News & Events

Dec 31/19

Happy New Year & Thanks for your support!

On behalf of our board directors & staff we would like to thank everyone for their support in 2019 & wish you a wonderful 2020! If you are looking to maximize 2019 tax credits please consider donating to our...

Nov 27/19

Our program now accepts online donations – visit our website!

Our program has teamed up with canadahelps.org to accept online donations.  Visit our website brandonsfoodforthought.com and click on the donate now icon – top right corner.  You can make a one time or monthly donation and pay via credit...

Nov 12/19

Black Friday Pick-a-Prize @ Shoppers Mall Brandon November 29

Visit us @ Shoppers Mall on November 29 for Black Friday Pick-a-Prize! 2 ways to play:  1. Show receipts valued at $100;  2.  Donate $10 to Brandon’s Food for Thought Program.  Do both to play twice & be a winner...

Nov 05/19

September / October 2019 Numbers for FFT Program

What a busy start to the Breakfast & Snack Program!  In September we fed 5238 students & October 9993 students for a year to date total of 15231 students, roughly 23% higher than last year.  We are looking for...

Sep 11/19

Start Up for 2019-20 Breakfast & Snack Program

Brandon’s Food for Thought Breakfast Program kicked off this week for students at King George, Betty Gibson, George Fitton & Meadows School.  The Snack Program starts next week at our remaining 14 schools.  We are in need of food...

Aug 13/19

Partnership with Brandon Original Joe’s & Mealshare

Brandon’s Food for Thought program is excited to announce our new partnership with Mealshare! Mealshare is a restaurant-based program aimed at ending youth hunger by partnering with solution-based charities (like us!) to provide simple, healthy meals to youth in...

Aug 06/19

Special Burger Menu @ 34th Street Bar & Grill Brandon – August / September 2019

As part of the 40th Anniversary Celebrations @ the Victoria Inn Hotel & Conference Centre, the 34th Street Bar & Grill in Brandon will be donating proceeds from their Burger Menu to Brandon’s Food for Thought Program during August...

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...