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Muskoka Oldtimers Fall Food Drive for Manna

Volunteers ask Bracebridge residents to set non-perishable food donations outside front door FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – (Bracebridge) – September 12, 2016 —The Muskoka Oldtimers Hockey Club is gearing up for its 2016 Fall Food Drive for Manna, taking place on Tuesday October 4th. On the Tuesday evening before Thanksgiving every year for almost as long […]

Manna Food Bank launches Easter Envelope Campaign

Check your Bracebridge Examiner on March 24 for an envelope from Manna Bracebridge, March 24, 2016 – If you leaf through the thick stack of flyers that came with your Bracebridge Examiner today, you will find a brightly coloured-envelope addressed to the Manna Food Bank. This is the Manna Food Bank’s Annual Easter Campaign, an […]

Manna is moving! (But not far)

March 14, 2016  — As of Tuesday March 29, the Manna Food Bank will be relocating, though only slightly. The new location is in the same building —345 Ecclestone Drive in Bracebridge. We’ll be on the same side of the same building, but just down the way in Unit #12. Follow the signs. Please pass […]

Thatsa Lotta Pasta!

Shannon Boolsen-Vorster and Sam Robinson at BMLSS with a mini-mountain of donations for the 2016 Pasta Challenge.

March 1, 2016 — Shannon Boolsen-Vorster did an amazing job of organizing this year’s Pasta Challenge between BMLSS and Huntsville High School. A total of 1,073 packages of pasta were donated by students and teachers at BMLSS. BMLSS is the Pasta Champion again this year! Here are Shannon and Manna President Sam Robinson with the […]

Tribute to Volunteers

Thank you to the individual who dropped off this lovely tribute, in a frame no less, at Manna. This goes for volunteeers everywhere, by the way. Did you know that studies show that volunteering is linked with happiness and longevity?