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Diabetes Awareness

Look to the person on your left, now look to the person on your right.  Chances are that 1 of the 3 of you are living with diabetes or prediabetes. […]

Posted on November 10th, 2017

The Value of Volunteering

Kathy and her two young sons, Matthew & Christian, are regular volunteers with North York Harvest Food Bank.  Here’s what volunteering with us means to her: “We love volunteering at […]

Posted on October 27th, 2017

Fighting Poverty Together

Often when we think of poverty, we don’t think about how deep the problem is in our very own backyard. In North York, poverty hides in high rise apartments, rooming houses and shelters. […]

Posted on October 20th, 2017

Leadership in Logistics

Here at North York Harvest, on top of distributing food to more than 15,000 people each month, we are dedicated to long term solutions to poverty and creating sustainable livelihoods. […]

Posted on October 12th, 2017

Leave Hunger Behind

We’re kicking off the 2017 Fall Food Drive and we want YOU to be a part of it! Your participation allows us to support food banks, food education programs, community […]

Posted on October 11th, 2017

Setting the Table – The Power of a Meal

A message from Aniska Ali,  North York Harvest’s New Director of Development and Marketing As Thanksgiving approaches, I, like many of you, am preparing to welcome family and friends to […]

Posted on October 5th, 2017

Who’s Hungry in Our City?

Each year North York Harvest Food Bank teams up with the Daily Bread Food Bank to release the annual “Who’s Hungry” report.  It is a snapshot of food bank use […]

Posted on September 25th, 2017

More Than a Food Bank

Each year we are blown away by the support from our community!  Without you we wouldn’t be able to make a difference for more than 15,000 people that struggle to […]

Posted on September 18th, 2017