Business cares

Londoners Come Through Donating a Record 476,000 Pounds Worth of Food

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1 month 1 week ago

Londoners answered the call and proved once again that taking care of business means taking care of people, as the Business Cares Food Drive collected a record 476,000 pounds worth of food and cash donations for this year's campaign.

The 2019 Food Drive -- the 20th annual campaign -- concluded today with its day of giving and the 476,000 pounds represents a 7.4 per cent increase over last year's record total of 443,000.

Donations Still Needed for Business Cares to Reach its Goal

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1 month 1 week ago

The Business Cares Food Drive concludes on Friday, Dec. 20, 2019, but the campaign still needs donations to help it reach its goal of 443,000 pounds worth of food.

"Every year the generosity of the London community is inspiring," said Business Cares campaign chair Wayne Dunn "However, we still need donations to achieve our goal to help the many individuals and families in need. We have our fingers crossed that the campaign will get some nice surprises between now and Friday morning."

Get A-"Head" of the Game with Sports Clips Haircuts

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2 months 1 week ago

The Business Cares Food Drive doesn't kick off until Nov. 29, but many businesses are already on board, collecting donations, and making plans to make a difference.

On Nov. 23, 2019, as part of its fifth anniversary celebration, the 1103 Adelaide St. N. SportsClips Haircuts location is giving you the opportunity to get a-"head" of the game by offering you a $5 haircut when you bring in a food donation for the Business Cares Food Drive in Support of the London Food Bank. 

Two Months Until Kickoff, But You Don't Need to Wait!

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4 months ago

Though the colder weather may still be a few weeks away, there's no better time than now to start getting into the spirit of giving! The Business Cares Food Drive, in support of the London & Area Food Bank is gearing up for what we know will be another successful campaign thanks to the generosity of Londoners and London businesses.

This year's campaign official kicks off on Nov. 29, 2019 with a ceremony at Western University's London Hall. The campaign runs through Dec. 20. And we wanted to reach out to you today to ask you to start planning your support. 

Londoners Donate a Record 443,000 Pounds Worth of Food, Cash Donations

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1 year 1 month ago

Londoners answered the call and proved once again that taking care of business means taking care of people, as the Business Cares Food Drive collected a record 443,000 pounds worth of food and cash donations for this year's campaign.

The 2018 Food Drive -- the 19th annual campaign -- concluded today with its day of giving and the 443,000 pounds represents a 1.8 per cent increase over last year's record total.

We Still Need Your Support

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1 year 1 month ago

The 2018 edition of the Business Cares Food Drive is rapidly reaching its conclusion but there's still time -- and the need -- for your support!

The Drive concludes on Friday, Dec. 21st, as we deliver non-perishable food items and donations to the London Food Bank, but can still donate to the cause. Visit businesscares.ca for more details.

We need your help to reach our goal of 435,000 pounds of food! Thank you for your generosity and continued support of the Business Cares Food Drive.

It All Starts Tomorrow! And Join Us All Weekend

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1 year 2 months ago

Tomorrow marks the official start of the Business Cares Food Drive and we hope you'll be able to join us!

It all gets underway Friday morning at 10 a.m. at Western University's London Hall, where we'll be officially kicking off the campaign in "Grand" style. You're welcome to join us as we talk about the impact that Business Cares has on the London Food Bank and the organizations it supports, and set this year's goals.

The 2018 Campaign Kickoff is Fast Approaching - Message from Wayne Dunn

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1 year 2 months ago

'Tis almost the season! But there's no need to wait to support the 2018 Business Cares Food Drive.

We're only a couple of weeks away from our official Business Cares 2018 kickoff. Our committee has been meeting for just over a month now and there are some exciting events coming up.

Business Cares Food Drive Sets a Record with 435,000 Pounds of Food and Donations Collected

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2 years 1 month ago

Taking care of business means taking care of people. And this year, Londoners have overwhelmingly shown the depth of their compassion and generosity, shattering the previous record with a 34 per cent increase of donations for the Business Cares Food Drive, which concluded today with its Day of Giving.

In total, 435,400 pounds of food (combined food and cash donations) were collected – an increase of 34 per cent over last year’s total of 325,500.