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Hunger Doesn’t Take a Summer Vacation

School’s out and the kids are savoring their holidays, but for many families in our community summer is one of the hardest times to keep food on the table. Ask any food bank what time of year is their busiest for donations and they’ll tell you it’s December. But...

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You Stuffed the Bus….x2!

Our hearts are full of gratitude and our shelves are full of food. Thank you to Corus, 1045 Fresh Radio, Boom 101.9, City of Cornwall, Cornwall City Transit, and everyone who donated food to help stuff the bus. The food has been counted. An astounding 2,944 food items...

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Job Posting: Executive Director

The Agapè Centre is a non-profit organization governed by an all-volunteer board of directors and a professional staff. With a budget of close to $1 000 000 we rely solely on community donations, generous funders, individual donors and hundreds of volunteers. The...

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Stuff the bus – Corus Feeds Kids

Help us stuff this bus with food! Fresh Radio 104.5 and Boom 101.9 are partnering with Cornwall Transit to host a food drive for us on Friday, June 10th. The bus will be parked in front of City Hall (360 Pitt Street) from 6 am to 7 pm. We want to stuff every seat,...

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Canstruction Cornwall 2016 Competition Results

The inaugural 'Canstruction' Cornwall competition raised over 12,000 cans of food for the Agape Centre. The cans were delivered to the Agape Centre on May 2 and the food is already filling the food bank shelves at a time of year when donations are very low. The six...

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Agape bringing CANstruction Competition to Cornwall

What can you make with 1000 cans of tomatoes, 400 cans of corn, 200 cans of tuna and 100 cans of beans? You will have to wait until April 16th to find out! For the first time in Cornwall, teams of engineers, builders, designers, students and supporters plus more than...

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Walk with us: Coldest Night of the Year 2016

It's cold out there! On February 20th, The Agapè Centre is hosting the Coldest Night of the Year, a 2, 5 & 10 km winter walk hosted in 80+ cities across Canada in support of our work here in Cornwall with the hungry, homeless, and hurting. GOAL: With your help,...

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