Powell River Food Bank

Providing food hampers to those who need them, in the Powell River area.

How to find us: We are located behind and downstairs from Ecossentials, on Alberni St, just up from Marine.

Hours:  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 10 am to 2 pm. Now open every week!

Tuesday 10AM–2PM
Wednesday 10AM–2PM
Thursday 10AM–2PM


  • holiday hours


    Closed Xmas week.

    Reopening Wednesday Jan 2, 2019



  • Stuff the Trailer Event

    60 Edgehill School children help the Food Bank at Safeway, singing Christmas carols to shoppers at the Kick-off Event at Safeway for Fill the Trailer campaign.
    Put on by Coast FM, City Transfer and Safeway.


  • Stuff The Trailer Campaign 2018

    Our 3rd annual Stuff The Trailer Campaign is starting soon.
    It runs for 2 weeks in December. Every one is invited to attend any or all of the planned events:

    Campaign Kickoff – Ballroom, Town Centre Hotel
    Sunday, December 2 from 9.30-1.30
    Free breakfast!
    Bring unwrapped toys, food or cash

    Safeway (inside)
    Tuesday, December 4 from 10-2
    Coast FM Broadcasting Live
    Foodbank table with cake, coffee, hot choc

    Wind Up Party at Safeway
    Saturday, December 15 from 11-3
    Live music including Gitta Mae and Dennis & the Menaces
    Foodbank volunteers will be selling hot chili & buns
    Cake, coffee & hot choc free! from Safeway.

    Come have fun while helping the hungry in our community!

    Coast FM news here

  • Assumption school-Scare Hunger campaign

    ….We received just over $1200 in food and cash! Thank you everyone!


  • Brown Bag Food Drive

    Organised by LDS, we received loads of food. It was a rainy day and we were overjoyed that most paper bags were in plastic so as to not fall apart.

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