Dec 16 between 9am until noon.
  • 1009 Farquhar Dec 14 5pm to 7pm.
  • 1009 Farquhar Dec 16 10am to noon.
  • 1009 FarquharDec 17 1pm to 3pm. 
  • 1009 Farquhar Dec 21 1pm to 2pm.
  • 1009 Farquhar Dec 22 1pm to 2pm.




Donate Online Now

Loaves & Fishes Food Bank is always in need of financial donations. For every $1 in cash donations that Loaves and Fishes receives we are able to provide clients with $3.50 worth of food.

Canada Helps provides a safe, secure and convenient way to donate.

Learn about Loaves and Fishes Christmas Fundraiser coming in 2016


Make a purchase through Darelle.com and support Loaves and Fishes





Interested in Volunteering?

Every month our 500+ volunteers help us sort and distribute food through our food depot network around Nanaimo.  Please click here if you are interested in getting involved.


Hamperville 2015

Volunteer Sign-Up for Hamperville is now open online.  Please click here to sign up for a shift or two.  





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