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Daily Bread Food Bank Listed as One of Canada's Top 100 Charities

January 15, 2020

We are thrilled and proud to be included in Mac… 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

 

CBC Community Cares Day Supporting Food Banks in the GTA

June 1, 2020

Providing food to those in need can be difficult at the best of times. With COVID-19, and the challenging times we have faced over these last few months — and… Read More

 

How Ontario can Support Low-Income Households During and After COVID-19

March 24, 2020

Food banks across Canada are preparing for a surge in need as the economy slows due to COVID-19. While food banks are able to support households in meeting their immediate… Read More

 

New Protections for the Working Poor During COVID-19

March 24, 2020

Crises inevitably reveal cracks in our public supports. Food bank clients cannot meet the most basic COVID-19 recommendations of public health officials. Social distancing and stocking up on food are… Read More

 

FAQ: COVID-19

March 20, 2020

How can I best support Daily Bread Food Bank? With a food inventory in need of replenishing, your monetary donations will allow us to purchase the exact items that… Read More

The Impact of Coronavirus on Food Bank Clients

March 6, 2020

Last week, federal Health Minister Patty Hadju suggested people prepare for a Coronavirus outbreak by setting aside a week’s worth of food and medicine. But with food bank use on… 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

 

Provide Hope This Spring

March 3, 2020

This spring, you can provide hope through wholesome meals for those who need it most. As we spring forward in to the season of rejuvenation and growth, we here at… Read More