Urban Agricultural Bike Tour

Bike Tour Promotes Community Gardens The 2012 Urban Agriculture Bike Tour for Aug. 26 is organized through Just Food, in an effort to inform participants the importance of having a sustainable food system in their city. The tour begins downtown and will take cyclists through Sandy Hill, the Glebe, Old Ottawa South, Old Ottawa East and […]

Lorenzo’s Lobster Dinner

Attention all Lobster Lovers! You don’t have to travel to the Maritimes for a great lobster dinner. Lorenzo’s Pizzeria at 2201 Arch Street is hosting a special lobster dinner on Sunday, August 26 from 3-6PM. For $30 you’ll receive a whole lobster and a beer. There are a limited number of lobster dinners so please […]

TD Friends of the Environment Foundation Help Community Harvest

  The Ottawa Food Bank is honoured to be one of the recipients of a grant from the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation. Over the past 22 years, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation (TD FEF) has provided over $58 million, supporting over 20,000 environmental projects across Canada. With the environment in mind, TD […]

Petro Canada Customer Appreciation BBQ!

Stittsville Petro Canada is having fun and giving back! On Friday, August 24th from from 2 – 7 p.m. the Petro Canada at 6250 Hazeldean Rd. will be holding a Customer Appreciation BBQ. At the BBQ they will be accepting both non-perishable food items and cash donations for the Ottawa Food Bank! Stop on buy […]

The Jewel in Concert

It’s THE SHOW of the summer…The Jewel in Concert… Featuring Juno Award Winner Robert Michaels, Christopher Dallo, and back by popular demand, Richard Abel! This is one show you don’t want to miss! The Jewel in Concert Saturday, August 18th at Centrepointe Theatre. Tickets are $25 and $30. Purchase tickets online or call the Centrepointe […]

Thank you NCAO!

Another Great Food Drive and Event by NCAO Thank you to the organizers and volunteers from the Nepalese Canadian Association of Ottawa (NCAO) for a successful food drive, and wonderful multicultural dance and music show on Saturday, August 11. This year’s event brought in $29,000 worth of donations! Since the event’s inception, the NCAO has […]

NCAO 10th Annual Food Drive

Multicultural Dance & Music Show! Come out to the Andrew Haydon Park Bandshell Stage on Saturday August 11 from 2 – 5 p.m. to enjoy fantastic dancing and music styles from around the world! The wonderful event, brought to you by the Nepalese Canadian Association of Ottawa, has FREE admission and is accepting non-perishable food […]

Thank you Sodexo!

Sodexo Helps “Stop Hunger” Sodexo holds an annual Stop Hunger Dinner, with the proceeds going to local charities.  The Ottawa Food Bank was the lucky beneficiary of this year’s event. Employees from Sodexo’s St. Patrick’s Home on Riverside Drive in Ottawa stopped by the Ottawa Food Bank warehouse on August 10th to present Peter Tilley, […]

Halogen Software Helps the Ottawa Food Bank

The Ottawa Food Bank is grateful for the support of Halogen Software. Recently, the organization has held two separate food and fund raising events in their office, with donations benefiting the food bank. Both events showed the fun spirit and creativity of the organization’s staff. First, the office did an event modeled after the popular […]