Saying “the face of hunger has changed dramatically,” food banks in Hamilton are extending their hours into the evenings and weekends.
It’s to accommodate the working poor and students.
The move is part of a one-year pilot project.
It means that starting in September, food banks and hot meal programs in the city will alternate each week.
It’s to make that at least one is open every Thursday from 5pm until 8pm and Saturday from 9am until 1pm.