Many of our corporate sponsors also operate special campaigns at various times of the year in support of Food Banks Canada. We are grateful for these contributions and the awareness that they bring to the need to assist Canadians living in poverty, and to the work that Food Banks Canada does.
Loblaw Extra Helping Campaign
We’re so pleased to partner with Loblaw again for the 2013 Holiday Extra Helping Campaign. You can help support a local food bank this holiday season while doing your grocery shopping at a Loblaw banner store by making a donation of food or funds. You can also print or download this handbill to your smart phone and have the cashier scan it to make a cash donation. Thank you to Loblaw and all of your customers for your continued support!
Thank you to Loblaw and everyone who supported the Spring 2013 Loblaw Extra Helping Food Drive that took place across the country from April 19 – May 9, 2013. In 2009, Loblaw launched one of the largest ever national retail food drives in Canada. This semi-annual Extra Helping Food Drive raises food and funds for national, provincial, and local food bank programs. To date, the program has raised over $6.4 million dollars and over 6.7 million pounds of food for food banks across the country. The 2013 Holiday Loblaw Extra Helping Food Drive will take place on December 6 – December 24, 2013.
Arby’s is building on its long time support of hunger relief in the United States with the launching of the Pantry Project Campaign in Canada, running from November 4 – December 16. Arby’s customers will be asked to add a dollar to their order to support the campaign and on November 21 and December 12, Arby’s franchises across Canada will be donating 15% of their sales to Food Banks Canada.
TPH (The Printing House)
Food Banks Canada will receive the net proceeds of card sales from The Printing House’s annual Charitable Greeting Card Campaign! Information on how to purchase cards can be found at charitable.tph.ca/greetingcards
Modern Beauty Supplies
This holiday season, Modern Beauty Supplies launched their “Beauty of Giving” campaign where a percentage of product proceeds will go to support Food Banks Canada during the months of November and December. www.beautyofgiving.com
Hershey – Stick it to Hunger
OH HENRY! Canada is doing their part to Stick it to Hunger! Food Banks Canada is pleased to partner with Hershey for the Hershey Stick it to Hunger campaign which will run from September 2013 – January 2014. Throughout the Stick it to Hunger campaign, Hershey will donate $0.50 to Food Banks Canada for every contest entry up to a maximum of $50,000. Visit the OH HENRY! Canada Facebook page to support Food Banks Canada and for a chance to win great prizes.
Farm Credit Canada
Food Banks Canada is proud of its longstanding partnership with Farm Credit Canada. The annual FCC Drive Away Hunger campaign is one of our top national food drives, greatly due to the dedication and enthusiasm of FCC employees. The support provided by FCC on all three levels – nationally, provincially and locally –greatly assists the growing needs of rural communities and Canadians across the country.
Huggies Every Little Bottom Program
One in five Canadian Moms struggle to provide their children with an essential need – clean, dry disposable diapers. Huggies® Every Little Bottom is proud to partner with Food Banks Canada to address the critical issue of diaper need. In 2012 Every Little Bottom donated 2.5 million diapers in Canada and plans to reach this goal once again in 2013. To learn more and get involved, visit EveryLittleBottom.com