News & Events

Jan 30/19

Beer Pairing Dinner – February 22, 2019 7pm @ Prairie Firehouse

In support of Brandon’s Food for Thought Program, Prairie Firehouse & Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company are hosting a Beer Pairing Dinner on Friday, February 22nd, 2019 7pm @ Prairie Firehouse.  Try some awesome organic Fe-BREW-ary Beers paired with delicious local...

Jan 08/19

November / December 2018 Numbers for FFT Program

Numbers continue to be steady for the FFT program.  In November we fed 8030 students & December 5996 students for a year to date total of 26378 students.  We received donations of food from a group of local ladies as...

Nov 20/18

Annual General Meeting – December 13, 2018

Brandon’s Food for Thought will be hosting their Annual General Meeting on Thursday, December 13th 2018 at the Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre Boardroom at 730am.

Nov 05/18

October 2018 Numbers for FFT Program

October was a very busy month for our program – 8337 students were fed at our breakfast and snack schools.  Year to date total = 12352 students.  We also received donations of food and milk throughout the month.  A very special...

Oct 06/18

September 2018 Numbers for FFT Program

We’ve had a great start to our Breakfast & Snack Program!  4015 students were fed in September 2018.  Many thanks for all the donations we received this month, it is greatly appreciated!

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!