It’s almost time for Smile Cookie week


From Sept. 19 – 25, when you buy a Smile Cookie, 100% of the proceeds go to support a local charity or community group, like your neighbours here at The Burlington Food Bank. It’s deliciously easy to make a difference! Please use the Smile Cookie PRE-ORDER form if you can to help out your local […]

Honkytonk for the ROCK at the Uptown


Friday September 16 at 6pm The Neal Family and Burlington Dads are hosting an event at the Uptown Social House where we will be selling tickets for $50 for a dinner and live music by Burlington’s own Glenn Groves.  We will be holding a 50/50 draw as well as a silent auction. Guests will be […]

Event at Freeman Station

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Saturday, August 6 from 10 am -3 pm  Location: Freeman Station 1285 Fairview Street (by the Burlington Fire Hall)  Admission: FREE – Free parking on site  We are combining the Food Drive with Heritage Week – with the fact this is the Year of the Garden. A century ago – Burlington was called the Garden of Canada because […]

BigYellowBag Give & Grow Event

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Please support the BigYellowBag Give & Grow Program this year. For every bag of soil purchased, you save $5 and they donate $10 to The Burlington Food Bank Please enter our unique code — BURLFOOD22

Gift of Growing Basket

Donate with The Gift of Growing Basket at Ryan’s Market Gardens Every purchase of The Gift of Growing Basket provides $25 of fresh vegetables for The Burlington Food Bank. A donation of fresh-picked, chemical-free vegetables grown specifically for The Burlington Food Bank.  Following your purchase of this basket, space and seed will be set aside and used […]

Tim Hortons #SmileCookie Kick off Monday!

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Robin is with Tom Buscarino, one of the Tim Hortons store owners in Burlington along with many other fellow store-owners that all came out today to kick-off the 2021 #smilecookie campaign. Every year they look forward to Smile Cookie week when they make thousands of cookies for generous customers and they donate 100% of the […]

Burlington Urban Farm – a community success story

adria and robin

Adria Cehovin wanted to thank all of the volunteers and the contributors for this week’s donations for families in Burlington. The Urban Farm has been harvesting many lbs of fresh food donations every week. The bountiful harvest is a result of the efforts of these amazing volunteers. Adria mentioned that everyone answered the call when […]

Next week is Tim Hortons Smile Cookie week

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Just a reminder that next week is Tim Hortons #SmileCookie week, a delicious way to support the food bank and help families here in Burlington. Tim Hortons owners have been supporting the Burlington Food Bank for many years and this event is a major fundraiser raising $69,249 during the 2020 campaign. The funds will be […]