North York Harvest Food Bank is the primary food bank for northern Toronto, distributing over 2.3 million pounds of food in last year through 77 community programs. We believe in dignified food access, empowering individuals and strengthening communities.

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“I wanted to make sure others have the same chance I did.” – How Theresa Pays it Forward

Asking for help is hard. When Theresa visited our Lawrence Heights Community Food Space for the first time, her hands were shaking. “I was so embarrassed to have to ask […]

Posted on April 9th, 2018

Spring up for Good! Spring Food Drive Kicks Off at NYH

We need you to make sure our community has the healthy food they need this spring! We’re asking for the community’s help to raise $100,000 and collect 20,000 lbs.each of […]

Posted on March 23rd, 2018

Income Security: A Roadmap for Change

Recently the Ontario government released a new report in an effort to deal with the issue of income security, something that affects all of us. North York Harvest is the […]

Posted on January 17th, 2018

North York Harvest Food Bank

Feeding your family doesn't mean you go without

Feeding your family
doesn't mean you go without

Kids don't have to skip breakfast

A fixed income
doesn't mean unhealthy food

A fixed income doesn't mean unhealthy food

Kids don't have
to skip breakfast