Second Harvest Food Support Committee

Description (Service) Rescues fresh, surplus food and delivers daily, free of charge to community agencies and emergency food programs * volunteer opportunities

Harvest Kitchens -- food preparation training for adults and youth with barriers to employment -- online platform connecting businesses with surplus food products to non-for-profit agencies with food programs * advance registration required for both food donors and receivers, form on website * available throughout Ontario * also information on how to reduce food waste at home

Does not distribute food to individuals directly * no food distribution at this location
Service Details
Public Comments No direct food provision to individuals -- contact Daily Bread Food Bank or North York Harvest Food Bank for referral (see separate entries)
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario ; Toronto area for most services, available across Ontario
Boundaries City of Toronto
Eligibility Community agencies with food distribution programs -- churches, hostels, drop-ins, shelters, low income housing developments * must have adequate food handling, storage and redistribution facilities * must distribute food free of charge
Languages English
Address and Location
Located In Community North York West
Address & Map
1450 Lodestar Rd, Unit 18
Toronto, ON M3J 3C1
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Intersection Dufferin St and Sheppard Ave W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Parking at entrance
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-408-2594
Fax 416-408-2598
Primary Contact Tammy Johnson, Director of Marketing & Communications
Alternate Contact Shane DeMerchant, Development Manager
Primary Executive Lori Nikkel, Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Jennifer Verschraegen, Director of Development