Ottawa Good Food Box

Site: 211 Eastern Region

Alternate Name Ottawa Good Food Box Distribution Sites
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Physical Access Not Applicable - Varies by location
Parking Varies by location
Description and Services
Description (Service) Community based program bringing neighbours together to buy fresh fruits and vegetables at wholesale prices * boxes are available at the following distribution sites: 
* 95 Main St, intersection: Main St and Lees Ave 
Telephone: 613-565-3265, contact: Chris Osler. Pick up on Wednesday 
* Beaverbrook Kanata, 2 Beaverbrook road, intersection: Teron Rd and Beaverbrook Rd. Email: Online shopping available. Pick on Wednesday 
* Carleton University (CUSA food centre), 302 University Centre, intersection: Bronson Ave & Sunnyside Ave Telephone: 613-520-2600 ext 2265, contact Sarah Qureshi. Online only. Pick up on Wednesday 
* Carlington Community and Health Centre, 900 Merivale Ave, intersection: Merivale Rd and Carling Ave 
Telephone: 613-722-4000 ext 492, contact: Andrea Reid. Online shopping available. Pick up on Wednesday 
* Centretown Community Health Centre, 420 Cooper St, intersection: Cooper St and Bank St 
Telephone: 613-233-4443 ext 2133, contact: Bryana Katz or Vitalie Nyembwe. Online shopping available. Pick up on Wednesday 
* Claridge Apartments, 2400 Carling Ave. Staff only  
* City Hall, 110 Laurier Ave W 
Contact: Guylaine Chartier, Esther Perron. Staff only. 
* Confederation Court, 2483-A Walkley Rd 
Telephone: 613-521-6807, contact: Andrea Thompson, Carol Dorian.Online shopping not available. Pick up on Tuesday 
* Debra Dynes Community House, 955 Debra Ave, intersection: Meadowlands Dr and Prince of Wales Dr 
Telephone: 613-224-3824, contact: Barbara Carroll. Online shopping not available. 
* Eastern Ottawa Community Centre, 1980 Ogilvie Rd,unit 215, intersection: Ogilvie Rd and Blair Rd 
Telephone: 613-741-6025 ext 132, Online shopping available. Pickup on Tuesday. 
* Lafontaine Housing co-op, 2843 Des Mesanges blvd, intersection: Hunt Club Rd and Albion Rd, contact: Mary-Ann. Pick up on Wednesday 
* Lowertown Community Resource Centre, 40 Cobourg St, intersection: Rideau St and Cobourg St 
Telephone: 613-789-3930 ext.311, contact: Christina Boggia. Online shopping available. Pick on Wednesday 
* Nepean Rideau Osgood Community Resource Centre, 1547 Merivale Rd, intersection: Viewmount Dr and Merivale Rd 
Telephone: 613-596-5626, Online shopping available. Pick up on Wednesday 
* Queen Elizabeth Public School, 689 St.Laurent blvd, intersection: Laurent blvd and Montreal Rd, Email: Online shopping available. Pick up on Tuesday 
* Robert E. Wilson Public School, 373 McArthur Ave, intersection: McArthur Ave and St Laurent Blvd 
Telephone: 613-600-4413, contact: Shirley Duquette. Online shopping available. Pickup on Tuesday. * August pick up will be at a nearby temporary location 
* Somerset West Community Health Centre, 55 Eccles St, intersection: Booth St and Somerset St W 
Telephone: 613-238-8210. Online shopping available. Closed in August. Pick up on Wednesday 
* South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre, 1335 Bank St, intersection: Bank St and Riverside Rd 
Telephone: 613-737-7795 ext 2339, contact: Annette Charron. Online shopping available. Pick up on Wednesday 
* South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre, Hunt Club Riverside Community Services Centre, intersection: McCarthy Rd and Hunt Club Rd 
Telephone: 613-247-1600 ext 321, contact: Diane Rose. Online shopping available.Pick up on Wednesday 
* Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health, 299 Montreal Rd, intersection: Montreal Rd and Granville St 
Telephone: 613-748-0657 ext. 214. contact: Cindy Pelletier. Online shopping available. Pickup on Tuesday. 
* Western Ottawa Resource Centre, 2 Macneil court, intersection: Castlefrank Rd and Hazeldean Rd, Telephone: 613-591-3686 ext 253, contact Courtney. Online only. Pick up on Wednesday
Hours Hours vary according to location
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility No restrictions
Application At the beginning of the month: customers order and pay in cash for their choice of a box at a designated location; and, in the third week of the month: customers pick up the box at the same location * call for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - $10, $15 or $20 for the food boxes; $5 for a bag of mixed fruit; $25 for the organic (2019)
Service Categories Fresh Food
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-860-6767
Social Media Facebook
Other Details
Established 1996
Funding City / Town ; Fees - for monthly box of fruit and vegetables
Print Material Posters * flyers * newsletters
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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