Daily Bread Blog - COVID19
 

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

 

The Impact of Food Insecurity on Mental Health

May 5, 2021

Not knowing where your next meal may come from can be an extremely stressful experience. During the COVID-19 pandemic, a recent Statistics Canada report found that individuals in households… 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

 

Increasing Food Storage with the help of the Rogers Centre

April 7, 2021

Last Spring, the Rogers Centre became Canada’s largest pantry, housing 10 million pounds of food when Rogers partnered with Food Banks Canada through our Step Up to the Plate initiative. 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

 

1 year, 1 million food bank visits later, it's time to refocus poverty reduction efforts

April 7, 2021

Last month marked the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 lockdown, but also another milestone: over one million visits to food banks in Toronto since the lockdown was declared in March… Read More

 

Local Love From Google Canada

March 5, 2021

When COVID-19 hit and Canadians all across the country began to feel the impacts, Google Canada wanted to find a way to give back to their local communities. Recognizing… Read More