London Food Bank

April 2017

‘The need is still there’

April 7th, 2017|

There’s no excuse not to give, city firefighters say as they help kick off 30th London Food Bank spring drive

London’s fire department cemented a 30-year relationship with the city’s food bank Friday through a gentle reminder to city residents.

“There should be no excuse for anybody not to be able to give,” deputy Chief Dave […]

The food bank’s 30? Really?

April 6th, 2017|

London Food Bank: When it began 30 years ago, the food drive was seen as a temporary answer to hunger
Thirty years ago, a group of volunteers starting a food bank in London figured it’d likely be a temporary collection and distribution depot to tide people over the recession.

“Back then, the belief was you have […]

November 2016

2016 Santa Claus Parade

November 14th, 2016|

Off duty firefighters and their families once again collected food donations for the London Food Bank during the Santa Claus Parade.  What a great tradition and what a great parade.
Some photos from the Santa Claus Parade…

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October 2013

2013 Thanksgiving Food Drive

October 7th, 2013|

All London Fire Stations are accepting non-perishable food donations at all fire stations to support the London Food Bank Thanksgiving Food Drive.

March 2013

Spring Food Bank Drive

March 23rd, 2013|

London Fire Fighters are collecting non-perishable food donations for the London Food Bank until April 1st.

October 2012

Local celebrities kick-off 18th annual Scan Away Hunger campaign

October 31st, 2012|

Local athletes from the London Lightning together with media personalities and others will help kick off the 2012 Scan Away Hunger campaign, an annual fundraising initiative by Mission Services of London.

Players from the London Lightning basketball team, morning show personalities Chris Love and Natalie Lovie from Fresh FM and Dunner and Matt from More […]

Thanksgiving Food Drive

October 6th, 2012|

London Fire Fighters working this holiday weekend are accepting donations for the London Food Bank Thanksgiving Food Drive.

May 2012

London Fire Fighters Climb Height of Mount Everest

May 1st, 2012|

London Fire Fighters have taken up the challenge to climb the height of Mount Everest….8850m…..8m at a time. On Saturday June 2nd, a group of London Fire Fighters will take turns climbing a ladder, 8m to the balcony of the Covent Garden Market till we reach a total of 8850m…..that’s over 1100 climbs up […]