The Greater Vancouver Food Bank (GVFB) is a non-profit organization with a mission to provide healthy food to those in need. The GVFB provides supports approximately 10,000 people each month across Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster and the North Shore. We also provide food support to approximately 120 community agencies throughout these communities, such as housing agencies, women and children’s shelters and after school programs, who in turn provide meals and snacks to thousands of people each week.
Our vision is to create healthy communities through fair and effective food systems. Currently, the GVFB receives, purchases and distributes 7,200,000 lbs of food each year.
The GVFB is a proud winner of two prestigious awards: Canada’s Top 100 Employers 2022 and BC’s Top Employers 2021!
Providing healthy food to those in need.
Healthy communities through fair and effective food systems.