The Great Canadian Food Drive May 13th – 24th!

Posted May 10, 2019

Central Public School is taking part in “The Great Ontario School Food Drive”.  The food drive is a partnership between Feed Ontario, COBS Bread, local schools, and the Guelph Food Bank.  The goal is to raise 40,000 pounds of food and become the largest food drive in the province!

May 13-24

– Students are encouraged to bring in as many non-perishable food donations for the Guelph Food Bank.

– Students will receive a free COBS Bread treat voucher (attached).

– COBS Bread stores will donate a portion of proceeds from your purchase when using the Food Drive Voucher (attached).

Local Fact:

More than 1.3 million pounds of food was distributed by the Guelph Food Bank in 2018

65% of those helped are children; 35% are adults

What Should We Donate?

Please bring healthy, pantry staples such as:  (Peanut butter, meal helper / side kicks, canned veggies, canned fruit, canned meat, canned pasta sauce, Mr. Noodles, Kraft dinner, juice boxes, diapers size 3,4,5,6, pull-ups 3T, 4T, 5T.)

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