Welcome to the LUSU Food Bank !
We are a Food Bank and resource centre for students, funded by the Lakehead University Student Union and supported by generous donations from community members and organizations.
If you’re a hungry Lakehead Student, we’re here for you !
Phone: 1 (807) 343-8850
E-mail (Preferred): foodbank@LUSU.ca
The Food Bank is located in the University Centre, downstairs from the bookstore, next to the Pride Centre, the Burrow and the ESS office. Lakehead University students are permitted to take 1 bag of food per month, or if students have dependents such as children or spouses, 2 bags. Students can apply for additional assistance through the Food Bank coordinator in case of emergency.
Hours of Operation:
Mondays 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesdays 11 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesdays 9 am – 2 pm; 4 pm – 5:30 pm
Thursdays 10:30 am -11 am; 12 pm – 4:30 pm
Fridays 11 am – 4:30 pm
*Due to volunteer nature of the Food Bank, the hours of operation may vary.We apologize for this inconvenience. Please e-mail the Food Bank at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 705 309 1623 in case of emergency.*
IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING AN EMERGENCY NEED FOR FOOD, PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO FOODBANK@LUSU.CA