Food Bank! (2008)
Tazim's Weekly Feature
UPDATE: As of
the end of November, we have collected SEVEN boxes of food for the
Food Bank! Thanks to everyone who has
participated by bringing in food. The drive is now over for
another year; however, you may still donate regularly at many
stores in the Lower Mainland.
Food Drive for
the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society
you know that every week 9 000 people are supplied with food from the
Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society?
you know that 41% of these people who need food are children?
can you do to help?
Learning Centre will be having a food drive for the whole month of November.
As we near the holiday season, it is important to help people in our own
community who are in need of basic food items.
A food drive
raises food to donate to the food bank. This year (2008) we hope to gather
at least six boxes of food.
The Greater Vancouver Food
Bank is an organization that helps to feed the hungry and
needy people in our communities. It serves the people of Vancouver, Burnaby,
New Westminster and the North Shore. The goal of the Food Bank is to provide
food and related assistance to those in need.
Please check out
the Food Bank website
to learn more about the ways in which you can help to fight hunger in your
Please help by bringing food items to donate to the food