Project Category: Food Bank

St Joseph Community Kitchen

St. Joseph's Community Kitchen The Challenge Over 112,000 people in Mississauga live below the poverty line. When asked why they require a food bank, more than 1 in 5 reported challenges with employment, such as low wages, not enough hours, no benefits, delayed wages, or a recent lost job. Our Solution In 2011, Anba Abraam Charity partnered with the Region of Peel to launch the Community Kitchen Program (CKP). The community kitchen of St. Joseph is a division of the St. Mary’s food Bank. We address the needs of marginalized community members and continuously look for ways to meet the challenging needs of our city in response to poverty and hunger. Individuals Fed Last Month % Donations Goal Community Kitchens in Mississauga Benefits to Our Community and Clients E Increase the participants’ access to nutritionally balanced meals. E Enhance participant’s knowledge and skills on healthy eating. E Decrease social isolation and increase the opportunity for socialization and networking. E Increase access to food through the delivery of meals to individuals and families who are challenged to access our facility. E Provide the participants, through counselling, and access to social and skills training programs. E Community Kitchen Program (CKP) located at 1699 Dundas Street E, Mississauga, Ontario, serves hot meals to the homeless and low income individuals. Also it provides meals on wheels to home bound individuals. Interested In Volunteering With...

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St Mary’s Food Bank

St Mary's Food Bank Visit Website Mission Our mission is to feed the hungry and engage our community in the fight to end hunger and poverty. Vision Our vision is to maintain our operations as one that is action oriented focused on delivering access to food and support while protecting each members human dignity. St. Mary’s Food Bank Coopers Location:Address:5175 Coopers Ave. Unit 4(North of Matheson, East side of Kennedy Rd.)Postal codes Served: L4Z, L5W, L4W, L5R, L5V, L5COperation Hours:Tuesday 12pm- 2pmWednesday 7pm-9pmThursday 7pm- 9pmOffice Telephone: 905.238.9008 Coopers Location St. Mary’s Food Bank Dundas Location:Address:1699 Dundas EastMississauga, ON  L4X 1L5Postal codes Served: L5E, L4X, L4Y, L5AOperation Hours:Monday 6pm-8pmTuesday 6pm- 8pmWednesday 11:30am-2pmOffice Telephone: 905.890.0900 Dundas Location St. Mary’s Food Bank Newest Location!Address:6277 Mississauga Rd.Mississauga, ON L5N-1A7Postal codes Served: L5M & L5NOperation Hours:Monday 6pm-8pmWednesday 1pm–3pmOffice Telephone: 905.286.9987 Newest...

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Women Workshop

“On my trip to Egypt, I was given a tour of a workshop which supported impoverished women to learn a trade. They are taught how to sew and use specialized equipment for embroidery. While they are training, they are paid and then hired. This very important service...

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2018 Charity Dinner

It is with great pleasure the Anba Abraam Charity in Canada invites you to a Fundraising Dinner under the auspices of H.H. Pope Tawadros II and the presence of H.G. Bishop Mina We are pleased...
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Christmas Message

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Fundraising Gala

St. Mary’s Food Bank Ninth Annual Fundraising Gala St. Mary’s Food Bank would like to thank all those who came out for our Ninth Annual Fundraising Gala! Without you, this event...
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Water Project

Anba Abraam was proud to take part in Project Water, an Engage and Change initiative. This project was born in response to the inexcusable fact that more homeless people die from dehydration in...
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Ontario Trillium Foundation

Thanks to Ontario Trillium Foundation, St Mary’s Food Bank (“SMFB”) replaced an old and small freezer with a new freezer and a walk in fridge for its most recent location. The new freezer...
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