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

Press Clippings

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

Opening of a new Reusable Goods Drop-off

Niagara Region, in partnership with Grimsby Benevolent Fund celebrated the opening of a new Reusable Goods Drop-off at the Niagara Road 12 Landfill Site in West Lincoln. Norah-Jean Howard reports.

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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 Benevolent Fund Food Bank’s annual Easter appeal

Grimsby Benevolent Fund Food Bank’s annual Easter appeal is on now and local businesses and individuals are encouraged to partner with the GBF in servicing the families of Grimsby needing assistance. Many of us have experienced that wonderful feeling when we donate food to the food bank. Why not…

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Annual Report

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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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