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How We Do It

Communities Coming Together

We thrive thanks to the support of valuable volunteers, sponsors and events.

Grow-a-Row program 2021

Grow-a-Row program 2021

June, July and August 2021Community Food Share locations  and Cooter's Automotive in Berwick Community Food Share seeks fresh garden produce donations  With the gardening season getting into high gear, Community Food Share is pleased to again partner with Cooter’s...

Fill-a-Bag Food Drive 2021

Fill-a-Bag Food Drive 2021

CancelledVillages across Dundas and Stormont County (specific areas TBA, depending on availability of volunteers)Due to social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic, our annual Fill-a-Bag Food Drive has once again been cancelled.  We miss all our amazing...

Help Upper Canada Playhouse “Get On With the Show”

Help Upper Canada Playhouse “Get On With the Show”

Since the inauguration of the Dundas County Food Bank/Community Food Share some 30 years ago, to the present, most of our communication has focused on asking you to make a donation to us of cash or food.   Today, we are taking a different direction. One of our...

Empty Bowls 2021

Empty Bowls 2021

Postponed until Saturday, February 12th, 2022Williamsburg Christian Reformed Church (12436 Cty Rd. 18)Empty Bowls Press Release Empty bowls is an annual Community Food Share event that serves 150 guests homemade soup in locally handcrafted bowls. The event raises...

EDP Renewables North America Donation

EDP Renewables North America Donation

A thank you to EDP Renewables North America acknowledging their generous donation. EDP North America’s contribution allowed us to hire a summer intern in 2020 to help with operations at both our food banks. The additional funds also allowed for purchase of...

2020 Virtual Holiday Train

2020 Virtual Holiday Train

Saturday, December 12th, 20208:00pmYour Home!For the past five years, Finch has been one of the stops on the first leg of the CP Holiday Train after its departure from Montreal.  During the 2015 Plowing Match in North Stormont the community pushed hard to have the CP...

Winchester Legion’s 2020 Great Canadian Cow Race

Winchester Legion’s 2020 Great Canadian Cow Race

Saturday, August 8th, 2020 @ 3pmVirtuallyThe Winchester Legion is running its annual Great Canadian Cow Race, virtually on Saturday August 8th. Community Food Share is proud that Hungry Howe with jockey Blake Fawcett will be racing on behalf of Community Food Share....

Township of North Dundas Matching Funds Campaign

Township of North Dundas Matching Funds Campaign

As the COVID-19 pandemic struck the world, Community Food Share quickly anticipated that demand from the community would rise, so we reached out to local government for support. The Township of North Dundas was quick to respond, offering to match donations up to...

Monday Food Bank Volunteers in Morrisburg

Monday Food Bank Volunteers in Morrisburg

Volunteer SpotlightWith a combined total of over 50 years of helping their community, here’s our Monday morning crew at the Morrisburg food bank location of Community Food Share.  These folks serve our clients, stock our shelves and deliver food supplies each Monday...

Annual General Meeting for Community Food Share

Annual General Meeting for Community Food Share

TBA South Dundas Council Chambers34 Ottawa Street, MorrisburgCommunity Food Share's Annual General Meeting has been postponed. Please keep posted for more information as it becomes available. All CFS members (past, present, and future) are welcome. For more...