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

Press Clippings

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

Grimsby charities partner up for affordable housing

GRIMSBY — Two Grimsby charities with a goal of helping people overcome poverty are teaming up to put more roofs over the heads of those who need them. On Monday, the Grimsby Benevolent Fund signed off on a $24,000 donation to subsidize rent for four additional affordable housing units in town.…

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Call for Applicants to Join the GBF Board of Directors

The Grimsby Benevolent Fund, (GBF), invites interested individuals over the age of 19 and residents of Grimsby, to join the Board of Directors of our organization. The GBF is a charitable organization that provides food and emergency services to less fortunate residents of the Grimsby community. As…

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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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