Month: April 2012

Time to grow your spuds!

The Potato Project has officially begun! Derek Rhodenizer, the vice-principal at Heritage Academy, and his students have officially launched their long-anticipated Potato Project, as of Friday April 27th. The public

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Potato Project Kick Off

The official kick off of The Heritage Academy’s Potato Project going to be on Friday, April 27th. If you are participating, you can pick up your barrels and starter kit

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Pharmasave Donates!

The annual Pharmasave National Conference & Buying Show was held at the new Ottawa Convention Centre this year. On Saturday April 21st, at the end of the show, the conference

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Thank you Walmart!

What a Success! The first ever Walmart Food Drive in support of the Ottawa Food Bank was a great success! With our wonderful volunteers at all Ottawa-area locations on the

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Chicken Challenge Takes Flight

Ottawa Food Bank Newsletter Article – December 2010. 2010 was a year in which the Ottawa Food Bank was able to distribute more nutritious animal protein to its beneficiaries than

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Walmart Food Drive

Our wonderful friends at Walmart are holding an in-store food drive at all Ottawa-area Walmarts on April 21-22nd. Grab a donation bag from our volunteers at the door, fill it

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Art Exhibit at Zen Kitchen

  Karen Flanagan McCarthy’s Sustenance An exhibition, entitled Sustenance, will be open from Monday, April 16th and run until May 11 at Zen Kitchen.  Karen’s beautiful art is  for sale,

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