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#VoteHousing in the next federal election

June 30, 2021

With a minority federal government, it is likely we will be facing an election in the coming months. Daily Bread has joined a coalition of organizations across Canada in the #VoteHousing… Read More

 

2021 Best in Class Awards

June 16, 2021

On June 15, Daily Bread Food Bank was honoured to present our annual Best in Class Awards celebrating the extraordinary commitment shown by individuals and organizations working to alleviate hunger… Read More

 

Agency Spotlight: Toronto Council Fire

June 7, 2021

Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre (TCFNCC) is an Indigenous Daily Bread Member Agency that has been serving the Downtown Toronto community for over 24 years! They are committed to… Read More

 

Supporting Encampment Residents in a Growing Housing Crisis

June 4, 2021

Access to food and housing are basic human rights enshrined in the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, yet one in five people are experiencing food insecurity and at… Read More

Daily Bread Collectively Grieves with Indigenous Communities Across Canada

June 3, 2021

The discovery of 215 children in an unmarked mass grave at a former residential school in Kamloops, British Columbia is a horrifying reminder of Canada’s history of violence and cultural… Read More

 

Volunteer Highlight: Arceu Arnuco

June 3, 2021

Arceu Arnuco is a long-standing Daily Bread volunteer, who joined us for the first time 26 years ago at our previous warehouse when he was a kid. Over the years,… Read More

 

Getting by with the help of our friends at the Toronto Professional Fire Fighter's Association

June 3, 2021

For over two decades the Toronto Professional Firefighters’ Association (TPFFA) has played an integral role in Daily Bread Food Bank’s community food raising and distribution efforts. Members have generously volunteered their time and skills to a degree that… 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