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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

 

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

 

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

 

Nutrition Month Recipe from the Daily Bread Kitchen

March 5, 2021

March is Nutrition Month, and this year gives us the opportunity to explore how our culture, food traditions, personal circumstances & nutritional needs all contribute to what healthy looks like… Read More

 

You Can Provide a Fresh Start, and a Reason to Hope This Spring

March 5, 2021

Spring brings the promise of new beginnings and so can you! As we spring forward in to the season of rejuvenation and growth, we here at Daily Bread are looking… Read More

 

The Connection Between Race, Mental Health, and Food Insecurity

March 1, 2021

Monday, March 1, marked the second annual Black Mental Health day in Toronto. This important day raises awareness about the impacts of anti-Black racism on mental health in our city. Read More

 

Toronto Made a Miracle Happen

January 18, 2021

‍On December 5ᵗʰ at 10am, residents of Toronto were invited to leave a non-perishable food item on their doorstep for Miracle Day, a grassroots initiative started by community members who… Read More

 

Great Lakes Brewery 12th Annual Hops for Hunger Campaign

December 7, 2020

Thanks to the generous support of our friends at Great Lakes Brewery, hundreds of families experiencing hunger will access healthy, nutritious food this holiday season. During the month of December,… Read More

 

Daily Bread Food Bank Launches Holiday Campaign

December 6, 2020

At a time of year when Daily Bread Food Bank relies heavily on support from the community to meet food and fundraising goals that impact food distribution for the entire… Read More