Windsor / Essex Food Bank

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Fare Fight for FoodFare Fight for Food7
University of Windsor Residence ServicesUniversity of Windsor Residence Services1
HERO Project - U of W Residence Services - 2013HERO Project - U of W Residence Services - 2013Once again the University of Windsor Student Residence outdid themselves on the 2013 H.E.R.O. Project. The Student Leaders, Residence Services, the Faculty and Staff collected two bus loads of food for the WEFBA totaling 7,280 lbs. Thanks Residence Services!!!!18
Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal CeremonyQueen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal CeremonyCongratulations June10
Hunger Awareness WeekHunger Awareness WeekThis weekend we had CUPE Local 82 Windsor Civic Employees and their new Community Awareness Committee volunteer for the Loblaw Food Drive (Zehrs Lauzon Parkway) and kick off to Hunger Awareness Week. They raised over $1,240 at the register for the Windsor Essex Food Bank Association and 522 pounds of food for the UHC. THANK YOU34
Ontario Association Of Food Banks AwardOntario Association Of Food Banks AwardCongratulations to Windsor & Essex County Food Bank Association for being awarded Ontario Association of Food Banks “Innovator of the Year” during annual conference in Ottawa on June 3, 2013. In recognition of your innovative approach to hunger-relief in your community through the “Plentiful Harvest” Food Rescue Program.1
Parisian Picnic on Sunday, July 7, 2013 @ 1:30 pmParisian Picnic on Sunday, July 7, 2013 @ 1:30 pmProceeds will support Plentiful Harvest and Food Rescue Program. Purchase a picnic basket for two and join us by the shore to sip on a glass of wine and soak in the live music and view. Please call 519.944.4900 Ext. 114 to purchase tickets1
Students from Fujisawa JapanStudents from Fujisawa JapanStudents visiting from Fujisawa Japan, our sister city, came to the Unemployed Help Centre for a tour of our Centre. The students come to Windsor for 2 weeks to study English and to learn about the Canadian culture. They received some hands on experience in making food boxes in our Food Bank.10
Plentiful Harvest BallPlentiful Harvest BallJoin us on Friday, September 20, 2013 @ Fogolar Furlan 6:00 pm. Proceeds from this event will benefit the UHC Plentiful Harvest Food Rescue Program & will help us continue to fight hunger in our community.2
CAW Local 444 & CAW Local 200 Challenge local businessesCAW Local 444 & CAW Local 200 Challenge local businessesDino Chiodo, President, of CAW Local 444 and Chris Taylor, President of CAW Local 200 developed a new strategy to resolve a community problem that can be solved by challenging local businesses, individuals and groups to participate in a resolve to a food security issue. The Community stepped up to the Local 200/444 challenge for the Food Banks and $57,360.00 was raised. Once again unions helping our community and those in need. Way to go16

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