Gleaner's Upcoming Events
City Wide Food Drive
OCTOBER 4, 2015
Our Annual City Wide Food Drive is on October 4, 2015! We need volunteers to: canvas neighbourhoods for donations, neighbourhood stewards to hold food donations until the food drive, food sorters and help to deliver flyers prior to the food drive.
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Volunteer And Information Quinte The Intelligencer
Providing a food network to improve the quality of life for families in the Quinte Region Developer Center - Full mission statement here.
We Provide Emergency Food Hampers (including ones for special dietary needs) to: Working families, people on social assistance, singles, couples, students, seniors, the disabled and children. We Provide Refreshment & Snacks to Clients through the St. Michael's Outreach Project. Michelangelo's Cafe, is located at Gleaners Food Bank, and is open during food bank hours. Community Resource Information is also provided through Gleaners concerning: Affordable housing, addiction services, parenting services and job info/training.
The Quinte Region Food Share Shelter (QRFSS) is a collective of 9 area food banks that address the needs of many families and individuals in need throughout the Tri-County Region. This regions includes food banks, meal programs and nonprofit agencies in the following counties: Hastings, Prince Edward and Northumberland.
When you reap the harvest of your land, do not reap to the very edges of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest. Do not go over your vineyard a second time or pick up the grapes that have fallen. Leave them for the poor and the alien. I am the Lord your God.
~ Leviticus 19:9-10
VIQ Presents: "It Is Selfless" (Extended Cut)
VIQ Commercial celebrating some of it's hardworking and dedicated volunteers by showing the transition between their daily routines and their volunteering duties.