We need your help to raise $150,000 and 100,000 pounds of food by October 12.


It’s easy to join the Annual Thanksgiving Campaign and ‘Set the Table’ for your hungry neighbours.

  1. Make a financial donation! Every $1 you donate provides 2 Thanksgiving meals. 
  2. Donate food at one of our drop-off locations! Our most needed food items are canned vegetables and fruit, canned fish and protein, peanut butter, and pasta sauce.
  3. Check out our upcoming volunteer opportunities! We have great family friendly volunteer events on Thanksgiving weekend.
  4. Spread the word! Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram and share updates with your friends.
  5. Organize a food drive and/or fundraiser! Scroll down for more information on how to register and to learn about the School Challenge.

Our Sponsors

The Annual Thanksgiving Campaign would not be possible without the generous support of:


Organize a Food Drive and/or Fundraiser

You can start a food drive and/or fundraiser in your neighbourhood, office, or place of worship.

Follow these simple steps to get started:

  1. Register your food drive and/or fundraiser.
  2. Check out our tools and tips for downloadable posters, and fun fundraising ideas.
  3. Raise lots of food and funds!
  4. Get your donations to the food bank by October 12 at 12:00 pm.

If you have any questions, please contact Kadian Clarke at 905.270.5589 x235 or kadian@themississaugafoodbank.org.

Join the School Challenge

Proudly Sponsored by Tim Hortons and Raptors 905

The Mississauga Food Bank is challenging schools across Mississauga! All schools, large or small, elementary and secondary, are encouraged to organize a food drive and fundraiser to help feed our hungry neighbours.

PLUS: There are great prizes for the top elementary and secondary schools – who raise the most food and funds – courtesy of Raptors 905 and Tim Hortons!

It’s Easy to Get Involved:

  1. Register your food drive and/or fundraiser!
    • Don’t forget to select ‘Thanksgiving School Challenge’ in the drop-down menu.
  2. Raise lots of food and funds!
    • You have until Thursday, October 11 at 9:00 am to raise as much as you can.
  3. Download resources to help you promote your drive!
    • You can download posters, an article for your newsletter, or social media graphics.
  4. Get ready for pick up!
    • The Mississauga Food Bank truck will pick up donations at a scheduled time on Thursday. October 11 or Friday, October 12.
  5. Don’t forget to share your pictures and experiences with us online: Twitter | Facebook | Instagram

Will you accept the School Challenge as part of the Annual Thanksgiving Campaign?

Thank you to the generous sponsors of the Thanksgiving Drive:

Campaign Posters & Resources

Help Promote the Thanksgiving Campaign