Ending hunger.
Nourishing Hope.

Ending hunger.
Nourishing Hope.

A non-profit food distribution centre dedicated to rescuing food from bakers, growers and retailers for re-distribution to agencies and families throughout SW Ontario.

Ending hunger. Nourishing Hope.

Jim & Jacintha Collins, Founders

We founded Harvest Hands to rescue surplus food from retailers, bakers and growers to help families locally and internationally.

“One of the greatest feelings in the world is knowing that we have made a difference in the lives of so many people.”

Jim Collins, Executive Director


of those using food banks are seniors


of those using food banks are from single parent households


of all food produced in Canada is wasted or lost to landfills

Together. We’re making a difference.

“Our kitchen and hospitality staff have been working hard to feed families in need in our area. We have been blessed to be connected with Harvest Hands … thanks to your support, we’ve been able to provide over 10,000 meals to families in our community.”

– Community leader

For only $25 per month, you can make a difference in a family’s life by providing fresh food and resources in over 13 counties across SW Ontario — to give people in need a head up to a better tomorrow.

Current Needs

  • Weigh Scale (up to 500 lbs)
  • Commercial Racking
  • Pre-packaged snacks – fruit cups, chips, cookies, apple sauce, pudding

Latest Recipes