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Planter Beds Instead of Unused Land: Growing Produce in Our Neighbourhood

September 16, 2022

By transforming unused green spaces into community gardens, local gardening groups are helping provide fresh fruits and vegetables to our neighbours in need. Read More


More Volunteers Needed to Meet Record-High Demand

September 16, 2022

The need for volunteers is greater than ever before. By volunteering to prepare meals, sort and pack food donations and keep our on-site food bank well stocked, you can have a… Read More


Podcast Season 2 Launch: The 2030 Project  

September 16, 2022

Now is the time to advocate for change! Join host Dave Trafford for Season 2 of The 2030 Project as he examines the factors driving poverty and food insecurity and how… Read More


2022 Ontario Budget in Review

August 11, 2022

With the re-election of the Progressive Conservatives, the Provincial Government has re-tabled the 2022 Ontario Budget. Here are a few items Daily Bread is taking note of… Read More


Daily Bread Food Bank Sees Record High Client Visits for June 2022

July 20, 2022

The demand across Daily Bread’s food bank network hit a record high, with 171,631 visits for the month of June. Pre-pandemic, the average for that period sat around 65,000, proving… Read More


2021 Census in Review

July 18, 2022

The Canadian Census provides a detailed statistical portrait of Canada and its population, providing policy makers with important information that will affect our families, and our communities. Read More


Accessing a Food Bank for the First Time: What You Need to Know

June 13, 2022

Accessing a food bank for the first time can be very daunting. Not knowing what to expect or even where to start can stand in the way of people accessing… Read More


Welcome to Daily Bread Food Bank: A Site Tour

June 12, 2022

Join CEO, Neil Hetherington for a site tour of Daily Bread Food Bank. Located in South Etobicoke, our main hub serves nearly 200 food programs across the Toronto. Read More


23% of Canadians Report Eating “Less than They Should” Due to Rising Inflation 

June 10, 2022

Statistics Canada has released new data this week, reporting that one in five Canadians expect to use a community food program in the next six months if prices keep rising… Read More