Past News

Cram-A-Cruiser Durham Schools Food Drives -June 5

Ragnar Relay Race – June 1st at the Bowmanville Marina

Feed the Need will be on site in Bowmanville for the 2nd Ragnar Relay Race to wave in the runners and help raise awareness to fight hunger in our community Ragnar Niagara Relay Race

Purple Woods Maple Syrup Festival – March 14 & 15

Join Feed the Need in Durham at Purple Woods Conservation Area for the Maple Syrup Festival.  We will be on site flipping pancakes for attendees.  Enjoy some pancakes and syrup and help alleviate hunger in Durham Region. Check out Maple Syrup Fest!

The Joy of Giving

4th Annual Durham’s Empty Bowls

2017 Push Against Hunger

The 2nd Annual Push Against Hunger Awareness Walk took place on Monday, September 18, 2017 to launch National Hunger Awareness Week. Mayors, Council Members, DRPS, Fire and paramedic representatives joined FTND and Captain Oshawa as we walked from Oshawa to Whitby to help raise awareness and food for those in… Read More

Beat the Summer Drought!

Summer is typically a lean time in the food banking world but the demand and need has not changed.  Help us stock our shelves to fight the summer drought. Host a food drive or donate non-perishables directly to our warehouse to help us alleviate hunger this summer.

Every Plate Full

May 23 – June 5 help us to ensure Every Plate is Full this summer.  Host a food drive in your community.

Just Give Campaign

Feed the Need in Durham partnered up with the Pinball Clemons Foundation, Purolator and Durham Regional Police Services for the “Just Give Campaign”  – the largest one day food drive in Ontario.  The Cram a Cruiser & Cram a Curbsider events brought in 9,600 pounds of food to help fill… Read More

Ragnar Relay Race

Ragnar Relay Race Fundraiser – May 19, 2017 Join us in Bowmanville at West Beach on Friday, May 19th to wave in the runners of the Ragnar Relay Race event.  Enjoy smoothies and treats from Frantastic Events and savory sandwiches from Stuttering John’s Food truck.