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We are committed to the ideal that no one in our region should ever have to struggle with hunger; with this in mind the Ottawa Food Bank collects and distributes food to community food programs, who then provide it to those in need.

If you or someone you know is hungry and in need of a little help, please consult our useful tool to find the community food program that’s closest to you.

If you are looking to inquire about Christmas Hampers, please call 211

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