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Scouts-Metro and Purolator Food Drive

WATCH FOR THE SCOUTS

This is the 22nd Scouts-Metro and Purolator Food Drive. Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Venturers will be out at local Metro stores Saturday collecting food for the Ottawa Food Bank, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Other members will be working away and volunteering their time at the Ottawa Food Bank warehouse sorting and packing all the food donations as they come in. Wonderful volunteers from Purolator will be stopping by the grocery stores to collect the donations.  This is a unique food drive as it is the only one in Ottawa Food Bank history that collects and sorts all the food in one day!

Last year’s drive brought in 81,500 pounds of food and just over $10,000! Incredible!

Participating Metro locations:

754 Bank Street
245 Rideau Street
2636 Innes Road
6509 Jeanne D’Arc Blvd
4510 Innes Road
1675 10th Line Road
1930 Montreal Road
1021 St.Laurent Blvd
50 Beechwood Avenue
2261 Walkley Road
2515 Bank Street
3655 Richmond Road
250 Greenbank Road
1705 Merivale Road
1360 Richmond Road
345 Carleton Avenue
3201 Strandherd Drive
3310 McCarthy Rd.
1465 Merivale Rd. Unit 3

 

 

 

754 Bank Street
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