As we’re now into 2020, we’re eager to report back on how your generosity helped provide to people across Ottawa throughout last year. Our big focus over the past few years has been to increase the amount, and variety, of fresh fruits and vegetables we provide to our member agencies all year long. And with […]
The Ottawa Food Bank, along with our member agency network, are encouraged by City Council’s unanimous support of Councillor McKenny’s motion recognizing an emergency and crisis in our city regarding affordable housing and homelessness. There are well over 12,000 people on the wait list for affordable housing. Currently, people are living in hotels and motels, […]
Thank you to all who attended our AGM on Monday, January 27, 2020 at Jim Durrell Rec Centre.
Thanks to your holiday spirit and generosity, our volunteer food sorters have been working hard since the Holiday Food Drive, presented by Mosaic, began in November. Over the course of the Holiday Food Drive a total of 433 workplaces, classrooms, community groups, and teams collectively raised more than $240,000 and 98,195 lbs. of food. This […]
Under the direct supervision of Director of Communications & Development, the Community Engagement and Events Manager is responsible for all aspects of events revenue generation and planning and for the Ottawa Food Bank, including Ottawa Food Bank signature events and third party/corporate sponsored events. The ideal candidate will have a dynamic and outgoing personality, be […]
Days Hours Minutes Early Bird Registration is now open forFood Sort Challenge 2020! Our Food Sort Challenge, presented by Mondeau Bathroom and Kitchen, is getting tougher and tougher every year! New for 2020: Recreational Rounds & Professional Streams (think Grocery Stores!) We are thrilled to announce, that once again this year our Food Sort Challenge […]