York Region Food Network has no employment opportunities at this time.

Student Placement

York Region Food Network accepts high school coop students and post-secondary students interested in placements.  

To see if we have availability and whether York Region Food Network is a fit for you, please contact 4moreinfo@yrfn.ca with details about the requirements of your placement and why you are interested in a placement with York Region Food Network.  

Volunteers play a vital role in York Region Food Network’s work. 

At York Region Food Network, all potential volunteers are asked to fill out a short form to express their interest. Once you have let us know you’re interested in volunteering, we’ll send you an information package about York Region Food Network and the volunteer positions we have available. From there, we’ll provide you with the appropriate training so you can start volunteering with us. 

York Region Food Network has virtual and in-person volunteer opportunities available. Please note that for health and safety reasons, we have a limited number of in-person volunteer positions available. All in-person volunteers must wear face coverings and abide by York Region Food Network’s COVID19 protocols, based on the guidance and advice of York Region Public Health and our provincial and federal governments. 

Interested in volunteering with YRFN?

Are you a corporate team interested in volunteering with York Region Food Network? Contact 4moreinfo @ yrfn.ca for more information. 

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Join us in building a more food secure York Region for all.  

Your generous donations provide healthy food and opportunities for folks across York Region, and allows us to operate community-building programs. 

Donate online through York Region Food Network’s CanadaHelps page. CanadaHelps.org is a secure online donation site. Your donation will be deposited directly to YRFN’s bank account and you receive a charitable tax receipt immediately.  

Make your cheque payable to York Region Food Network and mail to our address:  

350 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora ON L4G 3V7 

You can also donate through your employee payroll deduction plan to the United Way of York Region, and they will issue your charitable receipt. 

York Region Food Network is an incorporated, registered charity (Registration 87044 7315 RR0001). Tax receipts will be provided for all donations of $25 or more.   

We’d love to hear your creative ideas for supporting York Region Food Network.
Here are a few to get you started:

Direct Sponsorship

Fundraise at your event

Gift of Securities

Our 2021 numbers
that speak

6,626

16,310

Good Food Boxes packaged and shared in the community
Freshly prepared meals provided to community members

126

Kitchen & Garden skills workshops facilitated

27,700

lbs. of fresh gleaned produce received and distributed to York Region households
GIVE US A HAND

Your contribution supports food security across York Region !

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