Daily Bread Blog - Volunteers

Why Betty Anne Has Been Volunteering for 13 Years

May 10, 2023

One year, around Christmas time, Betty Anne Butcher heard a news story on CP24 about how Daily Bread Food Bank needed volunteers. Although she was (and… Read More


Kellogg Canada Helps Provide Nearly 64,000 Meals on 'Day of Caring' 

May 9, 2023

On April 21, Daily Bread Food Bank’s yellow and teal production floor was flooded with bright red and white. A team of more than 80 employees from Kellogg Canada filled… Read More


How Volunteers Power Daily Bread Food Bank 

April 11, 2023

You can tell when a pallet of food was picked by Lorie Scarfarotti. When she picks the order for our on-site food bank, she decorates it… Read More


How This Volunteer Fights Hunger from All Sides

April 11, 2023

Bill Argeropoulos had never worn a Santa suit before. But when Daily Bread Food Bank needed a St. Nick to bring joy (and attention to food insecurity) at the CP… Read More


7 Women Leaders Fighting to End Hunger

March 4, 2023

At Daily Bread Food Bank, we’re lucky to have no shortage of women leaders. Our founder was a woman, our board is chaired by a woman,… Read More


Getting Together to Give Back: Our Employee Volunteer Program 

March 3, 2023

When Alyssa Copp asks fellow Cisco team members if they want to sign up for a Daily Bread volunteer opportunity, she never worries about filling slots. Cisco has signed up… Read More


Community Researchers Needed for Annual Who's Hungry Report

February 23, 2023

Research volunteers are needed to administer surveys with food bank clients about their experiences with food insecurity and poverty in Toronto. The results of this survey inform Daily Bread Food… Read More


Volunteering Is a Family Affair for Joe and Frances

February 7, 2023

Meet Joe and Frances Grbac, an extraordinary duo who have been regularly volunteering at Daily Bread for over three years. When Joe retired in 2019, he and his wife Frances… Read More


5 Ways to Get Involved in 2023 Based on Your New Year’s Resolution

January 16, 2023

Welcoming a new year is like an invitation for self-growth. It’s a fresh start to better ourselves and our communities.   If you’re looking to give back in 2023, here are… Read More