Thank You Halogen!

Halogen Software is a great example of innovative donors! They always think of amazing ways to raise money to the Ottawa Food Bank. In the past they’ve done events such as dunk tanks and CANstruction. Just recently, they had Thirsty Tuesday and Thirsty Thursday, where there was a treat and coffee cart being pushed around […]

Thank you Genband!

The Ottawa Food Bank recently received a very generous $1,300 donation from Genband, a worldwide leader in the IP multimedia market. This amazing donation is from used computer sales. This isn’t the first time Genband has lent a supportive hand to the Ottawa Food Bank. In the past, Genband has volunteered during the Food Aid […]

IBM at Tom Black’s Farm

Thank you to the team from IBM who came out to Tom Black’s Farm on Saturday, September 15th. The team consisted of IBM employees from Canada, US, and Dubai – all of whom are working with the Mayor and City of Ottawa on light rail and other special projects. Their volunteer work was part of […]

Thank You For Your Support, Jewel 98.5!

The Ottawa Food Bank is so grateful for the relationship it has with The Jewel 98.5. Aside from playing great music, the Jewel is also a strong Ottawa Food Bank supporter, and is willing to go above and beyond to help fight hunger in the Ottawa community. Last month, The Jewel in Concert brought in […]

TVO Kids – Everyobody Help Out

TVO Kids is asking Ontario kids to help those in need TVO Kids is challenging kids in Ontario to collect 250,000 items of food to donate to their local food banks! The challenge will go for the duration of the school year, and it’s easy to participate! 1) Collect Food 2) Drop your donation off […]

Grandparents’ Day at Beacon Heights Retirement Residence

Join us as we pay homage to the penny on Grandparents’ Day All Seniors Care Living Centres are celebrating Grandparents’ Day and paying homage to the penny in all of their 18 All Seniors Care properties across five provinces during the month of September.  They are asking everyone to collect their pennies and bring them […]

Thank you Petro Canada, Stittsville!

A big thank you to the employees at the Petro Canada in Stittsville for coming together to help the Ottawa Food Bank when they heard times were tough due to recent weather and economic conditions. Radek Szybowski, the owner of the Stittsville Petro Canada, had heard on the radio that the Ottawa Food Bank was […]