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11th CBC Pancake Breakfast for Housing and Homelessness – Feb 17

11th CBC Pancake Breakfast for Housing and Homelessness – Feb 17: #cbcpancakes


It’s pancake time again! We’re flipping flapjacks for homelessness all across the province and we want you to take part.

Join us on Tuesday, February 17th for the 11th annual CBC Community Pancake Breakfast to help fight homelessness. The NL Housing and Homeless Network and other partners will be hosting events throughout the province. Live entertainment and a suggested donation of $5 for most locations:

St. John’s

The Bella Vista, 26 Torbay Road
Time: 6–10 a.m.
Musical entertainment: The 8-Track Favourites

Special instructions: Parking at the Bella Vista is limited. Patrons are encouraged to park in the Sobeys - Howley Estates parking lot and use the load-and-go Metrobus for transportation back and forth from the Bella Vista.

Join us for a special broadcast of the St. John’s Morning show, live from the Bella Vista. CBC personalities will be there to serve you pancakes and say hi to the guests. Our Kids' CBC friend, Max from Monster Math Squad will be dropping by between 7 and 9 a.m. to take part in the festivities. Admission is $5, Toque Tuesday toques are available for $10 and 50/50 tickets will be available for $5.

Hungry Heart Café, 142 Military Road
Time: 7-10 a.m.

St. John’s City Hall, E.B. Foran Room, 10 New Gower Street
Time: 7-10 a.m.
Note: This location will also serve gluten free pancakes.

St. Luke’s Home, 24 Road Deluxe 
Time: 7-10 a.m.

NL Housing and Homelessness Network Learning Centre, 77 Charter Avenue
Time: 7-10 a.m.

The Loft, MUN, University Centre, 1st floor, Arctic Avenue
Special date and time: February 10th, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Note: This location will also serve gluten free pancakes.

Beneficiaries (St. John’s area): Choices for Youth, Iris Kirby House, The Canadian Mental Health Association – Newfoundland and Labrador, The John Howard Society

Contact (for St. John’s events): David Murphy, 709-722-1030 


Lion's Den - Stephenville
Time: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Beneficiaries: Aunt Jeans Place- Emergency Housing, Karen's Place- Women's Centre Shelter, Local HSI 24 hour Emergency Housing Kit's
Contact: Kim Kendell 

Corner Brook

St. John the Evangelist Church, Main Street, Corner Brook
Time: 7-11 a.m.
Beneficiaries: Community Youth Network (youth housing), Salvation Army (housing services), Habitat for Humanity (Corner Brook project) and St. Vincent de Paul
Contact: Jade Kearley  

Northern Peninsula – Bird Cove

Bird Cove Community Centre
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Beneficiaries: Proceeds to be retained for CAB development GNP
Contact: Mayor Andre Myers, 709-247-2256

Grand Falls-Windsor

Royal Canadian Legion, Grand Falls-Windsor (EAT IN), and
Salvation Army (Park Street)

Time: 7:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Beneficiaries: Central Housing and Homelessness Network (CHHN), The Salvation Army Family Services
Contact: Kerri Randell,  709-486-0520

Happy Valley-Goose Bay

College of the North Atlantic in HVGB
Time: 7 – 9 a.m.
Beneficiaries: HVGB emergency housing fund
Local Contact: Nicole Baker, 709-899-6461

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