Daily Bread Blog

What is a Rights-Based Approach to Food?

February 10, 2022

Daily Bread Food Bank is a rights-based organization guided by these six commitments. Read More


Daily Bread Food Bank Listed as One of Canada's Top 100 Charities

January 15, 2020

We are thrilled and proud to be included in Mac… Read More


Webinar Recap: Who’s Hungry 2022 – A Story of a System Under Strain

December 6, 2022

To mark the release of Who’s Hungry 2022, Daily Bread Food Bank and North York Harvest held a virtual roundtable discussion that explored a story of a system under strain. Read More


$7.5 Million Gift from The Slaight Family Foundation Targets Food Insecurity

December 5, 2022

This holiday season, The Slaight Family Foundation is targeting the monumental issue of food insecurity and access to nutritious foods by gifting $7.5 million to six organizations who will leverage… Read More


Daily Bread Food Bank Named One of Canada's Most Admired Corporate Cultures

November 28, 2022

We are humbled and honoured to announce we’ve been named one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures by Waterstone Human Capital this year. The… Read More


The 2030 Project - Season 2 Recap

November 17, 2022

Affordable housing. Social-assistance rates. Basic income. How do these critical factors play a role in creating a Canada without poverty?   Host Dave Trafford and expert guests tackle this and more… Read More


Help Families Like Grace's this Holiday Season

November 17, 2022

The holiday season is almost here, and while many are choosing perfect gifts for loved ones, deciding what to serve at celebrations with friends, and planning special meals with family,… Read More


Who's Hungry 2022 Report: Food Banks Hit Crisis Levels

November 15, 2022

A new report by Daily Bread Food Bank and North York Harvest Food Bank reveals low incomes, high housing costs and inflation are pushing people to crisis-level food bank use. Read More


Who’s Hungry 2022: A Story of a System Under Strain

November 14, 2022

In partnership, Daily Bread Food Bank and North York Harvest Food Bank have released Who’s Hungry 2022 – a report profiling food insecurity, poverty and system strain in the City… Read More


Make the Season Kind: 7 Ways You Can Help Fight Hunger 

November 10, 2022

CBC Toronto Sounds of the Season: December 1-31.  Join CBC Toronto this December for a monthlong celebration of community and kindness in support of food banks across the GTA.   You… Read More


A Decade of Deep Poverty

October 19, 2022

A new study analyzing the last 12 years of Daily Bread data found that, almost every year, the median income of food bank clients has been 50% below the official poverty line… Read More