How We Help

Hamilton Food Share provides 4.4 million pounds of fresh and non-perishable food to food banks and meal programs.

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How You Can Help

Donations of food and funds are needed to help feed more than 13,000 local people each month.

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Looking For Help?

Hamilton Food Share supports 23 local hunger relief programs, available to anyone needing emergency food support.

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Families Need Your Help This Summer

$5 will provide $50 worth of Food. PLUS Your gift will DOUBLE!

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Who needs help

The 2022 Hamilton Hunger Report

This latest snapshot of food insecurity shows households with children struggling as children make up 40% of those served monthly. 1 in 5 Hamiltonians experience hunger every day and household incomes are so far below the poverty that, combined with a lack of affordable housing places, more than 4,200 Hamiltonians at extreme risk for homelessness.

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Hamilton Food Share 2022 Hunger Count
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How we've helped

The 2021-22 Hamilton Food Share Annual Report

Our Annual Report, is an overview of Hamilton Food Share's operations over the last fiscal year including our food acquisition & distribution program, the financial support received and the many local and regional organizations that make up our emergency food network. To request an audited statement please contact our administrative department via

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On a typical day in Hamilton


Children will visit an emergency food centre.


Households will be at high risk of homelessness.


Seniors will seek food support at a food bank.

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A $1 Donation Provides $5 Worth of Food

Be confident knowing that your gift is feeding our Hamilton community!

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Latest Media Stories

We are grateful for the help of our local media who help in the fight against hunger.

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