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As part of our efforts to end hunger throughout our community, the Grimsby Benevolent Fund raises awareness by working with our local media partners. The GBF works with the media to ensure that inclusion of accurate, up-to-date information about our programs, and services.

Press Clippings

Following are highlights of media coverage concerning the GBF’s continued work to end hunger in our community. Included here are feature stories, Letters to the Editor. We hope you enjoy reading the latest updates on our services and programs.

Annual Report

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Christmas just around the corner for Grimsby Benevolent Fund

GRIMSBY — It takes a community to ensure no one goes without at Christmastime. In fact, it takes thousands of people and hours to ensure that is the case in Grimsby. On Tuesday, the Grimsby Benevolent Fund launched its annual Christmas campaign at the Grimsby Fire Hall. Once again, as has been…

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Halloween for Hunger returns

GrimsbyLincoln NewsBy Luke Edwards During the season of the harvest it may be hard to believe there are those going hungry, but it’s the sad reality. But once again Ridgeview Garden Centre and the Lynn Fee Re/Max Garden City Realty team are joining forces to do their part. The sixth annual Halloween…

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Grimsby residents encouraged to donate ‘just one thing’ to food bank

On any given day, the parking lot at the Grimsby Benevolent Fund is full of cars and the store full of thrifty shoppers. While it may appear the charity is rolling in the dough, the case couldn’t be farther from the truth. Currently, the GBF is feeding more than 225 families — often more…

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Food

The cornerstone of client services at GBF is the provision of healthy nutritional choices. We offer clients the opportunity to shop in a grocery store-like atmosphere using a system based on points. Clients…

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Housing

Upon registering with GBF Community Services, clients will meet with our staff and be welcomed in a caring and respectful environment. Maintaining client confidentiality is a priority with our staff and…

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Health

There are times where individuals will experience a downturn in financial circumstances which cause difficult choices to be made. Often health and wellness related needs are the first to be overlooked…

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Store

Purpose of the Store The store benefits the community in several ways. First, profits directly fund the works of the GBF Community Services Client Services and Food Bank. Second, the store provides low…

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The cornerstone of client services at GBF is the provision…

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Upon registering with GBF Community Services, clients…

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There are times where individuals will experience…

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Purpose of the Store The store benefits the community…

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