Daily Bread Blog - Volunteers
 

Daily Bread delivers over 17 million pounds of food in a single year

July 6, 2021

June marked the end of our fiscal year, and as we wrap up we can’t help but reflect on all that we have achieved and those who made our work… 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

 

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

 

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

 

Agency Spotlight: St. Felix Centre

April 7, 2021

St. Felix Centre is a Daily Bread Member Agency that has been providing support to some of the most marginalized individuals in Toronto’s downtown core, including people experiencing homelessness, extreme… Read More

 

Celebrating our Valuable Volunteers!

April 7, 2021

The theme for National Volunteer Week this year is The Value of One, The Power of Many and gives us the opportunity to reflect on the awe-inspiring acts of kindness… Read More

 

Community Champion Rallies Neighbourhood for Those in Need

April 7, 2021

Last fall, Stephanie decided to raise her hand and become a Daily Bread Community Champion, rallying her community to come together and host a food drive. Unsure of the… Read More

 

Toronto Community Donates 25,000 lbs of Food in One Day

April 7, 2021

On Saturday, April 3, Daily Bread Food Bank hosted our Spring Drive-Thru Food Drive. Together, our community collected over 25,000 lbs. of non-perishable food for our neighbours experiencing food insecurity. Read More