Ottawa OutGROW OutPLAY Holiday Sale

Ottawa OutGROW OutPLAY Holiday Sale When: November 30, 2013 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a half price sale 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Where: Halls A & B Nepean Sportsplex – 1701 Woodroffe Avenue Admission is a donation to the Ottawa Food Bank

Annual Christmas Goose Concert at the NAC

11th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS GOOSE Get your tickets today for this amazing, fun, and seasonal concert featuring holiday favourites sung by local songwriters. Featuring songs and performances by: Megan Jerome John Hanson Chris White Jill Zmud Trevor Alguire Tony Turner Lynne Hanson Chris MacLean Back-up band: Gilles LeClerc and Ken Kanwisher Back, by popular demand, there […]

Thank you Egg Farmers of Canada

Thank you to the team of 50 people from the Egg Farmers of Canada who came by the Ottawa Food Bank to help in our warehouse. While volunteering, Egg Farmers of Canada CEO, Tim Lambert presented Ottawa Food Bank’s Michael Maidment with a very generous donation of $6,000! The Egg Farmers of Canada are a […]

Thank you CANstruction Teams!

A big thank you to the participating teams and the organizers of this year’s CANstruction event at the Canada Science and Technology Museum. The three participating teams used an amazing 8,000 pounds of food to build their Canadian Landmarks themed structures. After the event and exhibition was over, all 8,000 pounds was donated to the […]

The Bushpilots XMas Bash

10th Annual Xmas Bash in support of the Ottawa Food Bank The Bushpilots and The Cripple Creek Horns present: The Band’s Last Waltz When: Saturday, November 23rd @ 9 p.m. Where: The Rainbow – 76 Murray Street Ticket: $10 donation at the door There will once again be amazing raffle prizes, including: One pair of […]

Pathfinder Systems Design

Local firms helping local communities! Join Pathfinder Systems Design on Saturday Nov. 23rd at the Great Canadian Superstore in Westboro for chances to win great prizes while helping families in need. They are looking for non-perishable items to support local families in need during the holiday season. With ever donation you bring, you have a […]

Volunteer Information Session

You Are Invited To Attend! Each one-hour volunteer information session takes place on-site at the Ottawa Food Bank (1317 Michael St) in our volunteer room, and includes a short tour of our warehouse operation. Space is limited! You must register by emailing our volunteer coordinator, Jo-Anne at, if you would like to attend. As these […]

Thank you Westboro Legion

Congratulations on your 65th Year In celebration of the Westboro Legion’s 65th year, they donated $6,500 to various charities in their community. The Ottawa Food Bank was honoured to be selected as one of the 12 recipient charities, and humbled to be standing with other great non-profits including Operation Come Home, Max Keeping Foundation, and […]

House of the Rising Sun

A New Orleans Inspired Evening Students from the Algonquin College Hospitality & Tourism Management Program are putting together and evening of dinner and entertainment not to be missed! Your tickets include a four-course meal with paired beverages, a silent auction, amazing jazz music, and burlesque entertainment! Stop by the photo booth to commemorate the evening. […]

Jewel Monthly Food Drive

Great supporters of the Ottawa Food Bank, 98.5 The Jewel, will be collecting food donations for the Ottawa Food Bank! When: Sunday, November 17th, 12 – 4 p.m. Where: Superstore Westboro Check out our list of most needed items for ideas on what to donate, and stop by the Independent to say HI to our […]