#eatAbeet raises over $47,000 for Food4Kids Hamilton

#eatAbeet raises over $47,000 for Food4Kids Hamilton

#eatAbeet 2022 – What happened? On January 28, 2022, the Hamilton Professional Fire Fighters Association (HPFFA) – Local 288, launched the #eatAbeet social media challenge to help raise funds & awareness for Food4Kids Hamilton (and to “beet”...
#eatAbeet for Food4Kids Hamilton starts January 28

#eatAbeet for Food4Kids Hamilton starts January 28

The 2022 #eatAbeet Challenge starts on January 28.  Have you #GotBeets yet?  Check out this story from CHCH and below for all the details: In 2021, it all started with a Food4Kids Hamilton t-shirt that said “Together we can beet childhood hunger” with an...
HPFFA & the Good Shepherd helping families during the holidays

HPFFA & the Good Shepherd helping families during the holidays

Good Shepherd has been a compassionate presence in the Hamilton area for 60 years. Good Shepherd services include emergency food and clothing; daily hot meals; emergency shelters for men, youth, families, women and children; transitional housing and education for...
#eatAbeet Coming Soon!

#eatAbeet Coming Soon!

In 2021, it all started with a Food4Kids Hamilton t-shirt that said “Together we can beet childhood hunger” with an image of a beet instead of the word “beat”.  The #eatAbeet campaign challenged Hamiltonians to eat a beet (raw, cooked, pickled, canned,...
HPFFA & Tandia donate to the Baby Depot

HPFFA & Tandia donate to the Baby Depot

The Baby Depot relies on the strength of the community of Hamilton to recycle essential baby gear and match it to Hamilton families in need. The Baby Depot  works to collect, recycle and distribute a year’s worth of gently used baby clothing and essential gear to...
HPFFA team up with the Flamborough Flyers

HPFFA team up with the Flamborough Flyers

While there hasn’t been a game for a couple of years due to Covid-19 between the HPFFA and the Flamborough Flyers of the Dundas Special Olympics, it doesn’t mean the team isn’t getting ready to start their next season!  The HPFFA is proud to...