Charitable organizations

Get access to safe, affordable, and nutritious food, so you can focus on getting it to the people in our communities who need it.

Foodbank volunteers

Check you’re eligible to access food donations

To access food donations via FoodMesh’s programs, you must use them to have a social impact, not to make a profit, and you must be either:

A registered charity

A non-profit organization

A social impact business

Another type of organization using the donations for a social impact cause

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Get fresh food donations from your local store

Retail Food Recovery Program

Ideal for organizations with the time, facilities and volunteers to collect, sort and distribute food.

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Buy discounted food and claim donations online

Marketplace

Ideal for organizations with little or no budget to buy food, who can accept large volumes of food on an ad hoc basis.

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Purchase food at wholesale prices

Wholesale Food Purchasing Program

Ideal for organizations with a budget to buy food.

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Retail Food Recovery Program benefits

Get a regular and reliable supply of fresh food for your clients

Save money on purchasing food for your programing

Rest assured that your food donations are safe to eat

See metrics on the donations you’re receiving

Receive a financial stipend (if you can commit to picking up donations for 5 or more days per week)

“I really love FoodMesh! My first donation pickup was worth just over $9000 and the clients LOVED the items!’

– Avalon Lawrence, Mission Community Services Society

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Marketplace benefits

Shop online for a diverse range of high-quality products

Decrease your food procurement costs – buy or receive donated food, equipment and packaging

Get alerts when new products are posted

Completely free to use – you only pay for the items you choose to buy

Make informed, pressure-free decisions

Follow companies you know and trust

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Wholesale Food Purchasing Program benefits

Get access to wholesale pricing for your most-needed food products

Get personalized order support from the FoodMesh team, over the phone or via email

Get more for your money, by adding heavily discounted and/or donated items to your orders, when they are available

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Join the FoodMesh network

If you want to partner with us, but are not sure where to start, join the FoodMesh network, and we’ll work together to match you to the program(s) that will best meet your needs.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.

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