Events

July 27, 2019 - BOSL Golf Day
Scramble Format - 1:00pm start

  • Includes Green fees, power cart & steak dinner.
  • A fun event open to all golfers and non-golfers alike.
  • Sign up as a foursome or individually.
  • Non-BOSL people welcome, Spouses encouraged.
  • Refreshment cart will be making the rounds.

Register now. Hole sponsorships available ($100), Profits go to the Burlington Food Bank. For more information see www.bosl.ca or contact Scot Cameron at golf@bosl.ca

golf day

Sept 27, 2019 - Ride to Provide
Burlington Food Bank Fundraiser

On Friday September 27, 2019 the Burlington Food Bank will be hosting a fun indoor cycling event suitable for all levels at Cedar Springs Health Racquet & Sports Club  where riders will take part in a 2 hour indoor ride relay. 

Sign up a team of up to four and cycle for 30 minutes each. Cycling instructors will lead you through the ride. Music, refreshments, prizes, cycling shirt, lunch kindly sponsored by The Kitchen at Cedar Springs, and more await you! Check-in opens at 11:00 AM, lunch will be available at 12:00 PM, and the first riders kick off the ride at 1:00 PM. Event ends at 3:00 PM

For more information regarding sponsorship or to register as a rider go to Ride to Provide.

3rd Annual Ride to Provide


Recent Events

Feb 28, 2019 - TOP CHEF (Burlington Firefighters)

Thursday, Feburary 28, 2019 at the Burlington Convention Centre - 1120 Burloak Drive - For over 40 years the members of the Burlington Professional Firefighters Association have dedicated countless hours raising money for those who need it the most and for those who strive to better this great community. To continue this effort, they have joined with the Gift of Giving Bank to present the inaugural Burlington Firefighter's TOP CHEF evening. More info here - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/burlington-firefighters-top-chef-tickets

 

Top Chef

April 4 to April 18, 2019 - Loblaw Companies National Food Drive – Spring 2019

The Loblaw Companies Food Drive in support of The Burlington Food Bank is an event that drives donations to the food bank community across Canada. Support will be collected in the form of food and cash donations at local Loblaw stores. 100% of food donations will be directed to the local food bank!

Burlington Food Bank

Nov 6-7, 2018 - 13th Annual Hockey Food Drive
Gift of Giving Back Fundraiser

Originally launched by the Burlington Eagles, the campaign has grown to include more than 85 male and female youth hockey teams from: The Burlington Girls Hockey Club (Barracudas), Burlington Eagles, as well as the Burlington Gymnastics Club

gift of giving back

 July 19, 2018 - 26th Annual Partnership Charity Golf Tournament

Presented by the Rotary Club of Burlington Central
At CROSSWINDS GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB

  • Hole-in-One Contest
  • Putting Contest
  • Longest Drive
  • Closest to the Hole
  • Special Partnership Food Stations/Refreshment Oasis

For further details, call Ron Lambert at 289-962-1254
View brochure here >

Rotary Golf Tournament
April 29, 2018 -- BOWSER BABES – Annual Contribution

Shown here are Louise Addison, Robin Bailey, Barb Charron, Michele Wood and Carolyn Park presenting the Burlington Food Bank with a cheque for $13,500 which includes the BOWSER cash contribution for the 2017-18 season. Including the Christmas dance donation, it brings the BOWSER season total to $17,075. Missing from the photo are Pat Broadbent and Michelle Koskinen. Through BOWSER, the BOHC  (Burlington Oldtimers Hockey Club), members have contributed, 86,215 food and household items as well as $233,970 all donated to Burlington Food Bank for those in need.  BOHC  is recognized as the major contributor to the Burlington Food Bank. Our thanks go out to the BOHC members from the “BOWSER BABES”

Local Food Drive Bulletin

Gift of Giving Back 2018GIFT OF GIVING BACK FOOD DRIVE 2018

Burlington Food Bank board grateful for the support provided by the Gift of Giving Back. L-R Bernie Parent, John Tait, John Lve, Scot Cameron, Jean Longfield, Lesley Fox, Chief Lazenby, Donna Ridge, Mary Gowan, Robin Bailey, Susan Clewer & Jim Kamstra

They announced donations amounting to 601,639 lbs. This new national record for Food donations in Canada was acknowledged by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. 

Tim Horton's Smile Cookie Campaign

Members of our Board, Norm Crook & Donna Ridge, were out helping out with Tim Hortons #smilecookies this morning! $1 from all #BurlONcookie sales (until Sept 23) is donated right to the Burlington Food Bank.

Happy snacking!.

award

Mayor's Community Service Award

The Burlington Food Bank was honoured to be chosen as the recipient of the Mayor's Community Service Award - Not For Profit.

We feel that this is an award that shows how much our volunteers and donors mean to our great city and their willingness to help those in need of food assistance.

We also received acknowledgement of our award from MP Pam Damoff and MPP Jane McKenna which we greatly appreciated!

Thank you Burlington for your continued support and generosity!

Bohc.caBOWSER BABES – Jan 5,  2019 - BOHC Christmas Dance raises $4,500 for the Burlington Food Bank

On November 24th the BOHC (www.bohc.ca) hosted a Christmas Dance at the Burlington Royal Canadian Legion in support of the Burlington Food Bank.

Shown here are Wendall Ahearn (President, BOHC), the BOWSER Babes (Louise Addison, Carolyn Park, Johanne Patterson, Pat Broadbent, Michele Wood), Robin Bailey (Burlington Food Bank), and Colin Ashdown with Angelo Sottana (event organizers).