We would like to send our gratitude to our local donors that send money and / or food to us on a regular basis. Some recent donations:
Freshco $1000 + frozen food
Save-on-foods $2170.00 + food rescue program
A full list of our sponsors can be found on the Our Sponsors page
A new way to donate to St. Joseph’s Food Bank:
Valentines Dinner & Dance
The Valentine’s event is both a fundraiser as well as a celebration for the donors and volunteers in order to thank them for their contribution in making the building a reality so we can help those less fortunate.
We are close to achieving our fundraising goals and the building should be complete and operational by July 1st of this year.
The dinner/dance event is at Silverdale Hall 8760 McLean Ave on Saturday February 15, 2014 doors open at 6:30pm and dinner will be available at 7pm. The Band is Loose Ends which starts at 8:30pm.
Thank you to our awesome supporters for your help and contributions!
Work is progressing quickly on Mission’s newest food centre.
The first floor has been completed and the walls are up, said Ron Leger, one of the key fundraisers for the St. Joseph’s Food Bank. “We’re about one-third of the way through,” he noted.
By Jason Roessle, Mission City Record
Published: July 15, 2013 12:00 PM
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A ticket-selling competition between politicians will help raise money for St. Joseph’s Food Bank.
Starting this weekend, and running each Saturday and Sunday until April 7, MLAs Randy Hawes, Marc Dalton, Green Party of BC candidate Aird Flavelle, BC Liberal candidate Simon Gibson, BC NDP candidates Mike Bocking and Preet Rai, plus Mission Mayor Ted Adlem will be working the crowds at a number of locations locally to sell Abbotsford Heat tickets.
The AHL club has donated the tickets for the April 12 game to St. Joseph’s for this fundraising event. Proceeds will go towards ongoing construction of the Seventh Avenue building.
“This is a great opportunity to support the St. Joseph’s Food Bank in a meaningful way and have some fun, too,” said Ron Leger, volunteer building project manager. “Our shared goal is straightforward at St. Joseph’s Food Bank: feed the needs of those without. Mission is a caring community. This event is another opportunity for each of us to show we care and truly make a difference.”
By Staff Writer, Mission City Record
Published: March 14, 2013 9:00 AM
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