News & Events

Jul 09/19

2018-19 School Year Has Wrapped Up for FFT Program!

And just like that… the 2018-19 school year has wrapped up!  June was another busy month, feeding 7010 students for a year to date total of 71083 students!!  Numbers increased 21% or 12080+ students from 2017-18.  We will be...

Jun 08/19

May 2019 Numbers for FFT Program

We are starting to wind down for another school year!  In May we fed 9234 students which is our highest month to date! Year to date total = 64073 students, roughly 22% higher than last year.

May 07/19

March / April 2019 Numbers for FFT Program

The months have been flying by this year!  In March we fed 5694 students & April 8838 students for a year to date total of 54839 students, roughly 23% higher than last year.  We received a large donation of...

Apr 25/19

FFT Program receives donation from 100 Women Who Care, Brandon & Area

During the 1st Quarter Meeting for 2019, 100 Women Who Care Brandon & Area chose Brandon’s Food for Thought Program as the charity to receive a donation of $2000.00!  Special thanks to member Wendy Wiebe for nominating our program. ...

Mar 26/19

FFT Charity of the Week @ Canadian Tire Brandon – March 25-31

Brandon’s Food for Thought is the Charity of the Week @ Canadian Tire in Brandon from March 25-31. Stop by our table at the exit doors, donate $5.00 in support of our program and Canadian Tire will match donations...

Mar 19/19

Maple Leaf Foods Inc. & Brandon’s FFT Program Funding Announcement Kickoff Assembly

Maple Leaf Foods Inc. & Brandon’s Food for Thought Program are hosting a Funding Announcement Kickoff Assembly Thursday, March 21st 11am @ George Fitton School. Maple Leaf Foods Inc. has committed $35000.00 per year for the next 3 years...

Mar 18/19

Successful Give Up the Green Campaign @thedockonprincess

On March 17th, Program Coordinator Angie Williamson received a cheque from Erin, Jody & staff @ The Dock on Princess for $2630.04!  These funds were raised during Give Up the Green Campaign.  THANK YOU to everyone for supporting our...

Mar 08/19

February 2019 Numbers for FFT Program

6949 students were fed in the month of February for the FFT Program.  Year to Date total = 40259 students, 25% higher than 2017-18 numbers.  We continue to receive food donations which are greatly appreciated!

Feb 26/19

Give Up the Green @The Dock on Princess

From now until March 17th help raise funds for our program by purchasing any of the following @ The Dock on Princess: -a shamrock ($5 or more will receive free app coupon and entry for 1 of 3 grand...

Feb 12/19

January 2019 Numbers for FFT Program

In the month of January the FFT program fed 6932 students for a year to date total of 33310 students.  This is roughly 25% higher than 2017-2018 numbers.  There is a definite need for our program!  We will be...