About our network

The Feed Ontario network is a collective of over 140 direct member food banks and over 1,200 affiliate hunger-relief agencies that are passionate about ending hunger and poverty in Ontario. Join us today!



Learn more about how you can join the network

Feed Ontario members are the stewards of food in their community.

To qualify for direct membership, your food bank must, at minimum:

  1. Be a CRA-registered charity.
  2. Abide by Food Banks Canada’s Ethical Food Banking Code and Feed Ontario’s operational and service standards.
  3. Not serve the same geographical community as an existing Feed Ontario member (please check our Find a Food Bank map for a list of our current members).

If your food bank is a CRA-registered charity and you would like to find out more about eligibility for membership please contact Erin Waddington, Manager, Member Relations erin@feedontario.ca.

Being a Feed Ontario member has its benefits

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Our Values

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People are at the centre of what we do.


Everyone in our network has an equal voice and Feed Ontario strives to create equity in access and resources.


We actively promote diversity, equity, and inclusion at all levels of the organization.


We work collectively to help us all be more resourceful, efficient, and impactful.


We create space for innovation and exploration to find the best approaches to achieve our mission.


Evidence informs our programming, services, and recommendations for change.

Acts with integrity

We act ethically, honestly, and meet our commitments and responsibilities to our network, our partners, and the public.

"Being a member of Feed Ontario gives us credibility within our community and the province. It helps us to maintain high standards in all areas of food handling and storage."

Feed Ontario member food bank, August 2023

Next steps

If you’re interested in joining an incredible group of organizations and learning more about what it means to be a Feed Ontario member, contact Erin Waddington (Manager, Member Relations) at erin@feedontario.ca.

We've got a seat waiting for you!

Will you join us at the table to help Feed Ontario?