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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

 

Anti-Asian Racism in Canada

April 8, 2021

Canada is not an outlier from the recent spikes in hate crimes against members of our Asian communities. Anti-Asian discrimination is on the rise in Canada, with reports of discriminatory incidents… 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 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

 

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

 

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

 

Who's Hungry 2019 - A Profile of Hunger in the Toronto Region

November 5, 2019

Daily Bread Food Bank, in partnership with North York Harvest Food Bank and The Mississauga Food Bank, have released the annual… Read More