Daily Bread Blog
 

Spring has sprung – and with it, our Spring Drive!

March 19, 2019

We need your help to help thousands of families in need across the city. Once again, after a long winter, the birds are starting to sing, the sun is… Read More

 

Taking Care of Our Earth

April 15, 2019

By Patricia Feehely, Development Officer, Team and Corporate Engagement, Daily Bread Food Bank. Long over are the days of believing that turning off lights and deciding what you wanted to… Read More

 

Agency Spotlight: Grant AME

April 15, 2019

It’s Friday at 8:15pm, and the doors to the food bank have just been closed. Slowly, the spacious room where the program runs is being cleaned by the generous hands… Read More

 

National Volunteer Week 2019

April 8, 2019

Every day, people across the country contribute their time and resources to improve the well-being of their communities. National Volunteer Week is dedicated to acknowledging and celebrating the impact of… Read More

 

The Gendered Perspective of Poverty: A profile of female food bank clients.

March 8, 2019

By Haiat Iman, Research & Survey Coordinator, Daily Bread Food Bank Over the last 5 years, Daily Bread witnessed a gradual increase of women using food banks. While poverty… Read More

 

Dimuthy's Story

February 26, 2019

Dimuthy worked an overnight job and a day job and it still wasn’t enough to take care of her family. She could afford very little food after paying all her… Read More

 

Canada's Food Guide: A think piece by Reena Reddy, Manager, Agency Relations at Daily Bread Food Bank.

February 19, 2019

The whistling of a pressure cooker is the sound of home to me. Growing up in Dubai, dishes brimming with vegetables and meat, served with daal over steaming rice… Read More

 

Food Pantry at Morningside: A food bank for the community, run by the community.

February 15, 2019

Situated in Scarborough, Food Pantry at Morningside has become a small but lively community hub in the Toronto Community Housing Complex from which it operates. Serving more than 600… Read More

 

#MTCCArt4TO helps feed thousands of Torontonians in need.

January 22, 2019

This past December, our friends at Metro Toronto Convention Centre partnered with theturnlab for a beautiful and diverse art collaboration and auction in support of Daily Bread. Read More

 

Winterbash 2018 - Volunteer Recognition

January 22, 2019

In 2018, 11,529 amazing individuals volunteered their time, energy and passion at Daily Bread, giving an astounding 77,256 hours of service. Daily Bread thrives because of the hard work of… Read More