Last-minute food-donations are pouring in, though the annual spring food drive is still about 1,000 kg below last years total. Last year at this time, people had donated 28,998 kg for food. This year, that number is donw to 27,925 kg.
"We're still catching up, but its been a good weekend" said Jane Roy, the food bank's executive director. The last couple of days have been great she say's.
People can still drop off their donations at grocery stores and fire halls all week to have the food included in the spring food drive total.
The food bank, which serves up to 4,000 people, will be open Monday from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm for food donations and volunteers.