Fact Sheet

What the GBF does:

4776 Food Bank visits annually
over 50,000 pounds of food received and distributes annually
volunteers contribute 40,000 hours each year. A value of over $40,000

Your Help Is Needed!

  • $1,000 – Can provide diapers, and attends to our children and seniors
  • $1,000 – Can provide 150 households a Hunger Awareness Meal monthly
  • $1,000 – Can provide milk to our families on a monthly basis
  • $1,000 – Can provide Healthy snacks for children on a monthly basis
  • $500 – Can provide fresh produce to those who need it
  • $500 – Can ensure cleaning product is always available

Ways You Can Help!

There are many ways to support the mission of the Grimsby Benevolent Fund. We hope there’s a way for you.

  • Online donations – click on Donate Now
  • Cash donations (single/monthly)
  • Donations of Food, Clothing, Housewares and furniture
  • Tribute Giving (Gifts of Honour or in memory)
  • Hosting a Third Party Event
  • Planned Giving – Leaving a Legacy of compassion and caring in this community

Food

The cornerstone of client services at GBF is the provision of healthy nutritional choices. We offer clients the opportunity to shop in a grocery store-like atmosphere using a system based on points. Clients…

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Housing

Upon registering with GBF Community Services, clients will meet with our staff and be welcomed in a caring and respectful environment. Maintaining client confidentiality is a priority with our staff and…

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Health

There are times where individuals will experience a downturn in financial circumstances which cause difficult choices to be made. Often health and wellness related needs are the first to be overlooked…

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Store

Purpose of the Store The store benefits the community in several ways. First, profits directly fund the works of the GBF Community Services Client Services and Food Bank. Second, the store provides low…

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The cornerstone of client services at GBF is the provision…

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Upon registering with GBF Community Services, clients…

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There are times where individuals will experience…

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Purpose of the Store The store benefits the community…

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