The Trenton Care & Share Food Bank accepts all kinds of donations from anyone generous enough to give. As always, there are certain food items we see more often than others and to that end we’ve compiled a list of most needed items as well as the requirements an item must pass to be an acceptable donation.

Donations Can Be Made…

In Person:

Food or monetary donations can be made in person at 30 Pelham Street, Suite 2, Trenton, ON  K8V 5A7.
Food Bank Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. To drop off donations outside of these hours, please call to make arrangements.

By Mail:

Monetary donations (cheques) can be mailed to:
Trenton Care & Share Food Bank
30 Pelham Street, Suite 2, Trenton, ON  K8V 5A7
Donations are tax receiptable if an address is provided.


Donations can be made with our online donation form.
Since our online donations are done through, please note that they will deduct 3.5% from your donation to cover their own administrative costs.

At Additional Drop Off Locations:

  • Freshco
  • Smylies Independent Grocer
  • Metro
  • Walmart
  • Giant Tiger
  • Bayshore Credit Union


Most Needed Foods:

  • Pasta products & rice
  • Canned meats and fish
  • Dry & canned soups and stews
  • Canned fruit & vegetables
  • Breakfast cereal
  • Peanut butter
  • Canned/powdered milk
  • Fruit juices
  • Pasta sauce
  • Crackers
  • Cookies
  • Beans
  • Baby food

Donation Requirements 

  • Un-opened items
  • Non-perishable items
  • Labels present
  • No dents on packaging

After-Hours/Emergency Contact: