Daily Bread Blog

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

 

The Inspiring Leadership Award goes to Talia Bronstein, VP of Research and Advocacy!

June 3, 2021

The Frances Lankin Award was established in 2011 by Social Planning Toronto on the occasion of Frances Lankin’s retirement from United Way Toronto. It is awarded annually to two individuals… 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

 

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

 

Spring Recipe from the Daily Bread Kitchen

May 7, 2021

Over 100,000 meal servings were made with love by our kitchen staff and volunteers in the Daily Bread kitchen and delivered to our member agencies last year! From soups and… Read More

 

Agency Spotlight: Women's Health in Women's Hands

May 7, 2021

Women’s Health in Women’s Hands Community Health Centre is a Daily Bread Member Agency that has been committed to serving their racialized clients and their families in Toronto through their Chakula Bora… Read More