News & Events

Sep 03/20

Cando Rail Services & Brandon’s Food for Thought Program Funding Announcement

Julie Pomehichuk – Director of Marketing & Communications with Cando Rail Services & Angie Williamson – Program Coordinator with Brandon’s Food for Thought Program are very pleased to announce the continued partnership & funding announcement of $7500 from Cando...

Aug 31/20

McCain Foods & Brandon’s Food for Thought Program Funding Announcement

Marcus Benatti – Plant Administrator & Sara Fehr – Human Resources Manager with McCain Foods in Carberry & Angie Williamson – Program Coordinator with Brandon’s Food for Thought Program are pleased to announce the new partnership & funding announcement...

Aug 17/20

Dynamic Physiotherapy & Outperforme Athletics Food Drive for FFT

2 local businesses from Brandon – Dynamic Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic and Outperforme Athletics are teaming up to help fill Brandon’s Food for Thought pantry as the school year begins in September.  Head over to our social media...

Aug 04/20

Many thanks to all of our sponsors!

During the month of August, we will be recognizing all of the sponsors who are vital to our breakfast & snack program for kids on our social media accounts – head over to Instagram, Twitter & Facebook for more...

Jul 15/20

FFT Program gearing up for 2020-2021 School Year

Brandon’s Food for Thought Program is gearing up for the 2020-2021 school year.  There are still unknowns at this time until we hear from the Province & Public Health in August but we know that our program will be...

Jun 09/20

FFT Office reopens

Brandon’s Food for Thought office has reopened to the public.  If you would like to drop off food or monetary donations please give Angie a call at 2047242893 to make arrangements.

May 15/20

Final FFT Numbers 2019-20 School Year

Even thought our school year ended early due to COVID-19, Brandon’s Food for Thought Program fed 62616 students for 2019-20!  We could not have done this without the generous support of all of our sponsors throughout the year, MANY...

Apr 13/20

Program shut down continues due to COVID-19

Our breakfast & snack program continues to be shut down due to COVID-19.  Our office remains closed to the public for the safety of everyone.  All food & milk donations have been redirected to our community support Samaritan House...

Apr 08/20

February / March 2020 Numbers FFT Program

In February we fed 10867 students & March 6540 students for a year to date total of 62616 students.  March numbers are down due to the school closure for COVID-19.

Mar 18/20

Program shut down due to COVID-19

All schools in Manitoba will be closed from March 23 to April 10 to lessen the spread of COVID-19.  Our breakfast & snack program will shut down at this time as well.  We run our program at the schools...