First Avenue Food Drive

Some of the students of Mme Chloe who helped with First Avenue PS’s food drive peek from behind the van-load of food staples that the School collected in December. Their donations gave another important boost to our supplies.  

Cameron Highlanders Benefit Concert

Cameron Highlander of Ottawa’s Christmas concert was a benefit for the Food Centre: On December 2, the Cameron Highlanders held their annual Christmas Concert at St. Giles Presbyterian Church. It was  a stirring event with great performances of fifes, drums, song … Read More

Annual Advent Service

On December 9, the Food  Centre and CCSAC held their Annual Advent Service in Centretown United Church, with guest minister, the Rev. Jim Pot from Knox Presbyterian Church. The service was followed by a potluck lunch in the Church’s dining hall. … Read More

Glebe CI Food Drive

Glebe Collegiate Institute’s Student Council gives a hand by organizing a Food Drive for our Food Centre in early December.   The School collected over 20 cartons and bags of food staples to help fill our shelves! In the … Read More

Thirteen Strings’ Christmas Candlelight Concert

Concert-goers at Thirteen Strings’ annual Christmas  Candlelight concert on December 8 at Dominion-Chalmers Church donated over $1,500 to the Food Centre, thanks to their volunteers who took up a free-will collection at intermission. Such revenue provides important funds … Read More

Elgin Street PS food drive

Elgin Street Public School held a wonderful food drive to mark Remembrance Day.  In the photo, you can see some of the many children who contributed, as well as Tanya O’Connor, a parent volunteer who spearheaded the successful food drive. The … Read More

Glebe Montessori School food drive

Glebe Montessori School held a wonderful food drive for us in late October. The photo shows Savka, the School’s  Pedagogical Director, with some of the cartons of food they donated to our Food Centre.  

Food Drives at Thanksgiving

The Food Centre is very grateful to Dream Office Management Corp., which operatives five office buildings in downtown Ottawa, for holding food drives for us in the week before the Thanksgiving holiday.  Here is a photo  of the … Read More

Help from Lisgar Collegiate

On October 8, Lisgar’s LINK crew held an Oktoberfair  to raise funds and non-perishables for our Food Centre. Student Council members also pitched in to support the food drive, and they are planning a two- week food drive in early … Read More

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