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Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

East India Co Restaurant helps KickStart

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Thank you to the East India Co Restaurant for including the Ottawa Food Bank in their 2nd annual fundraiser. This event is an amazing night for food, prizes, and fun and will be an annual fundraiser for the Ottawa Food Bank’s KickStart program. KickStart is our program which helps school meal programs and after-school clubs […]

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Thank you Gluten Free Expo

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The Ottawa Food Bank was once again invited to attend the recent Gluten Free Expo, where vendors and attendances were encouraged to make a donation. After a wonderful expo, the Ottawa Food Bank received a total of approximately 2,000 lbs of food and $1,785! Thank you to all who made a donation, and thank you […]

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Amazing Food Sort Challenge

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The Ottawa Food Bank recently held its 3rd Annual Food Sort Challenge. An event that ran from 10 in the morning until 4:30 in the afternoon with 20 teams pairing off two at a time to sort a tonne of food the fastest. What a day! Thank you to the 20 teams who participated. Collectively […]

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Thank you Zombies!

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While the Zombies may have been partially focused on eating brains, they also recognized that non-zombies are in need of more. Thank you to the organizers of the ever-popular and fun Ottawa Zombie Walk for another great event, and thank you for once again making it in support of the Ottawa Food Bank. This years […]

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Thanks for Giving, Ottawa

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Thank you to all who participated in our annual Thanks for Giving Food Drive. This food drive took place is grocery stores across the City during the first two weekends of October. Thank you very much to the participating Loblaws, Metro, Your Independent Grocers, and Superstore locations for allowing our volunteers into your stores to […]

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