Discover what we do

In 2018, we had 6000+ participants. 89 percent of them say The Depot makes a difference in their life. We shared 31 percent more emergency food baskets than in 2016, and registered 15 times more new refugee families. Read more in our annual report. View our annual report

Our Programs

Our Mission

The Depot Community Food Centre, formerly the NDG Food Depot, is a community-based non-profit organization founded in 1986 that works collaboratively with other community partners to address issues of food security in NDG and the surrounding areas.

Our objectives are:


Our approach

Alta, Participant and Garden Assistant

“As a teenager, I see lots of news about how the planet is dying and things are terrible but not a lot about what we can do. This summer I got a job as a garden assistant at The Depot and I really saw what an amazing place it is for our community. Not only for what they do—all the programs and services—but who they are. In NDG everyone comes from different countries, languages, ethnicities. But at The Depot it doesn’t matter where you’re from, your status in society, everyone is treated equally.

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