Kindness Friday


FILL THE SQUARE EVENT  9am - 3pm in the Paton College Square. Please note that the Kindness Friday volunteers are running this event.  Therefore, any decision about rainy day changes, if needed, will be announced by that group.  

If your department is collecting non-perishable food items for the Campus Food Bank for Kindness Friday, and you want to know what kinds of food items we would like, you can choose anything from the following items. While we accept all donations of non-perishable foods, these items in particular are always needed:

rice, long grain rice preferred

peanut butter, any size

bottles of cooking oil (vegetable or canola, not peanut, and preferably 946 ml, please)

cans of tomatoes, tomato sauce, or tomato paste, any size

cans of chunky soup, chowder or stew

cans of fruit - family size preferred over fruit cups

1 litre containers of orange or apple juice

cans of milk (whole, not 2%, please)

cans of chicken noodle or vegetable soup

juice boxes (no kiwi please)

cans of chickpeas, lentils, or kidney beans

cans of protein: tuna, chicken, turkey or ham

You can also contact us if you have further questions on this topic. We thank you in advance for your support.