Announcement: Appointment of new Exec. Board members

Ottawa Food Bank Executive Director Michael Maidment is pleased to announce the appointment of David Law, Partner at Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP, as Chair of the Board of Directors. Michael G. Adams, Senior Vice-President at Brookfield Soundvest Capital Management, is now the Vice-Chair of the Board. Also newly appointed is Abraham Feinstein as the Board’s […]

Thank you Credit Counselling Society!

Thank you to the Credit Counselling Society for your continued generosity Gary Rusyn from Credit Counselling Society stopped by the Ottawa Food Bank to present their annual and generous donation of  $1,000 to Patti Murphy, Director of Communications and Development. This is the third year in a row the Credit Couselling Society has supported the […]

Pound for Pound with Gabriel Pizza

Pound for Pound with Gabriel Pizza Home of the bigger better pizza to partner with Ottawa Food Bank and neighbouring food banks From February 20 until March 20 Gabriel Pizza’s 32 locations will be holding their inaugural Pound for Pound campaign, in support of community food banks. The campaign will engage Gabriel Pizza, its customers […]

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 […]

Pound for Pound with Gabriel Pizza

Gabriel Pizza’s 32 locations are all set to begin their inaugural Pound 4 Pound campaign February 20th. The campaign encourages customers to order an extra-large pizza (which weighs four pounds) and then Gabriel Pizza will make a 4-pound food donation to participating food banks in our community. “Gabriel Pizza is such a recognized household name,” […]

Corus Feeds Kids Fundraiser at Rosie’s

Corus Feeds Kids Fundraiser at Rosie’s Southern Kitchen & Raw Bar Come to Rosie’s Southern Kitchen & Raw Bar, (895 Bank in the Glebe) on February 15th to celebrate Family Day and help the Ottawa Food Bank! Sunday, Feb. 15th from 1:00pm – 4:00pm Burger & Pop for $5 Burger & Pint for $8 100% […]

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 […]

Congratulations and Thank You, Sue’s Sweets!

A big THANK YOU and even bigger CONGRATULATIONS to Sue’s Sweets for such a wonderful 10th Anniversary celebration. Thank you for including the Ottawa Food Bank during this delicious celebration. Thanks to the generosity of Sue’s Sweets and Sue’s generous customers, $400 and 25 lbs of food was donated to the Ottawa Food Bank. Thank […]

Sens Open Practice

Ever wondered what it takes to make it to the NHL and stay there? Here’s your chance to find out. Esso and the Ottawa Senators are teaming up to provide fans the unique opportunity to attend a Senators gameday skate as they prepare for that evening’s game. Join your friends and family in the stands […]

Ottawa Ice Bowl

TIME FOR SOME DISC GOLF The Ottawa Disc Golf Club is hosting their annual Ottawa Ice Bowl on February 7th at the Kanata Disc Golf Course in Beaverbrook Park . This is where disc golfers from across the Ottawa Region brave the weather and come together for the City’s premier event for fans of the […]