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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 […]

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?  

Macauley Public School scares hunger

Many thanks go to our friends at Macauley Public School for their many food-raisers. The students and staff are very dedicated supporters of Manna Food Bank. This most recent campaign run by the school’s Social Justice unit, was called ‘We Scare Hunger’. This was a very enthusiastic group of students who collected roughly four hundred […]

Alina Preston – Art Shows

Local artist Alina Preston will be having a series of art shows later this month. Admission is free and a percentage of the proceeds from sales will be donated to Manna Food Bank. You can find her at the following locations: August 22 and 26 – Residences of McMurray (the old high school) August 29 […]

Muskoka Oldtimers Fall Food Drive – October 7

More than two decades on and going strong Bracebridge, September 30, 2014 – With the coming of the Thanksgiving season, the time of year is upon us for the Muskoka Oldtimers’ Fall Food Drive for the Manna Food Bank. On Tuesday October 7 from 5 to 8 o’clock, dozens of volunteers in hockey jerseys will […]