Food bank access

As of September 1, food bank clients will again need to wait 2 months between food bank visits. The food bank remains open on Wednesdays 4:30 to 7 and Saturdays 11:30 to 2. (*Note that we had originally stated this would begin on October 1 but after further discussions with our food bank coordinator, we’ve Read More

July Food Bank Stats

In July 2021, our food bank helped 237 families. That breaks down as: 164 single-person households46 two-person households13 three-person households10 four-person households2 five-person households2 six-person households Based on the costs of each package (if you missed our last post breaking it down, check it out here), that works out to: Single person households = $6,314Two-person households Read More

Thrift Store Reopening

We’re excited to announce that the St. Vincent Place Thrift Store will be reopening on Monday, June 14. Hours will return to Monday to Friday 11:00am to 3:00 pm (except holidays) All COVID protocols will continue to be followed – the number of customers in the store at any given time will be capped to Read More

May Soup Kitchen Stats

In May, our soup kitchen served 1,092 meals, of which 29 went to children. Thank you to the soup kitchen teams who served meals in May: Bethel Bible ChapelTeam Rita WagnerEmmaus Anglican ChurchMother Teresa Conference (two teams)Bethany Baptist ChurchMcDougall EnergyBarker FamilyFriends Who Care