Mayor Lehman, MP Patrick Brown and MPP Rod Jackson were on hand October 28,2011 to officially open the new facility of the Barrie Food Bank.

 Peter Sundborg Executive Director shared with the 180 people in attendance the Vision of the food bank which is “A Community Where No One is Hungry”. Entertainment was provided by the County Chordsmen and the Lyrica Choir. The evening was a great success concluding with refreshments and cake especially designed for the food bank by Holly’s Sweets and Eats.