CMS Food Bank Serving Cobble Hill, Mill Bay and Shawnigan Lake




The CMS Food Bank has implementing a mandatory mask policy for all who come to the food bank.
This affects all volunteers, clients, donors and general visitors.
We also ask that anyone who is feeling unwell, to please stay home.
The health of all those who use the food bank is a top priority, and we thank everyone for being understanding and adhering to our policy.

Sorting food

Some of our volunteers cheerfully sorting food

Time of operations: Tuesday 9:00-2:00 & Thursday 9:00-11:00

Here are some commonly needed items:
Meats, fish and protein – canned tuna, ham or chicken, beef stew, chili, peanut butter, canned/dried beans
Fruits and vegetables – 100% fruit juice, canned fruits and vegetables, instant potatoes
Complete meals – pasta & canned sauce, boxed meals, hearty soups
Grains – cereal, rice
Special diet foods – gluten-free, low-sugar, low-sodium
Personal care products – shampoo, deodorant, soap, diapers, toilet paper, feminine hygiene, toothpaste
Cleaning supplies – laundry detergent, paper towels, kitchen, and bathroom cleaners