Ready, Set, Go – The Great Grain Race

Ready, set, go!!  And they’re off – participants in the second annual Brant Food For Thought “Great Grain Race” are up for the challenge.  During February, participating school-based student nutrition programs will ‘race’ to collect as many Ministry approved whole grain products as they can for their program!  Prizes will be awarded to the top [...]

By |2020-01-31T15:24:41-05:00January 31st, 2020|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Ready, Set, Go – The Great Grain Race

Holiday Gift Wrap Booth 2019

From now until December 24th, the annual Holiday Gift Wrap Booth is in full swing at the Lynden Park Mall. Check our new promotional video! Located next to Santa, program volunteers are busy wrapping gifts with proceeds supporting Brant Food For Thought and local universal student nutrition programs. “It’s a win-win for the organization and [...]

By |2019-12-11T11:21:03-05:00November 28th, 2019|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Holiday Gift Wrap Booth 2019

Breakfast Club of Canada Invests In Breakfast Programs

Pictured above (L to R): Shelley Callander, VP Jean Vanier Catholic Elementary School; Liz Lymburner, EA; Nancy Waldschmidt, Community Development Coordinator, Brant Food For Thought; Deb Noonan, EA; Julie Phee, EA; Chloe Costa, Breakfast Club of Canada; and Dan Pace, Principal, Jean Vanier CES. Breakfast Club of Canada (BCC) a national charity supporting [...]

By |2019-11-15T15:33:49-05:00November 15th, 2019|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Breakfast Club of Canada Invests In Breakfast Programs

FirstOntario Credit Union Invests In Local Student Nutrition Programs

Pictured above (back row L to R): Shelley McIntyre, Regional Director, FirstOntario Credit Union; Sherron Birkett, Board President, Brant Food For Thought; Judy Maidment, Volunteer Development Coordinator, Brant Food For Thought; Michèle Oriente, Secretary at Ecole Ste. Marguerite-Bourgeoys, and Gisèle Budgell, Program Director, Brant Food For Thought. (2 front rows) Students at Ecole Ste. [...]

By |2019-11-06T14:53:52-05:00November 6th, 2019|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on FirstOntario Credit Union Invests In Local Student Nutrition Programs

Thank you Brantford For All The Smiles!

There were plenty of smiles in Brantford during this year’s Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign. The simple act of buying a chocolate chunk cookie lovingly decorated with blue eyes and a cheerful pink smile raised $97,234.95 for Brant Food For Thought and Strong Start Charitable Organization as part of a record breaking national campaign. [...]

By |2019-11-01T13:01:46-04:00October 30th, 2019|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Thank you Brantford For All The Smiles!

Get A Smile. Give A Smile. Make A Difference.

      $1 from every #SmileCookie purchase will support our charities. Download Smile Cookie Bulk Pre-Order Form 2019 To volunteer, click on the SignUp logo below! Thank you for your support!        

By |2019-09-10T13:42:39-04:00September 6th, 2019|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Get A Smile. Give A Smile. Make A Difference.

13th Annual Model Railroad Layout Tour Supports Nutrition Programs

The 13th Annual Brantford, Port Dover and Simcoe Model Railroad Layout Tour offers train enthusiasts the opportunity to view model train layouts in 23 different locations on Saturday April 6, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This self-driving tour is a great family event in which children under 12 are admitted for free when [...]

By |2019-03-12T15:56:17-04:00March 12th, 2019|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on 13th Annual Model Railroad Layout Tour Supports Nutrition Programs

Cereal Drive To Celebrate National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month  and to help celebrate, Brant Food For Thought is launching their first Cereal Drive for Student Nutrition Programs in Brantford and Brant.  The campaign will run from March 1st until March 29th.  Student nutrition programs can voluntarily sign up to participate in the campaign. Full details on the Cereal Drive Flyer. The [...]

By |2019-03-05T17:16:32-05:00March 1st, 2019|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Cereal Drive To Celebrate National Nutrition Month

Save The Date! 10th Annual Breakfast For Champions Gala

The countdown is on for the 10th Annual Breakfast For Champions charity breakfast gala.  Single tickets will go on sale in the near future through our online events portal. Invoicing is available now for Reserved Tables of (6) or (8).  Please contact Gisèle Budgell, Program Director, directly at 519-759-6164. Fabulous market-style buffet breakfast, inspiring guest [...]

By |2019-02-15T15:11:26-05:00February 15th, 2019|BFFT News, Events, Press Release|Comments Off on Save The Date! 10th Annual Breakfast For Champions Gala