OMDREB and ACISS kick off charity food drive for President’s Charity

  • March 9, 2017

OAKVILLE, ON, MARCH 7, 2017 – The Oakville, Milton and District Real Estate Board and its Members will be collecting non-perishable foods till April 12 with all items to benefit Food4Kids, one of the 2017 President’s Charities.

Collection boxes will be located at participating brokerage offices in Oakville and Milton. OMDREB Members and the public are invited to drop off food donations at a Brokerage or either OMDREB office locations.

“The food drive is just one small thing OMDREB and its Members can do to help the organization,” said 2017 President, Dennis Horton. “Food4Kids is giving students access to healthy food in order to have academic success. OMDREB is honoured to be involved.”

On April 12, ACISS Home & Commercial Inspection Consultants will travel to the Brokerages that participated to gather the donations to deliver to Food4Kids.

Food4Kids has a need for specific items:

  • Oatmeal
  • Apple sauce and fruit cups
  • Soup cans, baked beans, chili and stew cans
  • Tuna and salmon cans
  • Nut-free granola bars
  • Raisins and craisins (individual packages)

Supporters can visit to see a list of participating brokerages for the nearest drop-off location, or visit one of the Board offices at 125 Navy St., Oakville and 400 Main St. E Suite 208, Milton.

About The Oakville, Milton and District Real Estate Board (OMDREB)
The Oakville, Milton and District Real Estate Board was established in 1954 and represents over 1,800 REALTORS® who serve the communities of Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills and the surrounding areas. OMDREB serves its Members through a variety of support and services, including professional development, technology and advocacy. The Board of Directors also champion shelter-based charitable endeavours that are important to the local communities in which its Members work and serve.

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For further information:
Stephanie Lai, Communications Officer
The Oakville, Milton and District Real Estate Board
905-844-6491 Ext. 1010