Concerts and Food Drives, December 2018: The Food Centre was fortunate to benefit from several fundraising events in December. On the 5th, Thirteen Strings’ Candlelight Christmas concert raised over $1,400 for the Food Centre. On the 6th, St. Giles Presbyterian … Read More
Over the Christmas season, a number of local schools organized wonderful food drives. They included Mutchmor Public School, First Avenue PS, Glashan PS, Elgin Street PS, Lady Evelyn Alternative School, Glebe Collegiate, Lisgar Collegiate and Glebe Montessori. Corpus Christi Separate … Read More
On November 31 CCSAC and the Food Centre held its annual Advent Service and Lunch. George Haines, a long-time volunteer at the Food Centre, received the Food Centre’s Betty Neelin Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service at the lunch. In the … Read More
Many thanks for the amazing food drive the Grade 6 students at Elgin!
Thirteen Strings directed by Kevin Mallon 7:30pm Tuesday December 5th at 19h30
Walkathon for Food Centre, Sunday, October 15, registration begins at 1:30 at Ottawa City Hall.
EDC Spins for the Food Centre: the Food Centre was thrilled to receive a large food drive from a Spin-A-Thon earlier this month by employees of Export Development Corporation (EDC), organized by Sarah Cogliati and Joseph Rios. Over 550 high-quality … Read More
The Food Centre is very grateful to the Ottawa Bytown Rotary Club for purchasing a new dishwasher for our Pantry, to replace our old, worn-out one. At the same time, we needed to replace the old counter top which was … Read More
Food drive at Lisgar C.I.: Lisgar Collegiate’s Student Council organized another food drive for us in March, resulting in an amazing 420 cans of food and $720 in cash donations. We are very appreciative of their generosity, especially as donations … Read More
Our parent organization, CCSAC, will hold its Annual General Meeting on Monday, April 24 at 7 pm at Church of the Ascension, 253 Echo Drive. Reports from Kristine Bur, Chair of CCSAC and Kerry Kaiser, Coordinator of the Food Centre, … Read More