BROCKVILLE, ONT. –
A special delivery at the Brockville and Area Food Bank Tuesday afternoon, as the Brockville Home Depot donated a new food storage shed.
“I feel amazing! I got a little emotional thanking the Home Depot crew,” said Hailie Jack, executive director for the food bank. “They did a food drive and brought us a $100 donation as well. The community spirit in Brockville for this food bank is rich and I think we all feel really blessed.”
The food bank has offered a free food service outdoors since the beginning of the pandemic, allowing people to select items anonymously, but the old system was not weatherproof. It used wire shelves that had to be brought inside during rain and snow. This new shed will now be a permanent solution….