Donate before the ball drops on New Year’s Eve

[vc_row][vc_column][countdown month=”1″ year=”2018″ day=”1″][vc_column_text] There is still time to donate and receive a charitable tax receipt for 2017 If you’ve been putting off making your donation, but still want a tax receipt for this year, please ensure we receive your donation BEFORE midnight on Sunday, December 31st. The winter months are some of the busiest […]

Ottawa Hunger Report 2017: Fighting Hunger

…not just for the next meal, but for the next 10 years This year’s Ottawa Hunger Report shines a light on not only what is happening in our own back yard, but also across the province and the country. In Ottawa, and nationally, the number of people turning to food banks has yet to fall […]

Ottawa’s Holiday Helpers showed beautiful generosity on December 7th

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 10th Annual Food Drive a Success With three locations for people  to drop off donations (Walmart Innes, Walmart Baseline, and CTV Morning Live headquarters), the community stopped by to show support from the Ottawa Food Bank from 6 straight through until 10 a.m. As the trucks and money jars started to fill, all involved […]

Thank you OC Transpo, Loblaws, and Ottawa!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The 33rd annual OC Transpo Loblaws Christmas Food Drive took place on December 2nd, and it was an incredible day! Thank you to all who donated and participated, truly making the day so great. Buses and volunteers were at over 20 Loblaw locations across the city collecting food and monetary donations. Donors, volunteers, city and […]

Thank you Ottawa for an amazing CBC Project Give

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What a way to ring in December! CBC’s listeners, viewers, and fans raised $130,787.30 for the Ottawa Food Bank this year during Project Give, the station’s annual day of giving. The festive broadcast was filled with live music, stories, giving, prizes, and the love of the community! CBC Project Give is a day the […]

Dec. 7th: CTV Morning Live’s Holiday Helpers Food Drive

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Join us and the CTV Morning Live crew on December 7th CTV Morning Live’s Holiday Helpers Food Drive in support of the Ottawa Food Bank helps raise awareness around the importance of making food and monetary donations during this critical time of year. CTV Morning Live and the Ottawa Food Bank are calling on […]