Food For Fines

Novanet Consortial Campaign: Semi-annual drive for 3 weeks, beginning in February and October (exact dates TBA)

2019: February 4th to February 24th

  • $3 Waived per item donated*
  • No limit on the amount of fines that can be waived
  • All proceeds to the StFX Student Food Resource Centre (SFRC)
  • Donate cash payments in lieu of food to the SFRC

*Valid for fines at participating institutions only.  Please check with Access Services staff for a complete list of participating schools.

Exceptions:

  • Applicable to fines only.  Replacement charges do not qualify for the Food for Fines program.
  • Mr. Noodles or similar product: a donation of 4 individual packages will be considered 1 item.
  • Fines must be waived in full - e.g. $4 in fines will require a donation of 2 items (2 x $3).  Change will not be provided for the difference between the donated value and amount of fines owing.

StFX FFF Campaign: Year-round

  • $3 Waived per item donated*
  • No limit on the amount of fines that can be waived
  • $5 Waived per item donated from the 10 Most Wanted List (full list below)*
  • Partial waiving of fines will be permitted on StFX fines
  • All proceeds to the StFX Student Food Resource Centre (SFRC)
  • Donate cash payments in lieu of food to the SFRC

*Valid for fines at originating from StFX only.

Exceptions:

  • Applicable to fines only.  Replacement charges do not qualify for the Food for Fines program.
  • Mr. Noodles or similar product: a donation of 4 individual packages will be considered 1 item
  • Change will not be provided for the difference between the donated value and amount of fines owing.

10 Most Wanted Items

  • Milk or substitutes (Non-refrigerated)
  • Fresh Fruit (Non-refrigerated)
  • Canned Meat
  • Peanut butter 
  • Rice
  • Cooking Oil 
  • Personal Hygiene items
  • Juice Boxes
  • Nuts 
  • Condiments 

 

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