Vermilion Food Bank

The Vermilion Food Bank is an outreach ministry
of Holy Name Catholic Parish in Vermilion, Alberta, Canada.

Serving Vermilion and surrounding communities, including:
Clandonald, Derwent, Fishing Lake, Innisfree, Islay, Kitscoty, Mannville, Myrnam, Paradise Valley

All are welcome

Open once a week

Drop in Friday afternoons
from 1-3 pm

(except Good Friday, during Christmas Holidays and special circumstances)


Holy Name Catholic Church

4620 53 Avenue, Vermilion, AB
Inquire at the office

Questions? Contact the Parish office.

Support the Food Bank

Donate Funds

See Comparing Donation Methods


Contact the Volunteer Coordinator or call the Parish office.

Plant An Extra Row For The Food Bank

Photo by Elaine Casap on Unsplash

Garden produce is welcome!
At harvest simply remove the majority of the garden dirt and take your produce to Parish office during office hours.

  • Root vegetables are best; however, any produce that can be easily handled and stored, including broccoli, cabbage, carrots, peas, beans, tomatoes, radishes, parsnips, sweet peppers, and summer squash (including zucchini) are welcome.
  • Your donation, whether it’s a handful of green beans, a bag of beets, or a truckload of zucchini, will be appreciated and put to good use. Pat yourself on the back for a making a wonderful contribution to your community!

Donate Groceries

Most Needed Grocery Items

Non-Perishable Foods

  • Beans (with or without pork)
  • Canned fish or meat
  • Peanut butter (500g)
  • Healthy school snacks
    (100% real juice boxes, granola bars, fruit cups)
  • Soup
  • Canned fruit or vegetables
  • Pasta & pasta sauce
  • Granola Bars
  • Juice Boxes or other items for school lunches

Perishable food:

  • Bread
  • Pastry
  • Fruit
  • Vegetables

Non-Food Items:

  • Baby diapers
  • Toiletries
  • Dish soap
  • Hygiene products

See the History of the Vermilion Community Food Bank

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Catholic Parish Of The Holy Name
4620 – 53 Avenue, Vermilion, Alberta, T9X 1S2 Canada
(780) 853-5161