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Donate to the Food Bank

Donating to the Food Bank

Donating to the Food Bank

The success of the AMS Food bank is primarily dependent on donations from the community.

Donate Online

Visit the AMS Food Bank’s GoFundMe page to make an online donation.

Donate by Cheque

Cheques can be made out to: ‘AMS of UBC Vancouver’ for the ‘Attention of AMS Food Bank’.

Mail or drop off your cheque to:

  • AMS of UBC
    Nest 3500-6133 University Blvd
    Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z1 CANADA

Food Donations

You can donate non-perishable items via our donation slot located outside the Food Bank (room 32 in the Life Building Basement). This slot is available anytime the Life Building is open.

To donate large amounts of food that will not fit through our donation slot or perishable foods, please visit us on a Monday or Thursday between 5-7 pm or contact us at foodbank@ams.ubc.ca to arrange a donation time. Alicia will refer you to one of the assistant coordinators who will likely suggest a Sunday between 11 AM – 1 PM or Wednesday between 11 AM -1 PM. Please contact her to confirm timing.

  • Pasta and pasta sauce
  • Frozen food (such as frozen ready meals)
  • Canned meat (tuna, chicken, salmon)
  • Canned vegetables (peas, corn, mushrooms)
  • Canned soup
  • Baby products (diapers, formula, baby food)
  • Cereal
  • Oats/oatmeal
  • Granola bars
  • Personal hygiene products
  • Milk alternatives

Please refrain from donating opened/damaged food or dented/bulging cans.

Thank you for your support!