Winter Food Drive 2021

winter Fridays

A reminder that we pick up every Friday starting at 10am. If you’d like to contribute, please message us or email us: andrea@florianrealtyteam.com by Thursday so we can add you to our route that week. Our Food Drive is in support of: Burlington Food Bank, Halton Women’s Place, Compassion Society of Halton & The Salvation Army Burlington […]

Lisa Loves Kids Food Drive at Port Nelson United

There are a number of local churches that have continued to support us and one of those is Port Nelson United. People there are holding a very special 2 hour food drive in honour of Lisa Stewart who past away in august of last year at just 25 years of age. The youth group wanted […]

Stay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives!

Robin Bailey

As Robin is usually the first one into the Burlington Food Bank each morning he begins his day by wiping down all surfaces with disinfectant wipes. Throughout the day this cleaning continues to make sure we’re doing everything possible to keep our clients food safe and to keep our volunteers as protected as possible. Everyone […]

Help us feed those who need support

Robin Bailey

We recognize that the price of groceries in Burlington has increased substantially recently and we want to help ANYONE that needs help or assistance with food supply to help with their budgets. We are here to help and have enough fresh produce, milk, eggs, bread, frozen proteins and all the usual non-perishables you may need […]

Appreciation for Mayor and our local community

Robin Bailey

We would like to thank Karina Gould’s office for helping us out with the Canada Summer Jobs program which really helped during the summer with Sam Zulian being added to our team.  We’re looking forward to bringing on another full-time student this coming summer through the same initiative. One of the great things we’ve seen […]

Lisa Loves Kids Food Drive

Help us make the Lisa Loves Kids Food Drive a success, as we honour the memory of Lisa Stewart on her birthday, January 21.We are collecting items for babies and toddlers, then donating them to theBurlington Food Bank, such as: Diapers size 5 and 6 Baby wipes Formula for 12 months plus Toddler snacks, such […]

Busy week with Feed Ontario Advocacy meeting on the agenda

Robin Bailey

Looks to be another busy week for us as people are needing our assistance more and more, however we are lucky to have such great community support to keep us on top of it all. The donations allow us to handle the deliveries without any structural issues. One of the big supporters for us is […]

Bottle/Can/Food Drive

dads

The Neal family, in partnership with Palmer/Tansley Community and the Burlington Dads, are hosting drop-offs for the next 4 weekends on both Saturday/Sunday from 9am-12pm, in support of the Burlington Food Bank. They are accepting wine, beer, booze bottles/cans that will be returned with proceeds being added to the donation pot. They are also accepting […]

Food Bank families served in a day record shattered (again)

Robin Bailey

Yesterday we had our largest number of families served in a day – 52 households including 38 in the morning and 14 in the evening breaking our food bank record yet again. Oddly enough though we didn’t realize it until the day was over as our volunteers were so calm, making it seem like an […]

Still open to help and hours are the same

Robin Bailey

We want everyone to know that we are still open to support anyone that needs food during our regular hours – Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. *Thursday evenings 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and closed as usual on Saturday and Sunday. Please make sure to contact us early Friday to arrange for Monday morning deliveries […]