The Manna Food Bank is a volunteer-run charitable organization funded primarily by our local community. Here is how you can help.


Manna is a registered charity and financial donations are tax-deductable. Electronic receipts are available for donations by cheque if an e-mail address is provided.

Option 1: e-transfer

To e-transfer – using Interac e-transfer:
This is a simple, convenient and secure way to send and receive money from one bank to another. No personal banking information is shared.

Using your on-line banking Interac e-transfer service, set up Manna Food Bank of Bracebridge as a recipient by adding this gmail address: . When you have selected an amount to donate by e-transfer add your name and e-mail address in the comments section and a receipt for income tax purposes will be forwarded to you.

Option 2: Mail a Cheque

You can also send cheques addressed to Manna Food Bank to PO Box 462, Bracebridge, ON, P1L 1T8.

Option 3: Drop off a Cheque

You can drop your cheque off at the food bank, located at 345 Ecclestone Drive, Unit 45 Mini Mall Storage Properties, (the old Dura Building), in Bracebridge. Manna is open Tuesdays and Fridays, 1 to 4 p.m.

Option 4: CanadaHelps

The Manna Food Bank gratefully accepts donations online. You can send donate through CanadaHelps, a secure website for making online donations to Canadian charities.

When you donate through CanadaHelps,  you can contribute one time, or you can set your account to automatically contribute to Manna monthly. You can donate as little as $5/month, and you can cancel at any time.

Canada Helps Manna Donation Page
Here’s a look at the Canada Helps Manna donation page, with Frequency, Amount and Payment Information highlighted. Click image to visit this page on their website.

Make it Monthly

Monthly donations are a convenient way to contribute on an ongoing basis, and it helps us stabilize our cashflow and make it more predictable throughout the year. 

Do not hesitate to contact us if you have questions. Click the icons below to get started.

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Thank you for your generosity!


Personal, Corporate & Community Donations

Young food-raisers from Macaulay Public SchoolWe are extremely grateful to the many individuals, businesses and not-for-profit groups that regularly support Manna. We gratefully accept monetary donations and donations of non-expired, unopened, non perishable food items. We regret that we are unable to accept home-made food items due to health regulations.

If you have a non-food donation, please consider the following:

  • Salvation Army, located at 456 Manitoba Street or call 705-645-5961
  • The Habitat for Humanity’s Bracebridge ReStore at 505 Muskoka Road 118 W
    Unit A3 Bracebridge, ON P1L 1T4
    gratefully accepts furniture and other home-related items. You can email the store: or phone 705-646-0106

Manna Dropbox at Food BasicsIf you wish to make a donation of non-expired, unopened, non-perishable food items, donation drop boxes are available at these locations in Bracebridge:

Your Independent Grocer, Food Basics, The Hive Fitness(227 Wellington Street, Unit 1)  and the Town of Bracebridge Offices, in the Reception Area, 1000 Taylor Court.

These items could also be dropped off at the food bank at the Mini Mall Storage Properties, 345 Ecclestone Drive, Unit 45, on Tuesday & Thursday  between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. OR you can donate food on Fridays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

To all our supporters, as always, thank you so much for supporting Manna.
We could not do it without you!