See what's happening at the Ottawa Food Bank

Ottawa Food Bank Announces Emergency $500,000 Grant to Meet Increasing Need

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON – Ottawa’s food insecurity is at a crisis level and requires emergency support. To meet this critical need, the Ottawa …

Read More →

Thank You Holiday Food Drive All-Stars!

We’re blown away by the generosity of our Holiday Food Drive Ambassadors! Every year, we rely on our Holiday Food Drive, presented by Mosaic, to …

Read More →

Thank you! Annual Mayor’s Christmas Celebration

Thank you Mayor Mark Sutcliffe for hosting the Annual Mayor’s Christmas Celebration! We had a blast meeting Mr. and Mrs. Claus, roasting marshmallows, going on …

Read More →

Thank You for Giving Generously to CBC Project Give!

On Friday, December 9, CBC Ottawa devoted a day of programming to making the season kind. Project Give, their annual charity drive in support of …

Read More →

Thank You! OC Transpo / Loblaw Christmas Food Drive 2022

Today, we want to say a huge THANK YOU to OC Transpo, Loblaw, the City of Ottawa, and all the dedicated staff, volunteers and community …

Read More →

The Ottawa Food Bank’s Most Needed Items

We are often asked: “What items are most helpful to donate?” We are so grateful for a community this generous and thoughtful! We’ve put together …

Read More →




0 lbs
of fresh porduce grown and eaten
0 tons
of chicken received and delivered
0 %
of our food output is fresh
0 tons
of food distributed each day

We’d love to keep in touch.

Sign up for the occasional update on the

Ottawa Food Bank!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Need food?

Use our look up tool to find the community food program in your neighbourhood.