We can’t WAIT for Hope Volleyball 2016

“Help Other People Everywhere!” We are honoured and thrilled to announce that the Ottawa Food Bank will be one of the lucky beneficiary charities of HOPE Volleyball in Summer 2016! HOPE is committed to raising money for local Ottawa charities and over the years has donated more than 3.5 million dollars to over 110 charities. […]

243 Cases of Pork!!

Thank you to the Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB) and Ontario Pork for the wonderful product we received on November 17th through the Ontario Pork Program. These 243 cases filled with packs of freshly produced ground pork will be distributed through our network of community food programs to people in our community who need […]

Thank You SAS team!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A big THANK YOU to the team from SAS, a business analytics and business intelligence software company, for setting aside time and coming to the Ottawa Food Bank to volunteer in our warehouse. This dedicated team sorted through food donations and packed an incredible 150 boxes, which will be sent out to our network of […]

National Philanthropy Day

In the spirit of National Philanthropy Day (Nov. 15), THANK YOU to a all support the Ottawa Food Bank. The support of our donors and volunteers truly helps improve the lives of people across the city, and helps families and individuals move beyond hunger. Our supporters help us in incredible ways. They not only help […]

The Scouts, Metro, and Purolator make a GREAT team!

Thank you Scouts, Metro, and Purolator! November 7th was the 26th Annual Scouts, Metro, and Purolator Food Drive across Ottawa. This food drive is an amazing and unique production where the Scouts collect food and money from generous shoppers at Metro locations across the city. While this is happening there is another team of Scouts […]

Holiday Fund Drive

Thousands of people in the Ottawa area are going hungry. Children. Families. Seniors. All ages. All demographics. Hunger surrounds us. But together, we can make a difference. You can help feed these hungry people with a generous donation to Ottawa Food Bank’s Holiday Fund Drive. Please open your heart and give to End Hunger Now […]

Rockable Hours ROCKED!

Rockable Hours was a charity concert, held in mid-October at Babylon Nightclub, featuring bands made up of lawyers and law students to raise money for the Ottawa Food Bank. The event featured the incredible music stylings of: InteRockular Dysfunction (Gowlings) Perley Jam (Perleys) Lex Rock (Justice Canada) The Reasonable Persons (University of Ottawa law school) Thanks […]