What We’re All About

Last year – through the support of our generous donors, tireless staff and volunteers, and commitment of countless community members – families and individuals in northern Toronto received 180,000 healthy food hampers through our network of member agencies including neighbourhood food banks, community kitchens, prenatal programs, shelters and drop-in meal programs.

North York Harvest Food Bank

Our vision

Our vision

A community where all members are able to meet their food needs. 

Our mission

Our mission

To engage our community in meeting the food needs of northern Toronto by providing dignified food assistance, education and long-term food solutions

Our values

Access and Inclusion

We strive to ensure that diverse members of our community have full, fair and unbiased access to our services and are included in decision-making.


We are dedicated to understanding, learning from, and working cooperatively with community members.


We recognize the importance of being accountable and transparent in our actions and decision making processes.


We strive for the highest quality in all our work and for the most effective use of our resources.