Run for Our Cause in the Virtual Ottawa Race Weekend

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While the traditional Ottawa Race Weekend had to be cancelled due to safe physical distancing practices, they are still committed to getting people involved and supporting local charities! Ottawa Food Bank is proud to be a participating charity in the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend Virtual Run taking place from May 1 – 30, 2021. Join […]

How to Set-up a Peer to Peer Fundraising Site

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Looking for a way to help your community from the comfort of your own home? Go virtual with your upcoming birthday celebrations, special events or personal challenges. Set up your own Fund Drive in support of the Ottawa Food Bank with an online donation page and encourage your friends and family to support you and […]

National Day of Observance — One Year Since COVID-19 Became a Pandemic

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Today is the National Day of Observance marking one year since COVID-19 officially became a pandemic. No one fully knew what was ahead in March of 2020, but amongst all the uncertainty of what was to come, there was one theme that really stood out: kindness and community. Thank you to all the incredible donors […]

Announcement: Appointment of New Executive Board Members

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The Ottawa Food Bank is pleased to announce that last week, the new Executive Committee of our Board of Directors was selected and Board members were appointed to their new roles. We’d like to thank and congratulate the following Board members for their new roles: Sarah Tremblay, Chair    Michaela Tokarski, Vice Chair      Marian McMahon, Treasurer […]