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2020 Truck Pull Challenge Champions

October 1, 2020

On Tuesday, September 15th, Daily Bread Food Bank competed in in the ultimate test of strength, pulling a 20,000 lb. truck for 100 ft. in the fastest time! The second… Read More

 

Agency Spotlight: Canadian South Asian Growth and Support Services

September 4, 2020

Canadian South Asian Growth and Support Services (CSAGSS) is multi-service organization which aims to lift their community out of hunger and poverty. They believe in serving their community with Respect, Equity, Care, and dignity, and work in three main areas to… 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

 

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 Struggles and Successes of a Grassroots Organization

March 4, 2020

In 2010 Janel Simpson was going through a hard time in her life. She had lost her restaurant business in a declining job market and when it took her over… Read More

 

Agency Spotlight: Sistering

March 4, 2020

This International Women’s Day, we are honoured to highlight an incredible organization that plays a active role in advocating for equality and support for marginalized women in Toronto. Sistering,… 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

 

What Toronto’s Budget Means for Poverty Reduction

February 20, 2020

Yesterday, Toronto City Council passed the 2020 budget. We were pleased to see that for the first time in many years, City Council demonstrated a willingness to generate new revenue… Read More