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Greener Village Community Food Centre Welcomes You

Since its start in 1984, the Fredericton Food Bank has grown and developed into the largest Food Bank in New Brunswick.  The organization has changed from a service based model to community based approach in addressing food needs. Universal access and social inclusion are primary objectives.

Services available at Greener Village Community Food Centre, Fredericton NB: The Fredericton Food Bank, Our Greener Kitchen (A Teaching Kitchen), Clothing Boutique, Community Gardens, Living Classroom for Community Learning and Recreation.

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Christmas Program

Christmas 2014

2014 Turkey Race

 

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Our Food Donation Wish List

wish-listEffective November 25th 2014:

We would appreciate receiving clean, reusable PLASTIC GROCERY BAGS in addition to the items listed below:

  • TURKEYS
  • CHRISTMAS COOKIES
  • STOVETOP DRESSING
  • CRANBERRY
  • GRAVY
  • JUICE BOXES for school lunches
  • CHILDREN’S SNACKS for school lunches
  • 1 L JUICE
  • CEREAL (500 g and 900 g)
  • SODA CRACKERS
  • BAKED BEANS
  • KRAFT DINNER
  • PASTA/MEAT SAUCE
  • SPAGHETTI NOODLES (450g and 900g)
  • MACARONI (500 g and 900 g)
  • SOUP BROTH
  • RICE
  • OATMEAL
  • CANNED TUNA/ HAM/ TURKEY/ CHICKEN
  • KIDNEY BEANS
  • TOMATO SAUCE
  • CANNED TOMATOES
  • CANNED PASTA
  • CREAM CORN
  • CORN NIBBLETS
  • ITEMS FOR OUR MEAL PACKS: pancake mix, pizza crust mix, chicken stock, dried beans, small cans of tomato sauce

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT ACCEPT ANY FURNITURE, ELECTRONICS (including TV’s OR LEFT-OVER YARD SALE ITEMS.

Volunteer Opportunities

Current positions available: 

Position Title: Clothing Boutique Volunteer
Department: Clothing Boutique
Time Commitment: Must be able to commit to a 3-hour shift (weekdays) on a weekly basis for a minimum 3-month commitment

Position Description:

  • Sorting items (clothing, books, toys, dishes) by type, quality etc.
  • Replenish boutique racks and shelves
  • Light cleaning

Required Skills:

  • Excellent attention to detail to ensure that clothing is sorted to a high standard
  • Enjoy working with members of the public
  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Must be able to stand for long periods
  • Must be able to do light lifting
  • Sensitivity towards low-income assistance clients

pdfVolunteer Application Form – Greener Village