Daily Bread Blog - Right-to-Food
 

You Can Help Families Experiencing Hunger this Holiday Season

November 26, 2021

The holiday season is right around the corner. It’s time to start thinking about that ‘perfect gift’— and deciding what to serve at your family celebrations. But Linda’s choices are… Read More

 

Community Champion brings her Junction neighbours together to fight hunger

September 9, 2021

With a background in food rescue and a passion for fighting hunger, Community Champion, Mahima, enjoys organizing Daily Bread donations and food drives with the Junction Residents Association  Says… Read More

 

A Look at How Daily Bread Food Bank Fights Hunger

August 6, 2021

Since the beginning of 2021, Daily Bread member food banks have seen an average of more than 110,000 visits each month. If current usage rates continue, we are projecting we will see 1.4 million visits… Read More

 

Spotlight on 5n2, Daily Bread's Newest Member Agency

August 5, 2021

5n2 is one of our newest member agencies serving the Scarborough community. It was founded by Seema David in 2013 and since then they have served over 474,000 people. Seema immigrated to Canada from the Middle East in 2007. While she… Read More

 

Daily Bread Receives Community Fund Grant from Airbnb and GlobalGiving

August 5, 2021

Airbnb believes in sharing their successes, especially with the communities that Airbnb Hosts, call home. That’s why they created the Community Fund, to distribute $100 million over 10 years to organizations that are strengthening communities… Read More

 

Child Hunger Doesn’t Take a Vacation

August 5, 2021

Before COVID-19, one in four children accessing food banks went hungry according to their guardian. During the pandemic, this number increased to one in three. School closures also meant that many young people were unable to access nutrition programs for the entire… Read More

 

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

 

Daily Bread delivers over 17 million pounds of food in a single year

July 6, 2021

June marked the end of our fiscal year, and as we wrap up we can’t help but reflect on all that we have achieved and those who made our work… Read More

 

When life gives you lemons, use them to give back

July 3, 2021

Last month, a group of young girls in Toronto set up and ran a lemonade stand to help raise money for Daily Bread Food Bank! Norah, Abby, Ella, Evie, Cate,… Read More