Welcome to the Table

cooking in the kitchen is a lot of fun

The Table is your Community Food Centre (CFC). It's our goal to ensure that everyone in Perth, Ontario and the surrounding community has enough safe, good quality food to have a healthy life. Our primary focus is on meeting the needs of low-income community members in a welcoming and respectful environment.

How you can help:


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the TableCommunity Food Centre
190 Gore Street East
Perth, Ontario K7H 1K3

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Charitable number:
Revenue Canada #883021594RR0001


First page of HELP GROW campaign flyer

Harvest Campaign 2014

An opportunity to HELP GROW health, hope, skill and community.
Please give generously to The Table to:

  • put food on the table and in the Good Food Bank
  • offer cooking programs
  • educate Perth's NextGen on healthy eating
  • help our 9000 sq ft garden grow
  • give people on low income a voice

You can donate online
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or download the form and mail it or drop it off to The Table

Upcoming Events

December 10, 2014 - 6:30pm

Job Posting

Fundraising and Communications Coordinator
Nov 2014 through Mar 2016

The Table is seeking an experienced professional to support and expand our fundraising and communications activities. The successful candidate will be responsible for grant writing and reporting; stewarding and reaching new individual donors; coordinating campaigns and events; planned giving and major gift programs; direct mail; corporate sponsorship; key communications pieces like annual reports, donor letters, e-newsletters, etc; media relations; social media.


  • Relevant post-secondary degree i.e. Fundraising, Marketing, Communications, etc.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience developing and delivering programs that raise funds and build awareness
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and sustain relationships with community leaders and funders.
  • Experience in not-for-profit communications, including, creating newsletters and e-newsletters, media relations, social media.
  • Familiarity with fundraising and donor management software.     
  • Strong commitment to improving the lives of low-income Canadians and an interest in issues related to food.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Demonstrated initiative and creativity.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with competing priorities.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, MailChimp and fundraising database programs.

Desirable qualifications:

  • Familiarity with Lanark County.
  • Driver’s License and access to a vehicle.
  • Sense of humour and ability to thrive amidst ambiguity and change.

Please email letter & resume by October 31, 2014 to Nancy Wildgoose at  nancy.thetable@gmail.com