Food Aid BBQ and Mayor’s Rural Expo

A BBQ FOR YOU. FOOD FOR THOSE IN NEED. To raise money for our Food Aid program, we hold an annual BBQ. After all, what better way to raise money for a program that supplies beef to those in need than by selling burgers from The Works? Rural businesses will be on hand to showcase […]

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 […]

Food Aid Day BBQ

For Immediate Release: May 30, 2013 Beefing up for local families in need Community invited to Ottawa Food Bank’s 9th Annual Food Aid BBQ as part of day-long Mayor’s Rural Expo (Ottawa, ON) – Ottawa residents are invited to Ottawa City Hall this FRIDAY, May 31st for the 9th Annual Food Aid Day and inaugural […]

Gloucester Fair – Ottawa Food Bank Day!

Gloucester Fair at the Rideau Carleton Raceway This year the Gloucester Fair runs from Thursday, May 23rd to Sunday, May 26th. On Thursday, May 23rd, admission will be free! So the fair is encouraging people to bring non-perishable or fund donations for the Ottawa Food Bank! Where: Rideau Carleton Raceway (4837 Albion Rd) For more […]

Ottawa Fury Pre-Season Games

Let’s get out and support our Ottawa Fury Soccer club! Join them in the pre-seaon to watch a game and cheer them on, during the game on May 19th. Admission is FREE for people who bring a non-perishable food donation to the Ottawa Food Bank! Game Details: Sunday, May 19, 2 p.m. – Ottawa Fury […]

Ottawa Rock Lottery

“Why have a scene when you can have a community?” 25 musicians from 25 different bands come together to create 20-30 minutes of original music as 5 new bands, who formed exactly 24 hours prior to the event. The alternative rock community comes together to rock out and raise money for the Ottawa Food Bank […]

Seventh 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: May 18, 10 a.m.  – 2 p.m. Where: Metro Fallingbrook A big thank you for their efforts so far. March’s food drive brought in 2,000 pounds of food and $200! Check out […]

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 CJOC

The Canadian Joint Operations Command (CJOC) had a Charity Hockey Tournament at the Minto Skating Centre  near the beginning of May, where they asked players and attendees to bring non-perishable donations for the Ottawa Food Bank. Thank you for your support! Initiatives like these make a difference in the Ottawa community.

Whole Earth Expo

“This exciting new two-day event will bring together individuals, experts, communities and businesses from across the region around a conscious, value-based and holistic approach to life with something for every member of your family.” Non perishable food donations for the Ottawa Food Bank will be accepted on-sight. For more event details, please visit their website.   […]