Support from Canadians
We are grateful for the many ways Canadians continued to show their care and support for their global neighbours as the pandemic extended into a second year. In 2021-22, individual Canadians, community groups, growing projects, businesses and churches helped raise over $18 million, helping us touch the lives of 939,447 people.
Support from businesses and corporations
We are grateful for the ongoing support of many Canadian businesses.
These include major supporters such as AdFarm, Agriculture Financial Services Corporation, BASF Canada, Bayer Crop Science, Cargill, Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario, Corteva Agriscience, Farm Ontario, Glacier Media, Manitoba Agricultural Services Corporation, Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd, Syngenta Canada, Yara and Viterra.
Every year, we work with the grain handling industry to accept donations of grain at grain elevators across Canada. We are deeply grateful for the support of the following grain companies that receive donations for the Foodgrains Bank: Bunge, Cargill, CMI Terminal, Great Lakes Grain, Hensall District Co-operative, Kell Grain, London Agricultural Commodities, Louis Dreyfus Company, Parrish and Heimbecker Limited, Paterson Grain, Richardson Pioneer, Viterra, Westlock Terminals Ltd, and other grain elevators across Canada.
Donations by province 2021-22:
Growing and community project donation amounts are included in brackets.
Newfoundland and Labrador: $3,992
Prince Edward Island: $33,860 (growing/community projects: $11,000)
Alberta: $3,908,813 (growing/community projects: $2,201,258)
Saskatchewan: $1,956,810 (growing/community projects: $728,783
Nova Scotia: $63,657 (growing/community projects: $14,950)
British Columbia: $1,774,886 (growing/community projects: $320,144)
New Brunswick: $39,238 (growing/community projects: $7,649)
Ontario: $6,284,719 (growing/community projects: $2,255,428)
Quebec: $37,655 (growing/community projects: $503)
Manitoba: $4,521,084 (growing/community projects: $2,283,594)
This story was featured in the 2022 Annual Report. Download or order your copy here.