Past Events

  • Tea Social Thursday May 14, 2015 - Look forward to seeing you – bring a friend!
  • March Break Bag of Clothes Sale - March Break $8.00 BAG SALE (clothing only)  Monday March 16th – Saturday March 21st Please help us spread the word by liking us & sharing with your friends.
  • A Christmas Lesson - The students of Caistor Centre Public School gave a Christmas lesson on giving back. The students generated a food drive to support the Grimsby Benevolent Fund.
  • Build a Ginger Bread House - Build a Gingerbread House in support of GBF’s holiday basket program. When: Sunday Dec 14 Time: 2:00 sitting & 3:30 sitting Where: Station 1 Coffeehouse, 28 Main St E Cost : $30 per kit, *includes Homemade Gingerbread house pieces, base, icing, candies and holiday spirit ($10 from each kit goes …
  • Holiday Food Drive - Volunteers from St John Ambulance will be at the Real Canadian Superstore, 361 South Service Road, Grimsby Friday December 12, 2014 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Donate a non-perishable food item. Help fill an ambulance with food and help those in need this Holiday season. Just one item can make a difference.
  • Forks Road Pottery - Christmas Open House and Sale Supporting the GBF Food Bank
  • Father’s Day Food Drive - GBF Sparks a Family Tradition this Father’s Day It is hard to come up with something new to do for Father’s Day every year. That’s why everyone used to give Dad a necktie. This year, why not make a tradition with your family that will stand the test of time? Trying …
  • 2014 Judge & Jester Golf Tournament -   Join us for a day of golf with the Judge & Jester at Glen Abbey Golf Club.
  • Spring Fashion Show - Celebrate Muse’s first anniversary with a spring fashion show fundraiser and help out the GBF.    
  • Have a cup of tea for GBF - Grimsby – On Thursday May 22, the community is encouraged to participate in our annual afternoon tea in support of the Food Bank programs and services. The experience will be unique. Guests attending the tea, which takes place at St. Andrews Church Parish Hall, will pick their fine china teacup. …
  • Ontario Association of Food Banks and Egg Farmers of Ontario - A new partnership between Ontario Association of Food Banks and Egg Farmers of Ontario will provide food banks across the province with fresh eggs beginning in May.
  • Easter Season Needs - Help us meet our clients’ needs this Easter Season by donating our most-needed items: canned meat, canned fruit, canned vegetables, granola bars, pudding cups, fruit juice, canned pasta, cold cereal, tea, coffee and hygiene products.  Focusing on these core items will help get healthy food choices to our clients.  Thank …
  • 1st Annual Closet Cleanout - Peak Performance Footwear See Store for Details
  • Easter Program - Grimsby Benevolent Fund’s doors are always open to meet the needs of the community. With your Easter gift today, we can change the communiuty we live in with one act of kindness, one person at a time. You can make a difference in someone’s life. Make a Donation Now!
  • Special Sale - Special Sale!  Thurs, Fri & Sat March 6th, 7th & 8th Don’t miss our specials!!! 3 days only!!! $1.00 per item – all men’s, women’s and kids long sleeve clothing (excluding outerwear) 50% off – all books, cd’s, dvd’s, VHS and records 50% off – all blue ticket furniture items
  • Income Tax Help Is On The Way - The Grimsby Benevolent Fund is thrilled to announce the partnership with the Chartered Accountants of Grimsby. This partnership will help individuals and families in our community with the preparation of their personal tax returns if their total household income is less than $20,000 without dependents; or less than $30,000 with …
  • Thanks to our volunteers - Welcome to 2014!  Hoping everyone had a wonderful Christmas and wishing you all best wishes for a healthy and happy new year.  I saw a wonderful quote yesterday…….’Today, is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one!!’ Our GBF book for 2013 was amazing thanks …
  • Thanks Grimsby Yoga - Hi Stacy, It was fantastic to be a part of Christmas with the Grimsby Benevolent Fund again. It is absolutely beautiful to see so many people come together as a community and share what they have with others for the holiday who need a little help. Merry Christmas, Ryan and …
  • Volunteers for Christmas Hampers - Volunteers are needed to help sort on Thursday, Dec 19 at Trinity United Church beginning at 6:30 p.m. Packers are needed for the same time on Friday, Dec. 20. The GBF is also seeking volunteer drivers to help deliver the hampers on Saturday, Dec. 21. Volunteers are also needed to …
  • Christmas Hamper Program - Can you help our Christmas Hamper Program? Christmas donations of Food and Toys may be dropped off at our location at 40 Elm Street from November 15 through December 14, 2013. Financial donations can be dropped off at our Retail store, or online here or call us at  (905) 309-5664 ext. #33. A number of …
  • Dofasco Chorus in Concert - Spend an evening with Dofacso’s Arcelor-Mittal Male Chorus and Ladies Choral Ensemble  in support of the GBF.
  • 2000 attend second Annual Movie Night - Lesley Edwards, Marion Thorp, Morgan Elliott, Jill Morrell and Pat McKenzie were on hand to receive nearly 3,300 lbs of food from Rob Golfi donated as part of Movie Night In The Park. The 2nd annual Movie Night In The Park was an all around success. Attendance was up, donations …