Blog Tags

Food Bank kitchener

August 9, 2019Stories

Wendi Campbell: My First Food Drive

People have been doing things to support the less fortunate in our communities for hundreds of years – churches have hosted dinners, neighbours have delivered food baskets, poor houses were opened in the dark ages to curtail rioting in the streets, governments found short term solutions that worked for some while many more struggled.

View Blog Post

July 29, 2019Awareness

The Food Bank Awarded “Capacity Building Grant”

The Food Bank of Waterloo Region was awarded a 2018 Capacity Building Grant from Feed Ontario and Whole Food Markets. The grant provides food banks in Ontario with funding to grow their capacity to accept, store and distribute fresh food to adults and children living with hunger.

View Blog Post

July 4, 2019Awareness

Emergency Hamper Programs Lend Helping Hand

Food is a basic human right but 1 in 20 households in Waterloo Region currently lack steady access to the nutritious food needed to live a healthy life. The reality is hunger can happen to anyone; anywhere at any time and finances don’t always meet the basic needs.

View Blog Post