Well we are in full swing with the work leading up to the golf tournament on June 15th at Dalewood Golf Club. This fun event includes lunch and dinner banquet with on course games and fun raffle, silent auction and live auction prizes. Don’t miss out on this great event for great cause! Did you…

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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…

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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  

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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