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University of Guelph

Site: Federal Annex Building

Service: Guelph Student Food Bank

Contact Information
Alternate Name Guelph Student FoodBank
Former Name Central Student Association Food Bank ; CSA Food Bank
Office Phone Guelph Student Food Bank Office 519-824-4120 ext 52561
Fax 519-763-9603
Website csaonline.ca/foodbank
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Primary Contact Sarah Vincett, Food Bank Coordinator; Phone: 519-824-4120 ext 52561; Email: foodbank@uoguelph.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Namrata Tilokani, Volunteer Coordinator; Email: foodvc@uoguelph.ca
Description (Site) Located next door to the CSA Bike Centre
Site Location Guelph-University of Guelph
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
620 Gordon St
Guelph, ON N1G 1Y4
 
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Intersection Gordon St and South Ring Rd
Mailing Address c/o Central Student Association 
University Centre 
50 Stone Rd E 
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Program of the Central Student Association that provides graduate and undergraduate University of Guelph students with access to emergency food, anti-poverty resources and referrals to other food security, anti-poverty and financial assistance groups. 
* confidential, volunteer-driven  
* Special Diet Fund: for students with dietary needs not met by usual items; ranges between $20-$40 every month 
* Compassionate Fund: $50 accessible once a year to help with costs such as rent 
* The Stuff Swap: joint venture with the Sustainability Office and Guelph Students for Environmental Change; drop off and pick up used clothing, household items, bedding, shoes, dishes, small electronics 
* Breakfast Program: light breakfast provided 
* Garden Fresh Box: run by Guelph Community Health Centre; registration and drop off locations at Guelph Student FoodBank 
* cooking classes
Hours Fall, Winter semester hours Mon-Fri 12 noon-6 pm 
Summer hours Tue-Thu 12 noon-5 pm 
Breakfast Program during Fall, Winter (Wed morning)
Areas Served Guelph
Eligibility Undergraduate and graduate students of the University of Guelph, including off-campus students and student family members
Application Call for information or visit during food bank hours 
Volunteer positions available - application form on website 
For information on The Stuff Swap, call 519-824-4120 ext 58129 or visit Sustainability Office
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2004
Subjects
Service Categories Clothing Donation Programs ; Food Banks ~ College/University Students ; Fresh Food ; General Clothing Provision ; Household Goods Donation Programs