Category Archive
Food Drive

Collage of North York Harvest staff posing at various food spaces
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

2 parents with their 2 children, each parent giving piggyback to 1 child, in front of camper van
Everyone Can Be A Hero

Family, friends and relaxation, that’s what summer should be all about. But for many families in our community, summer adds a significant stress as they grapple with additional food costs. […]

Posted on July 20th, 2021

Winter Food Drive: Reach for a Million Launch!

Today marks the official launch of North York Harvest’s Winter Food Drive: Reach for a Million. Running until January 10, 2020, our special goal is to raise 1 million combined […]

Posted on November 25th, 2019

Summer Heroes

What if you simply couldn’t afford the food your child needed to be well? That’s an issue that I must face each day.   My name is Jessica. My 9 […]

Posted on June 5th, 2018

Fill the Shelves

Every month North York Harvest helps over 16,000 people meet their food needs.  And we need YOUR help! Our shelves are almost empty and we are out of stock on key […]

Posted on June 5th, 2018

A Lot of Plates to Fill

Did you know that 918,724 Canadians will use a food bank this summer? Those are A LOT of plates to fill! Did you know that food banks around the entire country are […]

Posted on May 17th, 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

Cash VS. Cans

There’s been lots in the news recently about how best to support food banks. We’re grateful for all of the ways our community takes action against hunger, and each type […]

Posted on December 6th, 2017