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Events Calendar

Check out our upcoming events:

NOV 26
Blakes Law Firm Challengeclock November 26 - December 06location Blakes Law Firm, Toronto

Event Description

The Blakes Law Firm Challenge is a student-led fundraising event taking place from November 26 to December 6. For the past 12  years, Blakes Law Firm has organized this incredible initiative, raising over $2 million in support of Daily Bread. This year, 28 law firms from across the city will compete against each other with a goal to raise $190,000, in an effort to fight hunger in Toronto!

You too, can offer your support. Click here to donate to Blakes Law Firm Challenge and help raise vital funds for Daily Bread’s food programs. Every dollar you give will help provide meals to adults, seniors and children struggling with hunger and food insecurity. Monetary donations also go to help purchase fresh food such as produce, dairy, and eggs, which make up one-third of the food we distribute.

We are so grateful to all participating law firms involved for choosing to support Daily Bread this holiday season.

NOV 29
CP Holiday Train - Toronto stopclock 8:00-9:00pmlocation 750 Runnymede Road, Toronto - in front of CP Lambton Yard office

Event Description

Since 1999, the Holiday Train has raised more than CAD $14.5 million and 4.3 million pounds of food for North American food banks. Everything raised in a community stays in that community. In addition, CP makes a donations at each stop.

CP operates in over 1,100 communities, and their 12,000 employees are very proud of the Holiday Train program. They understand that hunger is an issue that can, and does, impact our neighbours. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Holiday Train.  Over the years the program has gained a tremendous following, and CP is proud to continue this tradition.

The CP Holiday Train will be making a stop in Toronto, on November 29, from 8:30-9:00pm at 750 Runnymede Road in support of Daily Bread. This event is free of charge, however, everyone is encouraged to bring a food or monetary donation for our neighbours in need. Check out CP’s Healthy Donations page for a list of suggested items.

Come with friends and family and enjoy music, hot chocolate and hear a few words of thanks from Daily Bread CEO, Neil Hetherington, as well as from Councillor Sarah Doucette. Please note that the stop lasts approximately 30 minutes.

Click here for full event details and FAQ’s. We hope to see you there!

DEC 11
Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) TTC Fundraiserclock December 11 - December 12location Various TTC Stations

Event Description

For the third year, our friends and supporters from Cancer Care Ontario will be at various TTC subway stations across the city to raise funds in support of Daily Bread.

On December 11-12, from 7:30-9:30am, keep an eye out from these wonderful volunteers and stop to say hello and make a donation to help support our neighbours in need.

For more information about Cancer Care Ontario, please click here.