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CBC’s Sounds of the Season Raises Over $860,000 for GTA Food Banks

January 16, 2023

It was another incredible year for CBC Toronto’s Sound of the Season!  Running from mid-November to December 2022, this annual holiday tradition raised an astounding $860,048 and nearly 53,000 pounds… Read More

 

Year in Review: 2022, a Record Breaker

January 13, 2023

When we look back on this past year, two truths stand out:   Food bank use reached crisis levels. Toronto’s social safety net couldn’t hold against inflation and the city’s skyrocketing cost… Read More

 

A Wider Variety of Healthy Proteins for our Clients

December 12, 2022

Food is a human right, and no one should go hungry or face barriers in accessing the food they need. With the impact of inflation and constantly rising food prices,… Read More

 

Agency Spotlight: Evangel Hall Mission

December 12, 2022

Established by the Presbyterian Church, ehm offers support to those facing homelessness and poverty, from dental care to transitional housing. Read More

 

CEO Neil Hetherington Among Toronto Life's 50 Most Influential Torontonians

December 8, 2022

We are honoured to announce that our CEO, Neil Hetherington, was named one of Toronto Life Magazine’s 50 Most Influential Torontonians of 2022.  “This is a humbling… Read More

 

$7.5 Million Gift from The Slaight Family Foundation Targets Food Insecurity

December 5, 2022

This holiday season, The Slaight Family Foundation is targeting the monumental issue of food insecurity and access to nutritious foods by gifting $7.5 million to six organizations who will leverage… Read More

 

Daily Bread Food Bank Named One of Canada's Most Admired Corporate Cultures

November 28, 2022

We are humbled and honoured to announce we’ve been named one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures by Waterstone Human Capital this year. The… Read More

 

Who’s Hungry 2022: A Story of a System Under Strain

November 14, 2022

In partnership, Daily Bread Food Bank and North York Harvest Food Bank have released Who’s Hungry 2022 – a report profiling food insecurity, poverty and system strain in the City… Read More

 

A Decade of Deep Poverty

October 19, 2022

A new study analyzing the last 12 years of Daily Bread data found that, almost every year, the median income of food bank clients has been 50% below the official poverty line… Read More