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The Link Between Race, Mental Health, and Food Insecurity

March 2, 2020

On Monday, March 2, 2020, the City of Toronto declared the inaugural Black Mental Health Day, a day to raise… Read More

 

What Toronto’s Budget Means for Poverty Reduction

February 20, 2020

Yesterday, Toronto City Council passed the 2020 budget. We were pleased to see that for the first time in many years, City Council demonstrated a willingness to generate new revenue… Read More

 

The Health Cost of Food Insecurity

February 11, 2020

A recent study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal found that people experiencing food insecurity died an average of 9 years earlier than those who are food secure. Read More

 

Ontario Launches Consultations for New Poverty Reduction Strategy

February 6, 2020

The province recently launched an open consultation to help shape Ontario’s new poverty reduction strategy. This new strategy comes at an important time for Ontarians. A new report… Read More

 

Volunteers Wanted! TVO's The Agenda with Steve Paikin

January 15, 2020

What would Canadian society look like tomorrow if volunteering ceased to exist? Daily Bread Food Bank CEO, Neil Hetherington, joined TVO’s Steve Paikin on The Agenda, along with a panel… Read More

 

‘Come from Away’ comes to Daily Bread

January 15, 2020

On Saturday, December 7, 2019, the incredible cast and musicians of Toronto’s hit musical Come From Away, took over Daily Bread Food Bank’s warehouse for a fun and festive… Read More

 

Daily Bread Food Bank launches meal delivery pilot in partnership with Red Cross

January 15, 2020

During the month of January, Daily Bread Food Bank, in partnership with the Red Cross Mobile Food Bank, will launch a pilot project to deliver healthy, home-made meals to individuals… 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

 

CBC Toronto 'Sounds of the Season' raises a record-breaking $839,137

January 15, 2020

It was another remarkable year for CBC Toronto Sounds of the Season. Starting on November 20 and running until December 31, 2019 this campaign raised a record-breaking $839,137 and 18,559… Read More