ON: Fall Information Meetings

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Ontario Fall Information Meetings
November 26 – December 1, 2018
“Combating and Reducing Hunger for 35 years!”
with guest speaker Jim Cornelius, executive director of Canadian Foodgrains Bank

Jim Cornelius has been Executive Director of Canadian Foodgrains Bank since 1997. Prior to his appointment he worked as a management consultant for 16 years, specializing in international relief and development and conducting numerous assignments for the Canadian International Development Agency (now Global Affairs Canada) and various non-governmental organizations. Jim did his graduate studies in international development at Carleton University’s Norman Paterson School of International Affairs in Ottawa, and has an Honours B.A. in Sociology and African Studies from York University in Toronto. He is a member of St. Benedict’s Table, an Anglican church in Winnipeg.

Schedule:

Monday, November 26, 2018 – 1:30 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by the First Christian Reformed Church in Sarnia; 1105 Exmouth Street, Sarnia, ON, N7S 1W5; 519 336 8808. Contact John DeGroot at sarniafirstcrc@cogeco.net for more details.

Monday, November 26, 2018 – 6:00 pm; 3rd Annual Southwestern Ontario Harvest Dinner and Presentation, Evangel Community Church, 76 Sandys Street, Chatham ON, N7L 4Y5; 519 352 4220. Text or email to RSVP to David Epp 519 796 0840; depp@foodgrainsbank.ca.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 – 1:30 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by St George’s Presbyterian Church in London; 1475 Dundas Street, London, ON, N5W 3B8. Contact Keith McKee 519 455 5760; stgeorge@execulink.com for more information.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 – 7:00 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by the Grace United Church in Hanover; 310 12th Street, Hanover, ON, N4N 1V6; 519 364 3550. Contact Jerry Asling at j.a.bluebird@sympatico.ca; 519 364 2608 for more details.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 – 1:30 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by the Floradale Mennonite Church; 22 Florapine Road, Floradale, ON, N0B 2S0; 519 669 2861. Contact Jeff Bauman at jgbauman@rogers.com; 519 669 5089 for more information.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 – 7:00 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by the First Mennonite Church in Vineland; 3557 Rittenhouse Road, Vineland, ON, L0R 2C0; 519 562 5944. Contact Tom Neufeld at t.m.neufeld@live.ca; 905 941 0179 for more details.

Thursday, November 29, 2018 – 1:30 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by Centreville Presbyterian Church in Bailieboro, 574 Country Road 28, Bailieboro, ON, K0L 1B0. Contact David Brackenridge at dave@squirrelcreek.ca; 705 957 9925 for more details.

Thursday, November 29, 2018 – 6:30 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by Eastminster United Church in Toronto, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON, M4K 1N6; 416 463 2179. Contact Sarah Miller at sarahmiller@eastendunited.ca 416 463 2179 ext. 100 for more information.

Friday, November 30, 2018 – 1:30 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by Renfrew Presbyterian Church at Kirk Hall, 460 Raglan Street, Renfrew, ON, K7V 1R8; 613 432 5452. Contact David Reid at david_reid48@sympatico.ca; 613 432 7500 for more details.

Friday, November 30, 2018 – 7:00 pm; Coffee and Information Session, hosted by the Ottawa Mennonite Church in Ottawa; 1830 Kilborn Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1H 6N4; 613 733 6729. Contact Grace at office@ottawamennonite.ca; 613 733 6729 for more details.

Saturday, December 1, 2018 – 8:00 am; Breakfast and Information Session, hosted by the Pontiac Growing Project at a restaurant in Shawville, QC. Contact Ralph and Melanie Lang at rmcustomwk@gmail.com; 613 324 0133 for more details.