10/14/2013 14:03 EDT | Updated 01/23/2014 18:58 EST

Vancouver food banks need more nutritious donations

Organizations that supply food to many of Metro Vancouver's poor are making some changes.

The Greater Vancouver Food Bank is now asking those who donate food to pay more attention to the labels.

As Alexandra Gibb reports, their aim is to offer not just emergency rations, but critical nutrition as well.