News & Events

Sep 05/18

Welcome students to a new school year!

We hope everyone had a relaxing summer and are gearing up for a great 2018-19 school year!  Our Breakfast Program will start on September 10, 2018 & Snack Program on September 17, 2018.  Schools will be emailed information in regards...

Jul 07/18

June 2018 & Year End Numbers for FFT Program

And that’s a wrap for the 2017-18 School Year!  6283 students were fed in June 2018.  Year to date total = 59003 students at 18 schools in the Brandon & Shilo area benefitted from our breakfast & snack program.  Many THANKS to...

Jun 05/18

May 2018 Numbers for FFT Program

May was a very busy month for our program!  We fed a total of 8420 students, our highest month of the year.  Year to date total = 52720 students have been fed through our breakfast & snack program.  One...

May 15/18

Lil’ Tykes Vending Services Partnering with Brandon’s Food for Thought Program

Lil’ Tykes Vending Services (The McGill Family) presented a cheque to Angie in May for $187.10 – a portion of proceeds from the past year raised from vending machines located at local Brandon businesses.  2 young entrepreneurs and sisters are partnering...

May 03/18

Youth in Philanthropy Gala Event

Our program received a $300.00 grant from the Youth in Philanthropy Committee & The Brandon Area Community Foundation.  Thank you to Crocus Plains Regional Secondary School for nominating our program!

Apr 17/18

Westman Gaming Event

Much thanks to the organizers of the Westman Gaming Event that was held April 7-8 in Brandon.  $274.00 from the 50/50 draw was donated to our program!

Apr 07/18

7th Annual Brandon Beer Tasting Festival

The 7th Annual Brandon Beer Tasting Festival hosted by the Brandon Sunset Rotary Club & The Rotaract Club of Brandon will be held Saturday, April 7th, 2018 from 7-10pm at the Victoria Inn Imperial Ballroom. Tickets are $30.00 each. Proceeds from...

Apr 03/18

Give Up the Green at The Dock

Donations of $5.00 or more to Brandon’s Food for Thought Program at The Dock in March would give you a chance to win 1 of 3 great prize packages. Angie was presented a cheque for $2450.00 – thanks to everyone...

Mar 19/18

Canadian Tire Charity of the Week

Brandon’s Food for Thought Program will be showcased at Canadian Tire in Brandon from March 19-25. Donations may be made at any cashier or at the table by the exit door. Please reference product # 9550014 (our charity #...

Feb 22/18

Beer & Food Pairing Dinner

Prairie Firehouse & Beau’s All Natural Brewery have teamed up to host a Beer & Food Pairing Dinner on Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 7pm at Prairie Firehouse. Tickets are $65.00 each and there are a limited number being sold....