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Ways to Donate

By donating to the Nelson Food Cupboard Society you can make a difference in the community. We serve more than 1,200 low-income people every month through our food bank and offer food skills programs with educational and social goals. Donations go toward this work; those of $20 or more are eligible for tax receipts.

Here are five ways you can support the Nelson Food Cupboard:

  • 1. You can help most by joining our Perennial Partner Program Enrolling in a monthly giving plan is a great way to provide ongoing support to low-income community members and allows you to spread your contribution over your annual budget. You have two options:

We can set up a preauthorized withdrawal program from your bank account. To learn more, please call us at (250)354-1633. Or print this Perennial Partner Form, fill it in and send it, along with a void cheque, to us at 602 Silica Street, Nelson BC, V1L 4N1.

Or you can set up an online debit program through Canada Helps. To set up your program online visit:
Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!

  • 2. One Time Gifts
    You can send a cheque to the Nelson Food Cupboard or stop by during our hours of operation: Mondays and Wednesdays 9am – 1pm. We are located at 602 Silica Street, Nelson BC, V1L 4N1
    • You can contribute online through either Canada Helps

Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!

    • Or PayPal


  • 3. Grocery Till Donation Add a Nelson Food Cupboard cash donation to your grocery tab when shopping at the Kootenay Coop Grocery Store. Simply ask your cashier for the till donation card. All donations earned through this program are spent on organic groceries at the Co-op.
  • 4. Donate Food

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  • 5. Organize a Fund/Food Raiser

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