Ensuring no individual or family in the Cowichan Valley goes hungry either physically, spiritually or emotionally.
Monday to Saturday: 10:00am — 4:00pm.
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00am — 1:30pm.
Register at food bank starting at 9:00am or by phone (250-746-1566). Phone is preferred.
5810 Garden St, Duncan, BC V9L 3V9
Manager: Henry Wikkerink
The Cowichan Valley Basket Society is looking for two volunteer drivers, each covering 3-4 days per week (Monday to Saturday).
The Volunteer Drivers are responsible for picking up bread and food donations from various grocery stores in the Duncan area starting at approx. 7:30am on Mondays through Saturdays and delivering to the Food Bank. The time commitment is no more than 2 hours per day. This role requires a truck or cargo-type van.
An honorarium to cover some gas expenses will be provided. A criminal record check and driver's abstract will be required. If you are interested, please contact the office at (250) 746-1566.
Your donation helps the society's buyer to purchase bulk goods for distribution in hampers or use in the dining area.
Donations are accepted by:
Donations to this registered charity are recognized with an annual receipt for tax deduction purposes.
Donations of canned goods, dry goods, & fresh produce are always welcome. Food can be dropped off between 9AM and 3PM or a pick up can be arranged for large quantities.
Contact the office (250-746-1566) if you are interested in volunteering.