October 19, 2021   News
We've Moved. We'd love to see you!

Just a reminder that we have moved.

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September 20, 2021   News
Durham Outlook for the Needy (DOFN) - DIRECTORS NEEDED

DOFN is seeking volunteer directors with financial, fundraising and business acumen skills to guide the organization.  Successful candidates will be nominated by our board and confirmed at our upcoming General Meeting in October 2021.

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August 27, 2021   News
Notice of Annual General Meeting

NOTICE is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Durham Outlook for the Needy will be held on the 21st day of October 2021 at the hour of 6:30 pm, at St. Mary’s of the People Church, 570 Marion Ave, Oshawa, ON L1J 3B9, for the following purposes:

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May 10, 2021   News
Press Release - New Facility Construction Underway

As part of their mission to alleviate food insecurity with dignity and respect, Durham Outlook for the Needy is constructing a new facility to be able to continue supporting the needy in the Durham Region. The construction is now fully underway. With a target opening of December 2021, the new

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March 4, 2021   News
Just Released: Our First E-Newsletter

Your Board of Directors' have made a commitment to bring you quarterly updates on our activities throughout the year in the form of a newsletter, and today we have released our first issue.

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November 24, 2020   News
Programs Update

Here is a breakdown of our current programs, what has been in operation during COVID-19, and what will continue during our relocation.

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November 24, 2020   News

for over 30 years members of our community have called 51 King St. E. home every evening as they sat down with friends to enjoy a hot meal. 2020 has been an extremely challenging year, COVID forced us to shut down our kitchen and prevented us from having meals together.

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August 28, 2020   News
Call for Nominations - Board of Directors

There are positions available on the Board of Directors with Durham Outlook for the Needy. If you wish to put your name forward as a Director, please email a brief bio, and a short letter explaining why you want to be on the Board.

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May 7, 2020   News
Thank you from DOFN During COVID-19

DOFN would like to thank everyone for their concerns and caring emails that we have been receiving lately. It is truly appreciated during hard times such as these. Many people have been asking for ways to aid through volunteering, donating food or monetary donations to help DOFN.

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