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April 15, 2024Stories, Volunteers

Meet Diego Vargas-Avila: Volunteer for The Food Bank

Volunteers are essential to our work at The Food Bank of Waterloo Region and have a crucial role in all aspects of our operations. From accepting community donations and sorting food to packing hampers and delivering food to the 120+ programs and agencies within the Community Food Assistance Network, we couldn’t do our work without volunteers.

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December 1, 2023In the Community

7 Ways to Support The Food Bank This Holiday Season

With the demand for food assistance skyrocketing, there’s never been a more important time to reduce food insecurity and support our neighbours in need. If you’re interested in joining The Food Bank of Waterloo Region in the fight against hunger, here are seven ways you can get involved this holiday season.

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February 10, 2022Agencies

Belonging Through Food at the Cambridge Food Bank

Since March 22, 2019, Chai has been running multiple culinary programs for the Cambridge Food Bank including Lunch and Learn and Global Kitchen. Program participants learn about the local foods that enrich our lives, Canada’s Food Guide, and what services and supports are available to ensure everyone has access to the healthy foods they need.

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