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Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Müge!

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Müge Last year, more than 26,000 volunteer hours were worked at North York Harvest. We are grateful for every person who generously gives their time to ensure […]

Posted on June 24th, 2024

Menstrual Equity Fund

Menstrual Equity Fund Did you know 1 in 6 Canadians who menstruate experience period poverty? At North York Harvest, menstrual products are something our clients are always asking about, as […]

Posted on June 21st, 2024

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Climbing a mountain to fight food insecurity

Climbing a mountain to fight food insecurity Would you hike up a mountain 15 times in support of North York Harvest? It’s a big ask, but that’s exactly what our […]

Posted on June 21st, 2024

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I Choose Hope

Help Get Healthy Food to Neighbours like Sandra! Did you know that after paying rent and utilities, our clients have about $6.67 left per day for food and all other […]

Posted on June 11th, 2024

Who’s Hungry Report 2023

Who’s Hungry Report 2023 In partnership, Daily Bread Food Bank and North York Harvest Food Bank have released the 2023 Who’s Hungry Report, a profile of food insecurity in the […]

Posted on November 14th, 2023

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More Canadians leaving a gift to charity

Why more Canadians are leaving a gift to charity in their Wills. We are lucky. Our supporters are thoughtful individuals, who share a concern for finding long-term food solutions and […]

Posted on March 2nd, 2023

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Thankful for Your Support

Thankful for your support on Giving Tuesday!   Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving back that kicks off the giving season. This is a day when individuals and […]

Posted on November 30th, 2021

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Education At the Heart Of Community

Food insecurity has been a longstanding concern in North York’s Keele and Finch neighbourhood where ANIDA Foundation is located, but over the past year and a half the organization’s executive […]

Posted on November 29th, 2021