CURRENT HAPPENINGS

 

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

School Food Drives
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Local schools are great supporters!:  Already this year, several schools have had  food drives for the our Food Centre.  Hopewell did two food drives this fall, and will be doing another in December, while both... Read More

 

PAST EVENTS

 

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

Cameron Highlanders Concert:  
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Cameron Highlanders Concert:  On Wednesday, December 5 the Pipes and Drums of the Cameron Highlanders  of Ottawa will present their annual Christmas Concert at St. Giles Church at 7:30 pm. Admission is by free will offering... Read More

Thirteen Strings Candlelight concert
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Thirteen Strings Candlelight Christmas concert takes place on Tuesday, December 4 at Dominion-Chalmers Church at 7:30 pm.   A collection in support of the Food Centre will be taken up at intermission. See poster attached.   For tickets:  https://thirteenstrings.ca/product/christmas-candlelight-concert/... Read More

Food Drive McKeen Metro
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Please support  our  food drive at McKeen Metro:  On Saturday December 1 and Sunday, December 2, McKeen Metro Glebe is hosting a food drive for the Food Centre. We are grateful to this opportunity to... Read More

Hellelujah! Spring Benefit Concert
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CLICK HERE for 2018 Benefit Concert Poster Sunday, April 22nd and 4pm St. Giles Church 729 Bank St. at First Ave. in the Glebe (for ramp / elevator use 181 First Ave. door) Featuring: Concert,... Read More

Thank you
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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... Read More

School Food Drives
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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... Read More