CURRENT HAPPENINGS

 

Meet and Greet for Federal Candidates
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The Food Centre, along with two Health Centres and our neighbouring Food Centres, organized a very successful Meet and Greet on Wednesday, October 6 for Federal Candidates in the Ottawa Centre riding to give our... Read More

 

PAST EVENTS

 

Walk for the Centre
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4th Annual Walk for the Centre The fourth annual Walk for the Centre, organized by Centretown Churches Social Action Committee,  was held on Sunday, October 6. Over 100 walkers came to raise awareness for food... Read More

Ottawa Bytown Rotary Club’s food drive
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Volunteers from the Ottawa Bytown Rotary Club held another successful food drive for us on September 28 at Loblaws on Isabella, collecting over $1,000 in food and $600 in cash donations.  We are very grateful... Read More

Lenten Food Drives
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The Food Centre was the beneficiary of amazing food drives during Lent by Corpus Christi School and by Canadian Martyrs Church. As well, many other CCSAC churches made special contributions to us, and we are... Read More

CEFC in Ottawa At Home Magazine
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The Food Centre was honoured to be featured in Giving Back, Catherine Clark’s column on local charitable initiatives, in the Winter 2019 edition of Ottawa Magazine. The full text of Ms. Clark’s article can be read  here. Read More

AGM
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Our parent organization, CCSAC, and the CEFC will hold their  Annual General Meeting on Wed. April 3 at 7 pm at Blessed Sacrament, 194 Fourth Avenue. All are welcome to attend. Refreshments to follow. Read More

School Food Drives Update
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We experienced wonderful food drives by our local schools this fall and in December, when five more schools sent large donations to the Food Centre.   Read More

Holiday Concerts and Fundraising Update
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The Food Centre was very fortunate to receive generous donations at Christmas time, including the proceeds from the Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa’s Christmas concert and a special collection at Thirteen Strings Christmas Candlelight concert. As... Read More