News Updates

Good Food Market at Epiphany Church Parking Lot

Saturdays 10 am – 1 pm, June 28, July 12& 26, August 9, Sept. 6

Come for fresh, healthy, affordable fruits, vegetables and dry goods.  At the same time enjoy free refreshments, browse the book exchange table and check out the children’s activities!

Attention High School Students Needing volunteer hours

Do you have some free time weekdays, during the first 3 weeks in August?  We need your help to stuff envelopes in preparation for our Fall fundraising campaign.  Contact Gwen at gefc@gefc.ca for more information.

Thanks Celebrate Summer

Thanks to Councillor Tim Tierney and his committee for hosting a very successful ‘Celebrate Summer’ event on June 20 and 21. THANKS for the donations and generosity of the community!

Closed dates

We will be closed for food distribution on Monday, Aug. 4 and Monday, Sept. 1!

Success Story (Names have been changed)

Alice is a single mom with two children. She found herself laid off from her job, so returned to school to train for another career.  During her studies, she worked a part-time job and also had a student loan, but found it very difficult to pay all of her bills and clothe and feed her family.  She was able to come to get food to feed her family until she completed her course of study. She is now looking for full-time employment and is very hopeful that, one day, she will be a donor to the Food Cupboard. Her financial responsibilities have been overwhelming and being able to come for food has helped to ease her financial burden.

How Your Donations Help

Cash and money donations are used to purchase milk, eggs, school snacks, cereal, pasta and canned goods for distribution.

- Your food donations are checked, sorted and put on the shelves for distribution for those in need.

- Interested in knowing more?  Call 613-749-4728 to arrange a tour or have your questions answered.

Calling all schools, churches and businesses …

Would you like to hold a food drive on our behalf?  Click here to find out more : How to do a Food Drive?

 

 

 

 

 

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