Amherstburg Food & Fellowship Mission

Site: Amherstburg - Victoria St

Service: Food & Clothing Bank, Hot Meals and Fellowship

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-736-9140
Fax Call first: 519-736-6303
Primary Contact Tim McAllister, President; Phone: (Business) 519-736-9140; Email:
Alternate Contact Shirley Hitchcock, Vice President
Volunteer Coordinator Kim Cabanaw, Emergency Food Bank Coordinator
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Community Fellowship Centre  
* a daily lunch programme offering a hot nutritional meal served to all age groups  
* a food bank that is available 3 days a week and in any emergency situation (once per month) 
* a baby food & supplies program (once per month) 
* a hot, nutritious breakfast for children during the school year 
* a perishable food table that supplies fresh vegetables, fruit and bread on a daily basis 
* a hot meal, fun & fellowship on both Easter & Christmas day 
* gently used” clothing for all ages 
* a book library  
* 4 computers and a computer programme for Children and Adults 
* help with resumes 
* emotional support 
* fundraising events are held throughout the year 
Donations welcomed 
* food donations 
* financial donations 
* gently used clothing for all ages 
* small appliances  
* household articles 
* books & magazines 
* toys 
* baby furniture and supplies 
* Prizes for our fundraising events 
* Accepts holiday food donations 
Also accepts community donations from the Plant A Row Grow A Row to supplement the food bank
Hours COVID19 Important Information: Food Bank: Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am-11:45 pm, 1:00 pm-3:00 pm (handing out at door); hot meals handed out at the door Mon-Sat, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Fellowship: Mon-Fri, 10 am-3 pm * Sat, 10:30 am-1 pm Food and Clothing Bank: Mon, Wed, Fri, 10 am-3 pm Lunch: Mon-Sat Approx 12 noon
Dates Christmas and Thanksgiving events and Meals (call for details)
Meetings 3rd Wed monthly
Areas Served Amherstburg ; Essex ; LaSalle ; McGregor
Eligibility * Low-income individuals or families who are residents of Amherstburg and surrounding area 
* For Kids Day Program: children and youth birth-13 yrs 
* baby food & supplies program for newborns to 24 months 
* Food Bank: Low-income individuals or families; must be 18 years or older to collect a food basket * Can only apply once per month for the food basket
Application Walk-in/no appointment required
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Established 1997
Primary Executive Tim McAllister, President; Phone: (Business) 519-736-9140; Email:
Alternate Executive Shirley Hitchcock, Vice President; Email:
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Agency Services
Site Information
Site Location Victoria St S across from the old arena
Located In Community Amherstburg
Address & Map
298 Victoria St S
Amherstburg, ON N9V 2K5
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Intersection Victoria St and Simcoe St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking and Entrance

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