Daily Bread Blog - Volunteers
 

TAP volunteer inspired by neighbours' generosity

September 9, 2021

Ethan, who lives in the Upper Beaches, recently completed the Daily Bread’s Take Action Project (TAP). TAP allows grade 9 to 12 students to earn volunteer hours while helping people… Read More

 

Get involved in Hunger Action Month!

September 3, 2021

Hunger Action Month is an annual campaign occurring every September that raises awareness about hunger in our communities and encourages participation in the fight against hunger. Whether you choose to educate, advocate, volunteer, or donate to… 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

 

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

 

2021 Best in Class Awards

June 16, 2021

On June 15, Daily Bread Food Bank was honoured to present our annual Best in Class Awards celebrating the extraordinary commitment shown by individuals and organizations working to alleviate hunger… Read More

 

Volunteer Highlight: Arceu Arnuco

June 3, 2021

Arceu Arnuco is a long-standing Daily Bread volunteer, who joined us for the first time 26 years ago at our previous warehouse when he was a kid. Over the years,… Read More

 

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

 

Volunteer Spotlight: Maria and Michelle the Mother Daughter Duo

May 7, 2021

Maria, a returning student at the University of Toronto pursuing a major in Diaspora and Transnational Studies and a minor in Equity and Human Geography, and her daughter Michelle, a… 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