The 89.3 K-Rock Food Drive with Gates Insurance is gathering donations for our 10 Valley food banks!
From September 17 – 22, you can drop off a non-perishable food or cash donation here at 89.3 K-Rock in New Minas. We’re also hitting the road to gather donations in your community!
Community Stops | 8 am – 4 pm
Monday, Sept 17: Windsor
Fort Edward Mall* and Atlantic Superstore
Tuesday, Sept 18: Middleton
Gerald’s Independent Grocer and Foodland*
Wednesday, Sept 19: Wolfville, Kentville, Coldbrook
Carl’s Independent Grocer*, Jason’s Independent Grocer, Valley Volkswagen
Thursday, Sept 20: Kingston, Greenwood
Atlantic Superstore* and Sobeys
Friday, Sept 21: Berwick
Foodland* and Gregory’s Independent Grocer
Saturday, Sept 22: New Minas
89.3 K-Rock studio* and Sobeys
Locations marked with * note location of Meadowbrook Meat Market BBQ lunch each day from 11 am – 2 pm. Details below!
Want to help? If you, your family, business, or community group are doing something fun to raise money or donations for The Food Drive, let us know! E-mail Doug Ralph to give us the details so we can tell people all about it!
New this year! We’re wrapping up The 89.3 K-Rock Food Drive with Gates Insurance AND celebrating Darrin Harvey’s 50th birthday with a concert! We’re throwing an old school birthday party with live music from Bluesmobile, food, lots of prizes, and games! Age 19+ with a cash bar available. All proceeds to our 10 Valley food banks.
Saturday, Sept 22 @ Louis Millett Community Complex, 8 pm – Midnight
Tickets: $25 each – available now at Gates Insurance, the Louis Millett Community Complex, and 89.3 K-Rock!
Who We’re Supporting
Annapolis Area Food Bank Society
Berwick Food Bank
Bridgetown and Area Food Bank
Canning Area Food Bank
Fundy Interchurch Food Bank
Hantsport and Area Food Bank
12 Baskets Food Bank
Upper Room Food Bank Association
Matthew 25 Food Bank Association
Wolfville and Area Food Bank
Wondering what to donate?
Non-perishable food, cash, and toiletries are kindly accepted. These are the items most needed by our area food banks:
- soup and stew
- canned meat and fish
- canned vegetables and fruit
- pasta and rice
- pasta sauce
- peanut butter
- fresh or frozen vegetables and meat
- formula and baby food
- powdered and canned milk
Meadowbrook Meat Market Jimmie Dog BBQ!
Meadowbrook Meat Market is supporting our Valley food banks with a Jimmie Dog BBQ each day during the Food Drive!
11 am – 2 pm at these locations:
Monday: Fort Edward Mall, Windsor
Tuesday: Foodland, Middleton
Wednesday: Carl’s Independent Grocer, Wolfville
Thursday: Atlantic Superstore, Kingston
Friday: Foodland, Berwick
Saturday: 89.3 K-Rock, New Minas
The cost for a Jimmie Dog & drink will be a freewill offering or an item donated to the food bank.
New this year, Meadowbrook will also be donating a Jimmie Dog to the food bank for EVERY Jimmie Dog you eat! We’ll be keeping a tally of Jimmie Dogs eaten each day. Will your community be the biggest eater of Jimmie Dogs for a great cause?