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Advocate Today for a Better Tomorrow

January 18, 2021

Food banks play an important role in meeting the immediate needs of people experiencing hunger in Toronto. But food banks don’t address the root causes of food insecurity. This is… Read More

 

Patrick's Story

January 18, 2021

When COVID-19 hit Toronto, and people began stock piling supplies, Patrick, in his 70’s and suffering from severe osteoarthritis, became overwhelmed with fear and anxiety. Living alone in Toronto Community… Read More

 

Daily Bread Food Bank Launches Holiday Campaign

December 6, 2020

At a time of year when Daily Bread Food Bank relies heavily on support from the community to meet food and fundraising goals that impact food distribution for the entire… Read More

 

Who’s Hungry 2020: Building a Future Without Poverty Beyond COVID-19

November 16, 2020

Daily Bread Food Bank and North York Harvest Food Bank have released the annual Who’s Hungry report, which focuses this year on building a future without poverty beyond… Read More

 

Our City. Your Impact.

September 1, 2020

The Daily Bread Food Bank team has been in constant motion since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the city mid-March. It hasn’t been easy as we’ve had to adjust in both… Read More

 

Hunger Action Month 2020

September 1, 2020

Hunger Action Month is a nation-wide campaign that takes place during the month of September. Its purpose is to raise awareness of hunger in our communities, and to take action… Read More

 

Impact Conversations Podcast with Neil Hetherington, CEO, Daily Bread Food Bank

August 12, 2020

Neil Hetherington, CEO of Daily Bread Food Bank joined the Social Impact Advisors Impact Conversations podcast to discuss our latest research report… Read More

Anti-Black Racism and Food Insecurity in Canada

June 16, 2020

The recent deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, David McAtee in the United States, and Regis Korchinski-Paquet in Toronto have brought the deep rooted, systemic, and pervasive nature of anti-Black… Read More

 

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