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Garden River First Nation
Miijim Gaamig Food Bank

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Description
  • Provides non-perishable food items to individuals in an emergency situation
  • Accepts donations of food items and/or cash
  • Receives monetary donations from the regular community bingo games
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Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC)Primary Tribal Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron TreatyThe Food Bank is located at Niigaaniin/Ontario Works in the basement of the Garden River Band Office
Hours of Operation
Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Eligibility
All community members residing within the boundaries of Garden River First Nation and in need of food
Initial visit requires:
  • Completion of a confidential intake form
  • Proof of address such as driver's license
  • Proof of band membership and status number for each family member
  • Birth dates for each family member


Age Requirements: Ages: 18 year(s) and up;

Residency Requirements: Garden River First Nation
Application Process
  • Call for appointment or check-in with Band Office Receptionist
  • Visits are limited to once per month
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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