Sending Kids To School Hungry Puts Them At Risk

When was the last time you got hangry? It might be funny word, but it’s a very real feeling and we’ve all been there. If you’re like me, when you […]

Posted on August 21st, 2015

5 Things You May Not Know About Best Before Dates

Did you know that every year, the average single-family household in Toronto throws out around 275 kilos of food?  That means that across the city about 1 in 4 purchases […]

Posted on August 14th, 2015

Group Food Sorting Season Is Here

During the fall more and more of your food donations start to come through the door, and while that’s fantastic news for many of our community members, it creates the need […]

Posted on August 6th, 2015

Voting For A Food Secure Canada

Federal election season is just around the corner, and with the spotlight shining brighter on the many social, economic and environmental issues impacting Canadians, I’m finding myself filled with conflicting […]

Posted on July 31st, 2015

Agency Profile: Room to Grow Empowers Participants

When you picture a trip to a food bank, you probably don’t envision the most pleasant experience. And hey, that’s fair. While food banks are a vital community service, accessing them […]

Posted on July 24th, 2015

Room to Grow Back to School Community BBQ

Please join us for the Room to Grow Back to School BBQ! This free event will include tons of great kids activities as well as a number of  community resources tables (public […]

Posted on July 17th, 2015

Why Food Banks are Choosing Choice.

This might sound a little strange, but I really like going grocery shopping. I know that the parking lots can be crazy, and the check-out lines can be long, but […]

Posted on July 16th, 2015

Winter Holiday Public Sort

We are excited to welcome the media and families from around our city to give back to the community this holiday season at our annual Winter Holiday Public Sort.  Every […]

Posted on July 14th, 2015