Gull Bay First Nation

Site: Government Office

Service: Good Food Box Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Operates a community-based food purchasing system that makes fresh fruits and vegetables available to community members (contents vary by season) for reasonable price  
  • Offers a variety of fruit and vegetables such as carrots, cucumbers, lettuce, onions, potatoes, tomatoes, strawberries and apples 
  • Provides boxes of two sizes, one for a family and another for singles
 
Good Food Box pick-up location is at the Government Office
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Gull Bay First Nation
Application Requirements for Food Box include:  
  • Registration order required anytime before second Thu of month  
  • Payment due by second Thu of each month; can be made at Government Office with Ontario Works (receipts provided)  
  • Delivery is usually two weeks after payment date
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees Program - Single box $15, Family box $25
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-982-0006
Toll Free Phone 1-855-982-0006
Fax 807-982-0009
E-Mail info@gbfn.ca
Website www.gullbayfirstnation.com
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Primary Contact Stacey Barry, Ontario Works Administrator; Email: owmanager@gbfn.ca
Alternate Contact Kateri Rioux, Ontario Works Case Worker
Primary Executive Janice Penagin, Office Manager
Site Location Community is approx 175 km N of Thunder Bay on Hwy 527 along W shores of Lake Nipigon
Located In Community Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Address Gull Bay Government Office
Front St
Gull Bay, ON P0T 1P0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Ontario Works 
PO Box 29100 
McIntyre Centre 
1186 Memorial Ave 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6P9
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal