Ottawa Chapter of Landscape Ontario Golf Tournament

OCLO GOLF TOURNAMENT The tournament will take place at the Canadian Golf and Country Club on Aug. 26, and will be a  fun day filled with door prizes, draws and live entertainment.  There will be a food bin on-site, so bring a donation for the Ottawa Food Bank! Registration opens at 8 a.m. and shotgun […]

Adobe Golf Tournament

Our friends at Adobe Systems are at it again! On August 24th, Adobe will be hitting the greens for their 10th Annual Golf Tournament – this year’s tournament will be benefiting the Ottawa Food Bank, as it has  in recent years. The tournament is going to be held at the lovely Greensmere Golf and Country […]

Deputy Mayor at Penny’s Fudge Factory

ONE OF THE SWEETEST SPOTS IN THE OTTAWA VALLEY Eli El-Chantiry, West Carleton Councillor and Deputy Mayor for the City of Ottawa, will be serving up fresh fudge as a guest employee at Penny’s Fudge Factory between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Stop by to see him hard at work and enjoy a selection of […]

The Life of a Can

WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUR DONATIONS? The Ottawa Food Bank relies heavily on the donation of non-perishable food items from the public. Whether you place your donation in a red bin at your local grocery store, or in a food drive box at work or a community event, each and every can is vital in the […]

Thank you LCBO

Thank you to the 26 LCBO locations who participated city-wide by placing donation boxes at their check-outs. And thank you to the kind people of Ottawa who decided to place their change in those boxes rather than into their pockets. Because of you all we were able to collect just under $800! Your donations will […]

Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist

AN OUTSTANDING AWARD FOR AN OUTSTANDING GROUP OF PEOPLE Adobe Systems Canada (Ottawa) are long-standing supporters and friends of the Ottawa Food Bank, and because of all the fabulous contributions they have provided for us, we were excited and honoured to successfully nominate them as an Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist at the 17th Annual Philanthropy Awards. […]

Cisco Systems Ottawa Charity Golf Tournament

The Ottawa Food Bank has been the lucky recipient of the Cisco Systems Ottawa Charity Golf Tournament for the past three years. This year’s tournament was on June 28th and while the final total is still being tallied, our friends at Cisco expect that the tournament will bring in about $23,000 for the food bank! […]

Capital Hoedown

Calling all country fans!! The 2nd Annual Capital Hoedown is in town from August 11 to 13 at LeBreton Flats. Join us for North America’s largest country music festival and see stars like Carrie Underwood, Kenney Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Miranda Lambert and many more. The Ottawa Food Bank will have an information tent set up onsite, […]

Dee’s Feed My Soul Drive Rolls into Town

Kia Motors recently held a worldwide contest to win one of their vehicles. In order to win the vehicle contestants had to explain what they’d do with a new vehicle. Dee Jaroway, a radio co-host from Thunder Bay was the lucky winner with her Feed My Soul concept. Dee’s concept saw her drive her new […]

National BBQ Day!

FIRE UP THE GRILL August 6th has been declared National BBQ Day – so fire up the grill and invite your friends and family over for some delicious backyard fun! If you register your BBQ with Meal Exchange you have the chance to win WestJet tickets! Meal Exchange is encouraging you to support your local […]