HOPE Volleyball Volunteers Needed

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Did you know the Ottawa Food Bank is one of the beneficiaries of this year’s HOPE Volleyball Summerfest on July 16th? We are so excited for the day, and we want YOU to join us! Volunteers are needed to help at HOPE Summerfest! If you’re available on July 16th check out our volunteer listings, sign […]

A wonderful Great Glebe Garage Sale!

Thank you GGGS! With potential for a few more donations to come our way from the Great Glebe Garage Sale, which took place in May, we are in awe of our community’s generosity! So far, we have received a total of over $7,680! Thank you to everyone who donated a part of their earnings, to […]

Congratulations and Thank You, Wyatt!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Wyatt McWilliams gets the Meritorious Service Decoration (Civil Division) Our friend, Wyatt McWilliams, is being recognized for his incredible contribution to his community through his dedicated work with the Ottawa Food Bank. According to the Governor General of Canada’s website the Meritorious Service Decoration (Civil Division) is, “given to recognize remarkable contributions in many […]

Thank You United For Refugees!

The Ottawa Food Bank recently received a $35,000 donation from United for Refugees. United for Refugees is a partnership between United Way Ottawa, the Community Foundation of Ottawa, the City of Ottawa, and Refugee 613. Thanks to the incredible people involved with United for Refugees as well as all who donated to the cause, United […]

Thank you Team Depot!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Thanks to a recent community grant from our friends at The Home Depot, we were able to renovate our storage area that houses much of our support materials and equipment that staff and volunteers require in order to execute necessary fundraising initiatives which take place throughout the city every year. Thank you to Team Depot […]

Community Harvest Program gets a boost from the Community Foundation of Ottawa

Our Community Harvest farming project machinery is in the process of getting some much-needed upgrades thanks to funding by a grant from the Community Foundation of Ottawa. The Ottawa Food Bank has just received $10,000 from the Community Foundation of Ottawa’s Community Grant Program. This generous grant will enable the Ottawa Food Bank to purchase […]

Gees Bees beehive to benefit the Ottawa Food Bank

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Ottawa Food Bank all abuzz about new partnership with Gees Bees Honey Company Gees Bees Honey Company has always been committed to helping the honeybee population, and is now focusing some attention on helping hungry people in Ottawa as well. With the support of a grant from JustChange Ottawa, Gees Bees has teamed up […]

Food Aid Day Wrap-Up

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It may have been raining – but the fun was alive and well at this year’s Food Aid Day featuring the Mayor’s Rural Expo! Thank you to all who came out to help us raise money for our Food Aid Beef Program. Your generous support helped us raise over $120,000! Our Food Aid Program, purchases […]

And the winner is…

…6713910 Thank you to all who came out to City Hall to support our Food Aid Program, and check out the Mayor’s Rural Expo. Also thank you to all who purchased 50/50 tickets. If the above number is you, please email Meg or give her a call at 613-745-7001 ext. 111 Thank you to all […]