Thank you Kanata Lakes golf group!

The tradition continues!  The Kanata Lakes golf group once again returned to the Ottawa Food Bank to volunteer to sort food in our warehouse on December 10th. In addition to volunteering, they also  generously donated $4,400! We are very thankful to this great group of gentlemen who support the Ottawa Food Bank on an annual […]

Captial Junk: Free e-Waste Pick Up

This December 10th and 11th Capital Junk will be collecting e-waste from Ottawa residents and businesses and asking clients for a minimum $20.00 donation to the Ottawa Food Bank rather than charging the normal removal costs. If you have any old TVs, computers, printers, phones or IT equipment lying around the house or workplace that you don’t […]

Thank you CBC Ottawa

When the Ottawa Food Bank received word that we would be the beneficiary of CBC’s 23rd annual holiday fundraising campaign, Project Give, we thought it was too good to be true. Even now that it is over, the staff team at the Ottawa Food Bank is still finding the whole experience was just that: too […]

Thank you OC Transpo and Loblaws

The 30th Annual OC Transpo-Loblaws Christmas Food Drive was a success! This year was a record-breaking year for donations bringing in 234,600 pounds (or 133,694 items) of food and an incredible $36,135 in cash and vouchers! In 2013, we saw 182,000 pounds (112,000 items) and $14,000. THANK YOU to everyone who was involved with this […]

Ottawa Sens – Ottawa Food Bank Night

SENS VS. CANUCKS Come out to watch your Ottawa Senators take on the Vancouver Canucks on Dec. 7! Bring non-perishable food items or cash donations for the Ottawa Food Bank. Donation bins and volunteers will be collecting at the main doors of the Canadian Tire Centre from 4:30 – 7 p.m. Game starts at 7 […]

Mayor’s 14th Annual Christmas Celebration

Ottawa City Hall – 110 Laurier Avenue West Saturday, December 6th 2 – 6 p.m. This fun-filled celebration will include ice skating on the Rink of Dreams, hot chocolate, roasting marshmallows and horse-drawn wagon rides on Marion Dewar Plaza. Inside City Hall, meet Santa and Mrs. Claus, make a craft in Santa’s Workshop, have your […]

Christmas Goose Concert at the NAC

12th 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 Pat Moore Mary Moore & Marylise Chauvette Trevor Alguire Tony Turner Terry McLeish Tyler Kealey Chris MacLean Back-up band: Ann Downey and Pat McLaughlin Back by […]

Tech the Halls

The annual Tech the Halls holiday party is the biggest Canadian Science and Technology Museums Member event of the year and they want to see you there! This year it is taking place on December 6th from 6-9 p.m. Included in your ticket: comedy, juggling, circus stunts, with a hint of magic from The Cowguys’ […]

Bushpilots & Friends: Second Last Waltz

11th Annual Xmas Bash in support of the Ottawa Food Bank It was so much fun the first time, how could we not? The Bushpilots and The Cripple Creek Horns are THRILLED to be reprising last year’s epic performance of The Band’s Last Waltz with a whole new crop of special guests and a few […]

OC Transpo Annual Christmas Food Drive

Fill a bus during the 30th Anniversary of the OC Transpo Christmas Food Drive in Partnership with Loblaw Companies Ltd This is always a fun food drive for the Ottawa Food Bank – and they’re at it again for the 30th year in a row! OC Transpo will be parking buses outside participating Loblaws, Superstores […]