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Lighthouse Foodbank

Located In Chester
Where To Find Us
101 Valley Rd Rd
Chester, NS B0J 1J0
Areas Served Municipality of the District of Chester
Social Media Facebook
Phone Foodbank: 902-275-5304
Contact Wendy Sheppard, Chair; Phone: 902-430-3962 * 902-273-2106
Alternate Contact Joyce Hiltz, Board member/treasurer; Phone: 902-275-4812
Mailing Address c/o Lighthouse Food Bank 
PO Box PO Box 179 
101 Valley Rd 
Chester, NS 
Canada B0J 1J0
Description & Services
Information Hunger knows no barriers. Thousands of Nova Scotians don't know where their next meal will come from, and many rely on local food banks for assistance.  
The Foodbank is accessible to any individual or family who is in need. 
Open on Wednesday from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. 
Drop off boxes at SaveEasy, Foodland in Chester, and Jeff’s Old Volks Home in East Chester. Accept food products and monetary donations.
Eligibility All are welcome. We ask that you bring with you, a piece of identification and a document with your current address. All information remains confidential and will be be used only with your permission.
Hours 9:30 - 12:30
Dates Every Wednesday
Accessibility Ramp provided for those with mobility issues.
Special Information
Tags Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Volunteer Opportunity