Daily Bread Blog - COVID19
 

Digital Access and Food Insecurity in Toronto

July 13, 2021

When the COVID-19 crisis began in March 2020, many of us became reliant on the internet for things like school, work, food and medicine deliveries, staying connected with family and friends, and more.   However, with mass closures of… Read More

 

Agency Spotlight: Feed Scarborough

July 3, 2021

Feed Scarborough (formerly Scarborough Food Security Initiative) began in 2018 as a holiday hamper program in Southwest Scarborough. In the early days of the pandemic, Suman Roy, Chair, saw that… 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

 

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

 

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