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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

 

Year in Review: Community Resilience in 2021

January 12, 2022

Despite the ongoing challenges posed by COVID-19, Daily Bread’s continued promise—to ensure safe and uninterrupted food delivery to Torontonians experiencing food insecurity—guided the way toward making a lasting impact, together. … Read More

 

Food Price Inflation: What Does It Mean for Low-Income Households?

December 17, 2021

In 2021, food prices increased by 3-5% among various categories, and Canada’s Food Price Report predicts food prices will rise by 5-7% in 2022. Read More

 

No Child Should Go Hungry

December 17, 2021

What can be done to help children and youth living in poverty? Campaign 2000's latest report outlines key strategies. Read More

 

Daily Bread Food Bank Hosts MPPs from Across Ontario to Sort Food and Explore Solutions for Food Insecurity

December 10, 2021

On Fri, Dec 10, 2021, Daily Bread welcomed MPPs from across Ontario to help sort food and learn more about the root causes of food insecurity. Read More

Webinar – From Crisis to Resilience: A City’s Call to Action

November 29, 2021

Daily Bread Food Bank in partnership with North York Harvest, released the annual Who’s Hungry report, profiling hunger in Toronto and exploring the concept of resiliency.   This year, there… 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

 

A Path to Affordable Housing in Toronto

October 29, 2021

On October 28, Daily Bread’s CEO Neil Hetherington made a deputation at the City of Toronto’s Planning and Housing Committee in support of Inclusionary Zoning, a new policy that would require large developments in strong… Read More