Holiday Food Drive Wrap Up

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] THE TOTALS ARE IN! Thank you to the nearly 440 workplaces who took part in the 2015 Holiday Food Drive during the months of November and December. Your hard work, kind hearts, and dedication to hunger in Ottawa raised an incredible 108,590 lbs. of food. Even more incredible is the fact that you more […]

2016 Annual General Meeting Summary

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Thank you to all our wonderful supporters, volunteers, and member agency partners who attended the Ottawa Food Bank’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday, January 25. The meeting began with Ottawa Food Bank’s Chair of the Board, David K. Law and Executive Director, Michael Maidment, welcoming everyone to the AGM and emphasizing the important work […]

Canadian Armed Forces Contribute to the Ottawa Food Bank

In early December, members of the Canadian Armed Forces came together to auction goodies and services. Among the highlights were babysitting, coffee for a week, homemade breakfast smoothies, knitted masterpieces, organic lunches, and shortbread. The members of the Canadian Armed Forces held the auction with the goal of helping the less fortunate in National Capital […]

Thank you CCL Foundation

Thank you kindly to Richard Pope from Connor, Clark & Lunn (CCL) Financial Group for stopping by the Ottawa Food Bank for a visit and tour after having sent in a very generous donation from the Connor, Clark, & Lunn Foundation. CCL has supported the Ottawa Food Bank for a number of years, and their […]

Feeding the Need – Winter Newsletter

The Ottawa Food Bank would like to introduce you to our brand new bi-annual newsletter, Feeding the Need! We have visited a number of our community food program partners to talk to their wonderful clients, volunteers, and employees. We want to share their stories with you, our cherished supporters. It is important to us that you […]

Online Donation from the Land Down Under

“My family had to use the services of the food bank multiple times growing up in Ottawa. As an adult living in Australia, I received an invitation to a friend’s wedding back in Ottawa for late last year and I unfortunately couldn’t make the long trip. They encouraged donations to the food bank in lieu […]

Thank you SharePoint Saturday Ottawa!

Thank you once again to our friends from SharePoint Saturday Ottawa who supported the Ottawa Food Bank through one of their events. Also, thank you to the attendees and the organizing committee for the food donations collected during the 4th Annual SharePoint Saturday Ottawa conference in support of the Ottawa Food Bank. You’re continued support […]