All Hands on Deck – MyFM & Classic Rock Food Drive
Several grocery stores are teaming up with 93.3 myFM & Classic Rock 107.9 to hold a Food Drive for Food 4 All Northumberland & Northumberland Fare Share Food Banksthis Friday March 9th in Port Hope at Pharmasave Port Hope and Metro Port Hope. In Cobourg, Walmart Cobourg, Metro Cobourg, No Frills, & Fisher’s Foodland – In The Community. Volunteers will be on hand to
Easter Ham Drive Starts!
Starting today, Easter Ham tickets are available for purchase. $20 goes towards giving families in need a little extra over the Easter weekend. The following locations will have Easter Ham Tickets available to purchase: Holton Flowers eagle.ca Quinn’s Blooms Queenies Bake Shop Lauria Auto Group Leclerc’s Butcher Shop Kawartha Credit Union The Beamish House
2018 Golf Tournament – SAVE THE DATE!
So we have officially booked the 2018 George Leger Memorial Golf Tournament for Friday June 15th at Dalewood Golf Club. You’ll see details in the upcoming month about sponsorship opportunities and registration of foursomes. This annual tournament helps to support our milk program, for information on how to become a sponsor, player or to volunteer
Food Bank receives $20,000 Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant
Last night we celebrated our annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at the Cobourg Columbus Centre. In addition to our normal festivities, we were presented with our commemorative plaque from the Ontario Trillium Foundation for a grant that we received in 2017 for a part-time administrator. Please see the below press release with the details of the
Giant Tiger – Fare Share Food Bank Day!
This year, the Giant Tiger store has declared this Tuesday Dec. 5th, “Northumberland Fare Share Food Bank Day”. Help to feed your neighbours while you Christmas shop or grocery shop. When you spend $1 or more, Giant Tiger will donate a dollar. Giant Tiger has provided us with ongoing support throughout the year. Many in-store
October & November Events
The Egg Farmer’s of Ontario are running a contest on Facebook to give away 600 dozen eggs to the food banks with the most votes. Since we are competing with Food 4 All for this, we decided that everyone should vote for them and that way all of the member organizations and charities that belong
Upcoming Fall Events
The month of September – The Ontario Association of Food Banks is calling September – Hunger Action Month. They are inviting Ontarians to help address hunger through four key actions: educate, advocate, volunteer and donate. As an active Food bank that relies on the OAFB for support, we are trying to highlight the ways in
Upcoming July Events
Mark your calendars for these two amazing events: Community Appreciation BBQ – July 21 2-6 pm Watkins SBS & State Farm’s Ted Harp located at the White House, 1158 Division St. Yorkies BBQ will be providing food. This is a no cost BBQ, just donations to the Northumberland Fare Share Food Banks or to
Rick Riley – New Executive Director
The Northumberland Fare Share Food Banks (NFSFB) Board of Directors is excited to announce the appointment of Rick Riley as its new Executive Director. Rick officially takes on this role starting July 1st. The Board of Directors conducted an extensive search to replace now retired Executive Director Duncan Mackinnon. “I am delighted that Rick is
5th Annual George Leger Memorial Golf Tournament
Port Hope Golf Club Friday, June 2, 2017 Registration: 11 a.m., Start 1 p.m. Participants Single Golfer: $150* Foursome: $600* Dinner Only: $40 *Dinner Included Hole Sponsor & Play $900 You get: 1 Foursome Media Coverage Sponsor Board Listing Website Coverage Hole Sponsor $300 You get: Hole Signage Media Coverage Sponsor Board Listing Website Coverage