November 2015: Kawartha Food Share, established in 1999 (now a registered Cdn. Charity) is run by a board of directors and limited staff, and relies mostly on volunteer help in their warehouse for food sorting and distribution in Ptbo. to serve 37 member agencies & 51 local school nutrition programs! In 2014 they distributed over $12 million of food locally! Food distributed is mostly through individual donations and donations from larger organizations such as Quaker, Costco etc. to
- 37 member agencies (food banks, food cupboards, meal programs)
- 48 school breakfast programs feeding over 17000 children daily.
Please visit their website, www.kawarthafoodshare.com for more information! Facebook- Kawartha Food Share Twitter- @kaw_foodshare.