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The Inspiring Leadership Award goes to Talia Bronstein, VP of Research and Advocacy!

June 3, 2021

The Frances Lankin Award was established in 2011 by Social Planning Toronto on the occasion of Frances Lankin’s retirement from United Way Toronto. It is awarded annually to two individuals… Read More

 

Daily Bread Food Bank's Celebrating Resilience Conference

May 31, 2021

Over the past year, we have seen an overwhelming increase in the number of people accessing food banks in Toronto. Through unprecedented crises, the incredible staff and volunteers across our… Read More

 

Show support for your community by advocating for change this summer

May 31, 2021

The pandemic has caused economic hardship in our communities, leading many to turn to food banks for the first time. Among new clients, 76% reported that they began accessing the… Read More

 

Volunteer Spotlight: Maria and Michelle the Mother Daughter Duo

May 7, 2021

Maria, a returning student at the University of Toronto pursuing a major in Diaspora and Transnational Studies and a minor in Equity and Human Geography, and her daughter Michelle, a… Read More

 

The Impact of Food Insecurity on Mental Health

May 5, 2021

Not knowing where your next meal may come from can be an extremely stressful experience. During the COVID-19 pandemic, a recent Statistics Canada report found that individuals in households… Read More

 

1 year, 1 million food bank visits later, it's time to refocus poverty reduction efforts

April 7, 2021

Last month marked the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 lockdown, but also another milestone: over one million visits to food banks in Toronto since the lockdown was declared in March… Read More

 

The Impacts of COVID-19: One Year Later

March 5, 2021

Since the COVID-19 crisis hit our city last year, the Daily Bread Food Bank team has led with the goal to ensure safe and uninterrupted food delivery to those experiencing… Read More

 

The Connection Between Race, Mental Health, and Food Insecurity

March 1, 2021

Monday, March 1, marked the second annual Black Mental Health day in Toronto. This important day raises awareness about the impacts of anti-Black racism on mental health in our city. Read More

 

Daily Bread Food Bank Year in Review

January 18, 2021

Our year in review shows how when we come together with a single vision, there is nothing we cannot overcome. Despite the challenges posed by COVID-19, Daily… Read More