Great Glebe Garage Sale

IT’S ABOUT MORE THAN JUST GOOD DEALS It’s time for the 26th Annual Great Glebe Garage Sale! A day full of sun, unique items, and giving to a good cause. Rain or Shine! “Since the inception of the sale in 1986, the Glebe Community Association has endorsed donations to the Ottawa Food Bank as part […]

KPMG’s Lunch Money Day

Everyone Loves Potluck! On May 24th at noon, the employees at KPMG in Ottawa gathered around large conference room tables to eat lunch together. This lunch had a greater purpose than spending time as a group – it was also about giving to the community. This was KPMG’s Lunch Money Day. The lunch was a […]


3rd ANNUAL OTTAWA DESIGN / BUILD COMPETITION CANstruction’s 3rd Annual Ottawa Design/Build Competition puts a visual spotlight on hunger while showcasing Ottawa’s generosity. Head over the the Canada Science and Technology Museum to watch Ottawa’s creative minds at work. They’ll be building beautiful structures out of nothing but canned food on May 18 and 19. […]

Women’s Ottawa Fury vs. WSA Winnipeg

Come out to see the Ottawa Fury take on WSA Winnipeg at the Algonquin College Soccer Facility. The game starts at 7 p.m. and admission is FREE for anyone who brings a cash or food donation for the Ottawa Food Bank. Without a donation tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for youth and seniors. […]

Accolade Promotion Group’s Open House

Accolade Promotion Group (APG), Canada’s top promotional product distributor,  recently had an open house at their Ottawa office. At the Open House, APG sold samples of their promotional products. APG creates products for everyone from RBC to MasterCard to 3M. Through their sample sale, they raised $1,300 for the Ottawa Food Bank! Thank you to […]

Thank you, St. Mark High School!

SANDWICH MAKING DAY! St. Mark High School, a long time supporter of the Ottawa Food Bank, was looking for something a little different to do this spring, on top of the usual food drive they do in the fall. Together, the students and teachers decided on Sandwich Making Day and made thousands of sandwiches to […]

Non-Gala Gala Contest!

DONATE. SHARE. WIN. Instead of holding a traditional gala to raise funds, we’re asking you to stay in for the night, and donate what you would have otherwise spent to the Ottawa Food Bank! It’s a NON-Gala Gala! Stay in with friends and catch up on those seasons of Lost that you never watched, make […]

Capital City Derby Dolls

Dolly Rogers VS Les Duchesses Catch the Dolly Rogers take on Quebec’s Les Duchesses at Jack Charron Arena in Kanata on Saturday, May 5th. Doors for the game open at 7p.m. and tickets cost $7 in advance, or $10 at the door ($5 for kids under 10). Volunteers and the Dolly Rogers will be accepting […]

Spring Hope Food Drive Wrap-Up!

Tenants and Landlords United! Every year, during the Tenant-Landlord Spring Hope Food Drive, residential buildings throughout the city work together to collect non-perishable food donations for the Ottawa Food Bank. This year’s food drive has just come to a close and the participants did not disappoint! With 200 buildings participating, a combined total of 130,000 […]