– Local Credit Union Shows Its Support for Student Nutrition Programs… Eleven Years and Counting –
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – A Cobourg-based financial institution is showing plenty of interest in helping ensure students have the food they need to learn in class.
Kawartha Credit Union in Cobourg has recently donated $2,000 to support the work of Northumberland Food For Thought (NFFT). Food For Thought is the non-profit partnership that supports 53 student nutrition programs at 34… Continue reading
Posted on November 28, 2014 11:39
– Proceeds from 100-Mile Diet Event Latest Example of Community Generosity to Help Student Learning –
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – Some Grafton-area residents who promote locally-grown food are sharing the fruit of their labours to help fuel student learning in this area.
Members of St. Andrew’s United Church in Grafton recently donated $1,139 to Northumberland Food For Thought (NFFT). The money, raised from the 100-Mile Diet Event organized by the… Continue reading
– Local Credit Union Kicks in Support Again For Student Nutrition Programs in the Area –
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – Credit a local financial institution for being consistent with its support of student nutrition programs in the area.
A $2,000 donation from Kawartha Credit Union’s Cobourg Branch will help student nutrition programs with food purchases, or to upgrade equipment and appliances.Kawartha Credit Union is no stranger to assisting programs that… Continue reading
– ATV Riders Kick Financial Support into High Gear with Donation to Student Nutrition Programs –
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – You could say some local ATV riders are driven individuals when it comes to ensuring students do not run on empty in school.
-Dedicated Volunteers Celebrated For Their Work to Support Local School Nutrition Programs-
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – A dedicated group of volunteers is making a world of difference right in their own backyards.
Northumberland Food For Thought is celebrating the work of its volunteers and supporters who donate their time at 38 school nutrition programs in the area. It is estimated that these volunteers contribute more than 45,000 hours each… Continue reading
November 18, 2013 13:57
– Another Year, Another Donation From Organizers of 100-Mile Diet Event –
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – While the 100-Mile Diet Event in Grafton showcases locally-grown food each fall, it also continues to put food on the table for area students using nutrition programs.
Members of St. Andrew’s United Church in Grafton recently donated $715 to Northumberland Food For Thought. The money, raised from the 100-Mile Diet Event organized by the church this… Continue reading
July 18, 2013
– Local Credit Union Lending Its Support to Assist Student Nutrition Programs in Area –
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – A local financial institution is again showing its interest in ensuring children attending schools are well-nourished and ready to learn.
For yet another year, Kawartha Credit Union is donating funds to support the work of Northumberland Food For Thought (NFFT). Recently, it contributed $2,000 to support student nutrition programs that require assistance with… Continue reading
– For Sixth Straight Year, Cameco Supports Student Nutrition Programs in Northumberland County –
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – Cameco Corporation has recently donated funds to Northumberland Food For Thought to ensure local students have the food they need to succeed in school.
The funds will allow for the bulk purchase of cheese, fruit and vegetables that will be housed at the Food 4 All Warehouse in Cobourg, and then distributed as needed to… Continue reading
May 01, 2013
– Appreciation Event to Say Thanks to Volunteers and Supporters of School Nutrition Programs –
(NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY) – “Thank you!” “Merci beaucoup!” “Way to go!” “Gracias!” “We appreciate all you do.”
No matter how you say it, volunteers and supporters of the 38 school nutrition programs across Northumberland County deserve recognition. For that reason, Northumberland Food For Thought is organizing an event to honour the work of its approximate 250 volunteers and… Continue reading
February 21, 2013
– ‘Apple’ Fundraiser Helps Students Get the Food They Need to Succeed in School-
(COLBORNE) – There’s an ‘art’ to fundraising, and students at Colborne Public School are perfecting the process – all in support of their school’s breakfast program.
Colourful posters made by Kindergarten and Grade 1 students from the school are now hanging up at the Foodland grocery store in Colborne. The posters encourage shoppers to buy ‘apples’ and… Continue reading