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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

 

Weekly Community Meal Program

January 12, 2022

Daily Bread Food Bank launched a weekly community meal program on November 25, 2021—running every Thursday evening from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Read More

 

CBC Toronto's "Sounds of the Season" raises over $1M in support of GTA food banks

January 11, 2022

Together, we collected much-needed funds support of food banks across the GTA. From those who shared their stories to those who advocate for the right to food, thank you to… 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

 

What is a Rights-Based Approach to Food?

December 10, 2021

Daily Bread Food Bank is a rights-based organization guided by these six commitments. Read More

 

You Can Help Families Experiencing Hunger this Holiday Season

November 26, 2021

The holiday season is right around the corner. It’s time to start thinking about that “perfect gift” and deciding what to serve at your family celebrations. But Linda’s choices are… Read More

 

Community Champion brings her Junction neighbours together to fight hunger

September 9, 2021

With a background in food rescue and a passion for fighting hunger, Community Champion, Mahima, enjoys organizing Daily Bread donations and food drives with the Junction Residents Association  Says… Read More

 

A Look at How Daily Bread Food Bank Fights Hunger

August 6, 2021

Since the beginning of 2021, Daily Bread member food banks have seen an average of more than 110,000 visits each month. If current usage rates continue, we are projecting we will see 1.4 million visits… Read More