Wonderful Adobe Volunteers!

Thank You! Adobe employees have been instrumental in our warehouse this past week. They have been helping us manage the donations from the Tenant-Landlord Food Drive as they get dropped off at our Michael St. location. Boxes have been dropped off by the dozens, and the volunteers from Adobe have been amazing at emptying and […]

Thank you, Accolade

Accolade Promotion Group, in Ottawa, recently had an open house and sample sale where guest were invited to donate to the Ottawa Food Bank. Thanks to the kind hearts of Accolade and their customers, they raised and donated $679 for the Ottawa Food Bank! Thank you – your donation will go a long way to […]

Volunteer Information Session

You Are Invited To Attend! Each one-hour volunteer information session takes place on-site at the Ottawa Food Bank in our volunteer room, and includes a short tour of our warehouse operation. Please email our volunteer coordinator, Jo-Anne, if you would like to attend. As these sessions are on-going, please specify which date you’re attending. We […]

Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

Calling all our wonderful volunteers.. The Ottawa Food Bank would like to extend an invitation to attend our Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast! In recognition of National Volunteer Week (April 21 – 27), and in celebration of our wonderful volunteers, we’d like to share a breakfast with you to show that you are an essential piece of […]

Sixth Monthly Jewel Food Drive

Great supporters of the Ottawa Food Bank, 98.5 The Jewel, will be collecting food donations for the sixth month in a row! When: April 21, 12  – 4 p.m. Where: Loblaws Carlingwood A big thank you for their efforts so far. March’s food drive brought in 2,000 pounds of food and $200! Check out our […]

The Tenors: Lead With Your Heart Tour

Thank you to all who purchased tickets to this amazing SOLD OUT event at the National Arts Centre. Concert goers are in for an evening of entertainment as The Tenors, along with the NAC Orchestra, fill the theatre with their blend of classical music and contemporary pop that has garnered them international success. Attendees are […]

The Tenors: Lead With Your Heart Tour

Thank you to all who purchased tickets to this amazing SOLD OUT event at the National Arts Centre. Concert goers are in for an evening of entertainment as The Tenors, along with the NAC Orchestra, fill the theatre with their blend of classical music and contemporary pop that has garnered them international success. Attendees are […]

Volunteer Information Session

You Are Invited To Attend! Each one-hour volunteer information session takes place on-site at the Ottawa Food Bank in our volunteer room, and includes a short tour of our warehouse operation. Please email our volunteer coordinator, Jo-Anne, if you would like to attend. As these sessions are on-going, please specify which date you’re attending. We […]

Thank You, Callum!

Callum, four years old, was curious what the red donation bin at his grocery store was for. When Mom and Dad, Micheline and James, told him it is for giving food to those who are hungry, Callum immediately said he wanted to do a food drive! At the time, they decided to wait for the […]

Spring Has Sprung!

A Successful Spring Food Drive Thank you to the wonderfully generous people in the Ottawa community for a successful Spring Food Drive. The Spring Food Drive is always an important one. It gives the Ottawa Food Bank the opportunity to re-stock its shelves for those in need, as people’s bills tend to run their highest […]