Hamiltonians accessed food banks and meal program services last month

Operating for over 30 years, Hamilton Food Share is the city’s Emergency Food shipping and receiving hub, and Emergency Food Systems Coordinator for the network of agencies it supports. Providing food resources to 16 member agencies, operating 23 emergency food programs, almost 4 million pounds of nutritionally rich food is delivered to food banks and hot meal programs, ensuring that people living in poverty have access to healthy good food for themselves and their families.

Hamilton Food Share

Where does our food come from?


Comes from the food industry.


Comes from community food drives.


Comes from deeply discounted purchases.

Hamilton Food Share

Every $1 donated provides $5 in food to feed the 17,500 local people who visit Hamilton food banks each month – 6,000 of whom are children.

Hamilton Food Share

Hunger Relief Agencies

Over the past year, we have expanded our reach, providing food resources to 16 hunger relief agencies, and operating 23 emergency food programs. The growth of our network has allowed Hamilton Food Share to remain inclusive and reach out to every corner of our city.

Member Agencies

DeMazonod Door Outreach logo logo
Good Shepherd logo logo
Living Rock logo logo
Native Women's Centre logo logo
Neighbour2Neighbour logo logo
Niwasa logo logo
Salvation Army logo logo
Stoney Creek food bank logo logo
Welcome Inn logo logo
Wesley logo logo
Hamilton Jewish Family Services logo logo
Mission Services logo
Ancaster Community Services logo logo
Flamborough food bank logo logo

Supported Agencies

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Hamilton Food Share


We gratefully acknowledge our major donors, the city of Hamilton and the following supporters who gave so generously throughout the year.

City of Hamilton logo
Food Banks Canada logo
Feed Ontario logo
Access storage logo
Alectra logo
Amazon Canada logo
Ancaster Community Food Drive logo
ArcelorMittal Dofasco logo
Bartek logo
CF Lime Ridge logo
CP logo
Children's Fund logo
Core Capital Group logo
Doug Lamon Foundation logo
First Ontario Credit Union
Food Basics logo
Hamilton Community Foundation logo
Hamilton Golf & Country Club Foundation logo
Hamilton Potters Guild logo
The Henry White Kinnear Foundation logo
Jihn and Marla Levy Family Foundation logo
Joyce family foundation logo
Kiwanis Club of Hamilton logo
Liburdi logo
loblaws logo
Losani Homes logo
Losani Family Foundation logo
Metro logo
Orlando corporation logo
Purolator logo
SC & S Scaffold logo
Soletanche Bachy Canada logo
St Joseph's logo
Sylvite Logo
Theatre Aquarius logo
Tim Hortons logo
Turkstra logo
United Steelworkers logo
Zelus logo