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Daily Bread CEO Deputes at Toronto’s Budget Committee

January 25, 2022

On January 25, CEO Neil Hetherington deputed in front of the City of Toronto’s Budget Committee to bring forward recommendations to tackle poverty and food insecurity. Read More

 

Weekly Community Meal Program

January 12, 2022

Daily Bread Food Bank launched a weekly community meal program on November 25, 2021—running every Thursday evening from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Read More

 

Affirming the Rights of Transgender People: Daily Bread Food Bank Statement

November 29, 2021

Daily Bread Food Bank stands in solidarity with and supports the transgender community, which includes those we serve, our volunteers, our staff, and the community as a whole. As an… Read More

 

Advocacy in Action: Toronto Adopts Inclusionary Zoning

November 29, 2021

On November 9, the City of Toronto became the first municipality in Ontario to adopt inclusionary zoning, which is a policy that requires large developments in certain areas to set aside a… Read More

 

Who’s Hungry 2021 - From Crisis to Resilience: A City’s Call to Action 

November 15, 2021

In partnership, Daily Bread Food Bank and North York Harvest Food Bank have released Who’s Hungry 2021. This year’s report is a call to action from a city in crisis, and explores ways… Read More

 

Daily Bread Food Bank Founder, Sister Marie Tremblay Has Passed Away at the Age of 99. She Leaves a Powerful Legacy in the City of Toronto.

November 5, 2021

With deep sadness, the volunteers and staff at Daily Bread Food Bank mourn the passing of the organization’s founder, Sister Marie Tremblay. Sister Marie was a member of the Sisters… Read More

 

Daily Bread Petition to Cut Poverty in Half by 2030 collects 27,646 Signatures

October 4, 2021

Right now, more than four million people are experiencing food insecurity in Canada. At any given time, one in eight households are unable to access enough food to meet their needs because they… Read More

 

Get involved this Thanksgiving: Purolator Red Bag Campaign

September 20, 2021

On September 25, Purolator will kick off its third annual Red Bag Campaign in support of Daily Bread Food Bank, as part of their national Tackle Hunger initiative.   With a goal of… Read More

 

Food Bank visits have increased over 50% since last year. This Thanksgiving you can help ensure no one goes hungry.

September 9, 2021

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and many of us are looking forward to celebrating together with our families. But this is not the case for Sandra, a food bank… Read More