89.3 K-Rock

89.3 K-Rock Food Drive with Gates Insurance

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
  • cereal
  • 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?



September 24 2018 , 5:57:00 • Kentville
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