CURRENT HAPPENINGS

 

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

Annual Advent Service and Lunch
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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... Read More

 

PAST EVENTS

 

EDC Spins for the Food Centre
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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... Read More

Upgrading our Pantry
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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... Read More

Food drive at Lisgar C.I.
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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... Read More

Food Centre AGM on April 24
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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,... Read More