Food Bank

Reasons Why You Should Support the Pouce Coupe Food Bank

The Pouce Coupe Food Bank is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing free food to people within the Village of Pouce Coupe and rural area. The Pouce Coupe Food Bank receives no government support; they rely on the generosity of individuals and organizations to keep the food bank stocked. Monetary donations allow the purchase of food items that might not be available or are in short supply. There are many reasons to access the food bank: working for low wages, losing a job, suffering from a disability or illness, or living on a fixed income. Whatever the reason, the Pouce Coupe Food Bank is here to provide food assistance.

The Food Bank is open every other Saturday. Please see the dates below for 2017:

October 14
October  28
November 11
November 25
December 9
December 23

Most Needed Food & Household Items:

  • Canned meats
  • Bathroom tissue and diapers
  • Meat alternatives (peanut butter, soy, assorted nuts)
  • Personal hygiene products
  • Dairy (canned and powdered milk)
  • Canned goods (beans, soup, and stews)
  • Canned vegetables and fruit
  • Whole grain cereals
  • Pasta (canned or dry) and pasta sauces
  • Infant foods and baby formula

For more information about the Pouce Coupe Food Bank, please call (250) 786-5794

Address:
5001 50 Avenue (east side of the building in the back alley)
Pouce Coupe, BC
V0C 2C0

Phone: (250) 786-0005