Thank YOU for Giving

Saturday, October 9 was our annual Thanks for Giving Food Drive. The food drive marks an important time of year, as we enter the busy holiday season and begin restocking our shelves for our community.

Thank you to all that donated! Your support helps ensure our neighbours have access to the food they need in our city.

The numbers are in! The 2021 Thanks for Giving Food Drive raised…

25,515 pounds of food!

This year, there were 20 partnering grocery stores across Ottawa! We are incredibly grateful to Loblaws and Metro for hosting our Thanks for Giving Food Drive, and thank all store manager and staff for all their efforts to make the event a success. 

  • Metro Elmvale Acres
  • Metro Blackburn Hamlet
  • Metro Cumberland
  • Metro McCarthy
  • Metro Fallingbrook
  • Metro Convent Glen
  • Metro SouthGate
  • Metro Beechwood
  • Metro Glebe
  • Loblaws South Keys
  • Loblaws Gloucester
  • Loblaws College Square
  • Loblaws Isabella
  • Loblaws Carlingwood
  • YIG Bank street
  • Superstore Westboro
  • Loblaws Elmvale
  • Loblaws Merivale
  • Loblaws Vanier
  • Loblaws Rideau & Nelson

Finally, a big thank you to Ottawa’s Best Volunteers – we simply could not operate efficiently and successfully without you! Your dedication and support made this Thanks for Giving Food Drive our most successful yet!

Interested in upcoming volunteer opportunities with the Ottawa Food Bank? Look no further:


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