Atikokan Community Food Bank

Site: Voyageur Mall

Service: Food Bank

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates a community food bank in Atikokan
Description (Service)
  • Provides non perishable food items (enough for 3 days) to individuals/families in an emergency situation  
  • Provides a grocery store voucher for perishable items such as milk and eggs  
  • Coordinates food bank with volunteer efforts from community members (operation of food bank, stocking shelves, garbage runs, setting up etc)  
  • Donations of non perishable food items accepted in bin at Atikokan Foodland 
  • Cash donations accepted at RBC Bank and Atikokan Foodland  
  • Receipts issued for cash donations
Hours First and third Mon and Thu of each month 1 pm-2:30 pm 
If holiday falls on Mon, will be open Tue
Areas Served Atikokan
Eligibility
  • Must be resident of Atikokan 
  • Individuals in an emergency need situation
Application
  • Initial household registration required; must include name, address, birthdate, phone and birthdates of individuals living in same household 
  • Access is permitted once per month per household 
  • Name, address and access date will be recorded with each visit 
  • Foodland voucher varies with funds available that month; cannot be used for tobacco, pop, chips or candy
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Fax 807-597-6697
E-Mail atikokanfoodbank@gmail.com
Primary Contact Julie Slack, Board Chair; Phone: 807-597-2711
Site Location Voyageur Mall
Located In Community Atikokan
Address Voyageur Mall
109 Main St W
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
 
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Intersection Main St and Gorrie St
Mailing Address c/o Atikokan Community Food Bank Board 
PO Box 1747 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2015
Funding Fundraising ; Donations