Quaker Chewy for Charity

I Cannot Be Trusted Around Children’s Snacks

“Did you seriously eat all of the granola bars?”, my wife asked the question even though she already knew the answer.
“Pffwhuuht?”, I replied, mouth full of granola.

This is a regular conversation in our house and while I know that I am not supposed to eat the kid’s school snacks, I just can’t help myself. One turns into three and the next thing I know the whole package is gone. I mean, sure, my new #DadFit routine has helped me curb my appetite a bit but I still get that itch from time to time and when it happens, you can kiss the snacks goodbye!

Just when I thought I was starting to shake this habit, I found out about the Quaker “Chewy for Charity” initiative and got sucked right back in! Quaker is asking families across Canada to get creative for charity. Parents and children can get involved by creating a Canadian-inspired artwork, take a picture and turn it into a unique and personal lunch bag design at ChewyForCharity.ca.

For every lunch bag design submitted and approved, Quaker Canada will donate the equivalent of 10 pounds of food to Food Banks Canada. Food Banks Canada reports that 36 per cent of the estimated 1.7 million Canadians who turned to food banks in 2013 were children and youth.

Quaker Chewy for Charity Art Party Kit Giveaway!

While my kids and I create our submissions for charity, here is a fun giveaway for some great art supplies from Quaker Chewy! The winner will receive: Chewy Product – 2x Chocolate Chip, 2x Yogurt, Markers, Paints and brushes, Pipe Cleaners, Pencil crayons, Glue, 5 Canvases, Popsicle Sticks, Basket for storage. There is also a picture of the kit below. Good Luck and don’t forget to send in a drawing to help Food Banks Canada!

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Quaker Chewy for Charity Art Kit

Disclosure: I was compensated for my participation in this campaign.

66 replies
  1. Heidi C.
    Heidi C. says:

    I am a terrible artist so I would go with a Maple Leaf :). Nothing to complicated but still representative of Canada.

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  2. Stephanie LaPlante
    Stephanie LaPlante says:

    I would draw a group of people holding hands of all different nationalities, in a maple leaf inside a heart. To me, Canada is love.

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  3. Jonnie
    Jonnie says:

    I would draw a melange of the oceans, the prairies, the forest, the mountains and the city to represent our vast country.

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  4. Bailey Dexter
    Bailey Dexter says:

    I asked my daughter what she would draw to show other people what Canada is all about, she told me she would draw people doing everyday things that they want to do and al wearing red & white!

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  5. Wayne Lecoy
    Wayne Lecoy says:

    I am entering your giveaway.
    It would be great to win this Quaker Chewy for Charity Art Party Kit.
    In response to your question of
    What would you draw if asked to choose one thing that best represents “Your Canada”?
    I would draw a Beaver holding a Red Maple Leaf.
    Thank you for having this giveaway!!!!!!!!!!!!

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