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New Report: "If I Had $100, I'd Buy a New Book"

January 17, 2023

The province created the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) in order to provide income support to Ontarians with disabilities in financial need. Yet it’s been well established through Daily Bread… Read More

 

The 2030 Project - Season 2 Recap

November 17, 2022

Affordable housing. Social-assistance rates. Basic income. How do these critical factors play a role in creating a Canada without poverty?   Host Dave Trafford and expert guests tackle this and more… Read More

 

Who’s Hungry 2022: A Story of a System Under Strain

November 14, 2022

In partnership, Daily Bread Food Bank and North York Harvest Food Bank have released Who’s Hungry 2022 – a report profiling food insecurity, poverty and system strain in the City… Read More

 

A Decade of Deep Poverty

October 19, 2022

A new study analyzing the last 12 years of Daily Bread data found that, almost every year, the median income of food bank clients has been 50% below the official poverty line… Read More

 

Webinar – How Do We Make Food Banks Obsolete?

April 12, 2022

University of Calgary recently released a report on the link between government policy and food bank use. Watch our Webinar, How Do We Make Food Banks Obsolete to hear the… Read More

 

Increase in Food Bank Visits Directly Associated with Government Policies: New Report

March 24, 2022

A new report by the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary shows food bank visits rise with increases in rent, fall with increases in minimum wage and… Read More

 

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

 

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