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Fort McMurray faced with yet another hurdle: fire at food bank

A fire at the food bank in Fort McMurray destroyed an estimated 70 pallets of food and supplies 11 p.m. Sunday.

“A fire broke out in the building that we have our extra storage in,”¬†Arianna Johnson, executive director of the Wood Buffalo Food Bank Association, said. 553 more words


Fort McMurray food bank to throw out 'significant' amount of food after fire

Fort McMurray fire officials are investigating the cause of a Monday evening fire that left a Manning Avenue building damaged and is forcing the Wood Buffalo Food Bank to throw out a “significant” amount of food. 381 more words

Local News

Defeat Food Insecurity, Share the Love

Today, when I was browsing my Facebook news feed, I saw something very heart-warming. It was a video shared by NowThis News, a video about a women set up free pantry for the community. 431 more words

Daily Life / Random

Eye opening: Volunteering at a food bank

I have been working at my local food bank for three months now, and I think it is about time to reflect on this experience so far. 730 more words

Take Advantage and Give Back Through DFW Restaurant Week

By: Nikki Nies

If you’re residing in the DFW metroplex, listen up! I know how much everyone loves to enjoy a relaxing meal, so why not take advantage of Restaurant Week, which is 8/15-8/21 and be benevolent as well? 166 more words

Nikki Nies

Volunteering in Bath: What I learnt and Why It's Important

While living in Bath I have volunteered for two charities, FoodCycle and the Trusseltrust food bank. I initially volunteered at FoodCycle due to a university work placement module and I began volunteering for food bank on my own accord, looking to improve my CV. 821 more words


Lemon & Broccoli Pesto Pasta

Broccoli Pesto


2 raw broccoli stems, chopped into large pieces
1/3 c. pine nuts
3 garlic cloves, roughly chopped
Juice of 2 lemons
Zest of 1 lemon… 144 more words