It’s going to be a busy season! Below are some great events happening, with proceeds going to support Daily Bread’s Holiday Drive.
Thursday, November 29: 98.1 CHFI Holiday Food Drive
Where: Longo’s Leaside
Time: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Come down and donate, or listen to 98.1 all day to hear your Christmas favourites and make a donation online Find out more!
Saturday, December 1: CP Holiday Train
CP’s Holiday Train rolls in to Toronto. A family event with musical guests to raise food and money for Daily Bread.
Where: 750 Runnymede Road
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Friday, December 7: CBC Toronto presents Sounds of the Season
An amazing annual event benefiting local food banks across the GTA, including Daily Bread. Special musical guests (Toronto Mass Choir! Maestro Fresh Wes! Nelly Furtado and more!), live radio shows, CBC personalities and silent auction! If you can’t come down in person, make sure to listen to CBC Radio on 99.1 FM as well as CBC Toronto News at 6.
Where: Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front Street West
Time: 5 a.m. to 6:30 p.m
December 10 and 11: Daily Bread’s TTC Challenge
Spare a bit of jingle this holiday if you happen to see a Daily Bread volunteer collecting change on December 10 or 11 on your way to work (or home). We’re still looking for a few good companies to volunteer their time at this event. Click here to find out more about this volunteer opportunity.
Where: TTC stations across Toronto
Time: 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, December 13: HoHoTO
A great holiday party, all in support of Daily Bread.
Where: Mod Club
Time: Starts at 7 p.m. Tickets on sale now.
Friday, December 14: Citytv’s Breakfast Television Tree Sale with Home Depot
Christmas trees for a minimum donation of $10! Drop by Yonge-Dundas Square and join Daily Bread, Home Depot and Citytv’s Breakfast Television in all the fun.
Where: Yonge-Dundas Square
Starting at 5:30 a.m.
Friday, December 21: Citytv’s Annual Spirit of the Season
Join Breakfast Television and CityNews as they raise food and funds for Daily Bread during their annual holiday extravaganza.
Where: Sheraton Centre, (across from Nathan Phillips Square)
Time: 5:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 26 and Thursday, December 27: Holiday Drive Public Food Sorts
Join us with family and friends at our warehouse for this community volunteer event. You will help sort and pack Holiday Drive food donations to be distributed out to food banks and meal programs across Toronto. Registration for this event opens at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, December 11.
Where: Daily Bread Food Bank, 191 New Toronto Street
Time: Morning: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Afternoon: 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.