The Surrey Food Bank distributes food in Green Timbers/Newton every 2nd Wednesday from Noon to 2:00 pm at the Green Timbers Covenant Church. Please check the calendar below for the next distribution date.
We distribute food at the Green Timbers Covenant Church
14219 88 Avenue, Surrey
For more information please contact our Client Services Assistant at 604.581.5443 Ext. 110.
*Please note: This number is our main location office. If you call in, please confirm you are inquiring about the Newton-Green Timbers location.
Hours of Operation
Alternate Wednesdays from Noon to 2:00 pm.
- April 1
- April 15
- April 29
- May 13
- May 27
- June 10
- June 24
- July 8
- July 22
- August 5
- August 19
- September 2
See our calendar for a breakdown of alternate location dates.
All clients wishing to pick-up food at any of our community food banks must register and become a client before receiving assistance. The following are the required documents and information that you will be expected to provide.
* Please Note: You will be asked to update your informatin every 6 months.
To register, each adult in the household will need:
This would be official, government issued identification, such as a drivers license, BC Identification, passport, status card, Canadian immigration papers or landed immigrant card.
Proof of Address
You must prove that you live in either Surrey or North Delta with an official piece of mail with your name and address on it. Such items as telephone, hydro or cable bills are ideal.
Proof of Low Income
From every adult receiving any source of income in your household, you must provide a copy of a recent cheque stub, EI cheque, salary slip or a recent Accommodations & Allowance print out from the Social Assistance office which will confirm income and address.
Proof of Dependents
You must provide the physical Care Cards for each person in your household.
- All clients must provide their own bags and/or boxes to get your food home. The Surrey Food Bank is not able to provide ANY bags and/or boxes.
- We are CLOSED on all statutory holidays. Notices will be posted well in advance, but please be aware of our hours.
- If the scheduled depot falls on a statutory holiday, please call our offices for the re-scheduled depot day.
For more information about our Newton/Green Timbers Food Bank please contact our Client Services Assistant at 604.581.5443 Ext. 110.