Rickshaw Studios Food Drive

Boost your business and help the Ottawa Food Bank! This summer Rickshaw Studios: Print + Marketing (the people behind Ottawa Rickshaws) is offering the opportunity to both further your career and give to the Ottawa Food Bank at the same time. From now until September 1st you are eligible to receive free print and graphic […]

Thank you Knights of Columbus

Thank you to the Knights of Columbus for your continued support and your recent donation. During their monthly visit to sort donations in our warehouse, the Knights of Columbus presented the Ottawa Food Bank with a very generous $500 donation! This donation was in recognition of the Ottawa Food Bank’s 30 years of serving the […]

Great Glebe Garage Sale

IT’S ABOUT MORE THAN JUST GOOD DEALS It’s time for the 28th Annual Great Glebe Garage Sale! A day full of sun, unique items, and giving to a good cause. Rain or Shine! “Since the inception of the sale in 1986, the Glebe Community Association has endorsed donations to the Ottawa Food Bank as part […]

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 volunteer@ottawafoodbank.ca, if you would like to attend. As these […]

Thank you FMI for your continued support

Thank you to the Financial Management Institute of Canada (FMI) for inviting us to your Professional Development Day to present us with a very generous $200 donation. We are honoured to be the non-profit organization your team chose to support. Your donation will go a long way, as we’re able to turn $1 donated into […]

A FRESH new partnership with Strathmere

Thank you to Strathmere for their commitment to healthy, fresh, and organic foods. For the last 5 or 6 years, Strathmere has been serving their guests a variety of items from their own organic garden, which works within their philosophy of “fresh, local, and seasonal”. This year, Strathmere has taken it upon themselves to include […]

Jewel Monthly Food Drive

The Jewel is still at it! Great supporters of the Ottawa Food Bank, 98.5 The Jewel, will be collecting food donations for the Ottawa Food Bank once again! When: Sunday, May 18th, 11a.m. – 3 p.m. Where: Metro Fallingbrooke Check out our list of most needed items for ideas on what to donate, and stop […]

Ottawa Rock Lottery 6.0

“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 and food for the Ottawa […]

For our 30th: 30 Ways to Help the Ottawa Food Bank

We’re officially 30 years old. While it’s not necessarily a celebration that we’re turning 30, it’s still worth a mention that 30 years later, community hunger is still an issue in Ottawa. In recognition of that, here’s a list of 30 ways you can help the Ottawa Food Bank make a difference. For the full […]

Thank you Felix!

Felix stopped by the Ottawa Food Bank today to drop off donations he recently collected during his birthday. He just celebrated turning seven and asked guests at his party to bring donations for the Ottawa Food Bank! A big thank you to all of Felix’s friends who donated. Thank you so much for being a […]