The Georgetown Bread Basket

"Remember the GBB when you shop"

55 SINCLAIR, UNIT 12

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MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY HOLIDAYS !

From all of us at the GBB !

THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT AT THIS TIME OF YEAR

MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY HOLIDAYS !

From all of us at the GBB !

THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT AT THIS TIME OF YEAR

Upcoming December Events

  • Money Drive – Stewarttown Public School – ends Dec 19th

  • Food Drives – various dates

    • Major PeeWee Select (Mold Master Sports complex)

    • LCBO (South Georgetown)

    • RBC ( Main St Branch)

    • Pro Oil Change

  • Latitude Raffle – now to January 5th, 2014

  • See Event Calendar for further details


Upcoming December Events
  • Money Drive – Stewarttown Public School – ends Dec 19th
  • Food Drives – various dates
    • Major PeeWee Select (Mold Master Sports complex)
    • LCBO (South Georgetown)
    • RBC ( Main St Branch)
    • Pro Oil Change
  • Latitude Raffle – now to January 5th, 2014
  • See Event Calendar for further details

News Update:

  • GBB Christmas Hours: Clients- Regular Hours: Tue. 5-7:00pm , Wed. 8:30 - Noon
  • GBB CLIENTS IMPORTANT: Fresh Food Box Pick Up- Wed. December 17th, 11am-7pm ONLY - No shopping after noon that day.
  • Turkey/Hams  for Christmas - Starting Tuesday Dec. 9- Dec. 24th
  • PUBLIC:
    GBB accepting Food/Monetary Donations these Hours:
  • Tuesday  Dec 16-Friday  Dec. 19th  3-7 pm
  • Monday  December 22nd   3-7 pm
  • Tuesday December 23rd    3- 7pm
  • URGENTLY NEEDED!! - Please donate items to area grocery stores and Walmart!!
  •  You can leave your food donations at any one of the 5 local grocery stores, where we pick up biweekly.
  • Can't get in to shop due to illness, recent surgery, weather?
        CALL GBB (905) 873-3368 with grocery request BEFORE 10 am WEDNESDAY OR SATURDAY and we will deliver.
  •  OUR SERVICE POSTAL CODES: L7G, L0P - Community of Georgetown

The Fresh Food Box !

You can help a GBB client to receive a Fresh Food Box each month!


Shopping List

ITEMS MOST NEEDED THIS MONTH...

  • Canned Juice
  • Canned Pasta
  • Salmon
  • Whole Grain Rice
  • Hot Cereal
  • Instant Coffee
  • Salt
  • Canned Pears
  • Canned Peaches
  • Fruit Cocktail
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste

Items Always Needed...

  • GRAINS - rice (white & brown), flour & wholegrains (wheat, barley, bulgur) quinoa, pasta
  • COFFEE AND SUGAR
  • HEALTHY SNACKS & SPREADS - peanut butter, almond butter, unsalted nuts, low fat popcorn, low fat granola bars or cereal bars,crackers, cookies(arrowroot, digestive, oatmeal)
  • CANNED VEGETABLES - corn, green beans, broccoli, mushrooms, carrots, peas, sweet potatoes
  • CANNED or DRIED BEANS - chickpeas, kidney beans, lentils
  • PERSONAL CARE ITEMS - bathroom tissue, kleenex, soap, shampoo, condoms, toothpaste, detergent

Items Nice to Have...

  • COOKING OIL - canola, olive
  • CONDIMENTS - ketchup, mayonnaise, mustard, relish
  • JAMS & JELLYS - 100% fruit, grape
  • SPICES & SEASONINGS - salt, pepper, chili powder, curry powder, onion/garlic powder, sauces & marinades
  • BABY PRODUCTS

Items the GBB Cannot Accept ...

  • RUSTY OR UNLABELLED CANS
  • PERISHABLE ITEMS
  • HOMEMADE ITEMS
  • ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
  • OPEN OR USED ITEMS
  • ITEMS PAST EXPIRY DATE
YOUR LOCALDemoFOOD BANK
    • Location

      55 Sinclair Avenue Unit:12 
      Georgetown, ON L7G 4X4

      Tue: 5:00pm-7:00pm
      Wed: 8:30am - 12:00pm
      Sat: 8:30am - 12:00pm

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      PHONE: 905-873-3368
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