Food Bank

Support the Pouce Coupe Food Bank

The Pouce Coupe Food Bank is pleased to be offering meal hampers this holiday season. There will be Bar-b-que chickens and all the trimmings to take home and enjoy.

The Christmas Food Hampers will be available for pick-up at the Food Bank on Saturday, December 21 from 3:30-4:00 p.m. The take-out food hampers must be ordered on or before December 14. They can be pre-ordered at the Food Bank on November 14 from 3:30-4:00 or by phoning 250-786-0005.

The Food Bank is located at 5002 49th Avenue in the “Old Library” building on Main Street.

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 and relies on the generosity of individuals and organizations to keep the food bank stocked. Monetary donations allow the purchase of food items in short supply. Reasons that people need to access the food bank include 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. Just a note that 100% of monies collected for the Food Bank go towards the Food Bank. 

The Food Bank is OPEN EVERY SATURDAY from 3:30 pm to 4:00 pm.

Most Needed Food & Household Items:

  • Canned meats
  • Bathroom tissue and diapers
  • Meat alternatives (peanut butter, soy, assorted nuts)
  • Dairy (canned and powdered milk)
  • Canned goods (beans, soups, 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:
5002 - 49th Avenue beside Pouce Coupe Community Church.


Phone: (250) 786-0005