8th Annual Breakfast For Champions Has Carrot Appeal

Another great breakfast for a great cause!  This time with a little carrot appeal.  Together, we exceeded our goal by raising over $14,000.00 to support student nutrition programs in Brantford and Brant! With close to 200 guests in attendance, the foyer was abuzz with conversation and comraderie over coffee, silent auctions items and, new this [...]

By | 2017-05-05T11:43:12+00:00 May 4th, 2017|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on 8th Annual Breakfast For Champions Has Carrot Appeal

All Aboard Model Railroad Enthusiasts In Support of Student Nutrition

2017 Brantford, Port Dover & Simcoe MODEL RAILROAD LAYOUT TOUR The 11th Annual Model Railroad Layout Tour is coming Saturday April 8, 2017 in support of Brant Food For Thought and student nutrition programs.  For tickets and information, visit Eventbrite.

By | 2017-03-17T11:31:19+00:00 March 17th, 2017|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on All Aboard Model Railroad Enthusiasts In Support of Student Nutrition

Save The Date! 8th Annual Breakfast For Champions

Brant Food For Thought and Title Sponsor, Investors Group, will be hosting the 8th Annual Breakfast For Champions charity breakfast gala on Tuesday May 2, 2017 in support of student nutrition programs. Tickets are already half sold!  Don’t miss your opportunity to enjoy a great breakfast for a great cause! Sponsorship opportunities still available. To [...]

By | 2017-03-07T16:41:43+00:00 March 7th, 2017|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Save The Date! 8th Annual Breakfast For Champions

Toonies For Tummies 2017 Campaign In Full Swing

The 2017 Toonies For Tummies Campaign is in full swing at participating grocery store locations.  Until February 23, visit your local Metro St. Paul Avenue, Food Basics King George Road or Food Basics Lynden Park Mall in Brantford to give your toonie to help fill a tummy. Although each store has a unique fundraising goal, [...]

By | 2017-02-17T16:02:08+00:00 February 17th, 2017|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Toonies For Tummies 2017 Campaign In Full Swing

Toonies For Tummies 2017 Campaign Starts February 9th

Toonies For Tummies, returns February 9-23.  YOUR TOONIES ARE MAKING AN IMPACT IN THE LIVES OF CHILDREN IN YOUR NEIGHBOURHOODS.  100% of Toonies raised in Brantford stores goes to Brant Food For Thought, to support the purchase of nutritious foods for student nutrition programs in Brantford. In fact, nutrition programs can be found in all [...]

By | 2017-02-03T17:27:55+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Toonies For Tummies 2017 Campaign Starts February 9th

$12,000 Awarded To 2016-2017 Metro Green Apple Winners

"Healthy eating starts here!"  That's the motto of the Metro Green Apple School Program.  Their goal is to encourage Ontario students to adopt healthy eating habits by participating in a project that will have a positive impact on their home, school or community. Annually, Metro invests $500,000 by awarding $1,000 grants to elementary and secondary schools [...]

By | 2017-02-02T12:12:45+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|BFFT News, Press Release|Comments Off on $12,000 Awarded To 2016-2017 Metro Green Apple Winners

Kuriyama Canada and Kuri Tec Corp Support Student Nutrition

Pictured above (L to R):  Joan Fraser, Director of Corporate Human Resources, Kuriyama Canada Inc.; Masayuki Takeda, Vice-President, Kuri Tec Corporation; Gisèle Budgell, Program Director, Brant Food For Thought. Kuriyama Canada Inc. and Kuri Tec Corporation have teamed up again in charitable fashion to donate $3,000 to Brant Food For Thought in support of student [...]

By | 2016-12-23T15:40:48+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|BFFT News, Press Release|Comments Off on Kuriyama Canada and Kuri Tec Corp Support Student Nutrition

Energy+ Inc. and 545 Friends Raise $1,090 For Student Nutrition in Brant

From June until November 1, 2016, Energy+ Inc. has been encouraging customers to make the switch to paperless billing and lending their support to two local charities in their service territory:  Nutrition For Learning in Waterloo and Brant Food For Thought. For every residential and business customer that registered for ebilling, Energy+ Inc. made a [...]

By | 2016-12-23T15:09:09+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|BFFT News, Press Release|Comments Off on Energy+ Inc. and 545 Friends Raise $1,090 For Student Nutrition in Brant

$10,000 City Grant Supports Equipment Purchases

Pictured above (L to R): Dr. Joanne Tober, Executive Director, Brant County Health Unit; Christina Rajsic, Manager of Health Promotion; Cheryl Antoski, Councillor, Ward 4; Gisèle Budgell, Program Director, Brant Food For Thought; Deb MacLeod, 1st Vice-President, Brant Food For Thought Board of Directors. Brant Food For Thought received a $10,000 grant from the City of [...]

By | 2016-12-23T11:37:46+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|BFFT News, Press Release|Comments Off on $10,000 City Grant Supports Equipment Purchases

Thinking “Inside” The Produce Box With The Blast

The Brantford Blast organization has once again generously provided the opportunity to showcase Brant Food For Thought at their Culligan Brantford game tonight against the Hamilton Steelhawks, Friday December 9, 2016 at the Brantford and District Civic Centre. Doors open at 6:30 pm, the game starts at 7:30 pm. Our thanks to owner Peter Ham [...]

By | 2016-12-09T14:47:05+00:00 December 9th, 2016|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Thinking “Inside” The Produce Box With The Blast