The Home Depot and Trent Lumber donate materials, expertise, and time

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]THANK YOU to Home Depot (Kanata) and Trent Lumber for being such amazing supporters of the Ottawa Food Bank. These two generous organizations have donated their materials, expertise, and time to build a 12 foot by 20 foot storage shed at the Ottawa Food Bank’s Community Harvest farm. This shed will house farming equipment and […]

Sodexo is Feeding Our Future

Thank you to Sodexo for once again partnering with the Ottawa Food Bank to help provide meals to children in Summer day camps this season. Feeding Our Future is a program where Sodexo partners with community hunger relief organizations to provide meals to children in need who are out of school for the summer. This […]

Have a competitive side? Watch this!

Join us for the Ottawa Food Bank’s 4th Annual Food Sort Challenge. Looking for a team building experience like no other? Gather your colleagues together for a great team building experience where the outcome is helping to feed local families and individuals in need. You will compete head to head against another teams (maximum 10 […]

Media Advisory: Ottawa Food Bank cultivates new partnership at its farming project

The Home Depot and Trent Lumber to donate materials, expertise, and time to build large-scale equipment storage shed (Ottawa, ON) The Kanata location of Home Depot as well as Trent Lumber will donate materials, expertise, and time to build a secure, 12’ x 20’ equipment storage shed on the Ottawa Food Bank’s six-acre farming project […]

A Wonderful Wedding Request

We are donating at the request of [our friends] Melissa and Daniel, who were recently married. Melissa spent many years in Ottawa, and asked that people donate to the Ottawa Food Bank rather than give them gifts. -Online Donor

Thank you Union Local 613

Happy Third Anniversary! Our friends at Union Local 613 recently celebrated their third year of culinary excellence. Once again, during the bash they shared the spotlight with other Ottawa restaurant greats, as well as the Ottawa Food Bank. The gathering raised just over $4,000 for the Ottawa Food Bank! Thank you to Union, as well […]

Have a BMO MasterCard? Donating just got easier with ChangeIt!

Small Change. Big Difference. We’re happy to announce that Ottawa Food Bank is now a partner of ChangeIt; a new way to donate while making everyday purchases using your existing BMO MasterCard. ChangeIt lets you automatically round up your purchases and donate the difference to us! With ChangeIt you can track your donations online, control […]

A beautiful week for Community Harvest

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Onions and carrots and beets, OH MY! It is always an exciting time at the Ottawa Food Bank and on our farm when freshly produce gets picked by the crate full! These veggies will find their way to programs across Ottawa to help members of our community move beyond hunger. We know fresh is […]

A donor’s story

I have helped the food bank recently with my time… I also recently became unemployed and know how hard it can be to make ends meet every month. This donation is just me trying to help a little because one day I may need the service myself if I don’t find a job soon… but […]

Multiply Your Dollars 5 Times!

It’s truly amazing what a dollar can do. Your dollar can multiply to provide five dollars worth of food for families in need in Ottawa. Your support allows us to collect, sort, and distribute that food and help our neighbours move beyond hunger. Thank you for opening your heart and supporting the Ottawa Food Bank […]