Cooking not your thing? There are other ways to help 

We welcome financial donations to Joan's Table. Donated funds are invested in food security for the 12 tenants.  This includes purchasing ingredients for meals, as well as items that support meal preparation and enjoyment. To date, financial donations to Joan's Table have exceeded $10,000. There are two ways to make a donation: online or cheque. 



Online donations to Joan's Table can be made via the Shelter Nova Scotia website. In order to direct your gift to Joan's Table, you must enter 'Joan's Table' when the form asks "who are you honouring". A charitable receipt with be automatically generated by Shelter Nova Scotia. 



Please make a cheque payable to “Shelter Nova Scotia, Joan’s Table”. Send or deliver to 191 Herring Cove Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3P 1K9. A charitable receipt will be mailed to you. 

Thanks to you we have... 

Raised over $18 525

  • Provided holiday gifts for each tenant for three years

  • Funded:

    • An extra-large fridge​

    • A BBQ

    • A deep freezer & an upright freezer

    • A stove

    • Coffee makers 

    • Microwaves 

    • A karaoke machine 

    • Sobeys Gift Cards

    • An ongoing "activity program" where tenants sign up for chores (lawn care, gardening work, and cleaning) and receive a Sobey’s gift card for their effort.  

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