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Thanksgiving Food Drive

Thanksgiving Food Drive

The Thanksgiving Food Drive will kick off Thursday September 29th, 2016 with over 52,000 food bank donation bags being distributed out into the Barrie community through the Barrie Advance. This year’s goal is to raise 145,000 pounds of food during the month of...

Multi Tech Audio Visual

Multi tech Audio Visual is having a Battle Jam on April 24 1-6 pm at the Bourbon, 31 Bayfield Street. Bring some non perishable food items or $5 cover charge for the Barrie Food Bank. Have fun and support your community!

March 11 Liberty Tax supports the Barrie Food Bank

Do your taxes and support the Food Bank! On March 11 Liberty Tax will be donating $10 to the Barrie Food Bank for each return filed on that day. Liberty Tax is located at33 Dunlop Street W400 Bayfield St580 Bryne Drive75 Barrie View Drive279 Yonge Streetfor more...

Easter Food Drive

Easter Drive begins March 1st! Our goal is 70 000 pounds of food. Donations can be made at any grocery store or at The Barrie Food Bank 42 Anne St. 9 -3:30 Monday to Friday. Our most needed items include: Toiletries, Flour, Peanut Butter and Jam, Tuna and...



On April 24 2016 at 6-10pm Multi Tech Audio Visual Inc. is having a #BattleJam Contest for area artists at the Bourbon Centre. Come see the three finalists and decide the winner. Participate in the silent auction. Bring a donation of jam or other non perishable...

Christmas Food Drive

A hearty Thank You to the city of Barrie for its incredible generosity. We collected over 170 000 pounds of food during our 2015 Christmas Food Drive. We are so thankful to continue to be able to provide for hurting families. It's all because of you!All of the...

Scare Away Hunger

The School Council at Emma King E.S. is launching a "Scare Away Hunger" campaign for the week before Halloween. It's a wonderful way for the students to support the Barrie food back and be involved in a community outreach service.