Food for Thought Blog

September 22, 2015Media Releases

Fire to Food Bank 365 Helps to Rescue Those in Need

“Fire to Food Bank 365 capitalizes on what Waterloo Fire Rescue is already doing, and makes it better,” said Richard Hepditch, Chief, Waterloo Fire & Rescue, at the Tuesday launch event. “This new program promotes food donations 365 days a year. This is a move toward sustainable food assistance in Waterloo Region.

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June 24, 2015Media Releases

Innovation in Waterloo Region Means Food for Those in Need

The unique, collaborative Community Food Assistance Network in Waterloo Region was recognized with the Food Bank Innovator Award at the recent Food Banks Canada conference. Working together has meant access to more nutritious food and increased effectiveness in delivering the many services needed to help the most vulnerable in this community.

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