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Dear Toronto, You’ve Changed

Where were you 25 years ago? It was 1991. Brian Mulroney was Prime Minister. Crystal Pepsi was a thing. My son wanted Lunchables. The first ever Earth Summit happened. I became FoodShare’s Executive Director. As I plan to leave FoodShare...Read more

Your support furthers good, healthy food

You’ve helped create programs that make food more accessible across our city. And you’ve supported projects that increase people’s knowledge of good food. Just this year you helped launch popup veggie markets in our subway stations. That’s hundreds of transit...Read more

Good Food Markets mean students don’t have to pick class over food.

Good Food Markets mean students don't have to pick class over food.Read more

You can make an impact. It’s Giving Tuesday.

Donate to make an impact of food security this Giving Tuesday!Read more

The future of school food looks and tastes delicious

Students across Ontario are changing school food by cooking it themselves. The Royal High School Chef Competition celebrates these chefs by letting them compete in an iron chef style competition.   Dozens of teams from high schools across Ontario submitted...Read more

Celebrating the 2016 United Way TYR Campaign

FoodShare is one of over 400 proud United Way Toronto & York Region member agencies. To celebrate and support United Way TYR’s 2016 Campaign, we’re hosting a week of fun activities including an Indigenous lunch and appreciation grams full of loving...Read more

Join the Good2Go Competition at the Royal Winter Fair

FoodShare is once again partnering with the Royal Winter Fair to run a province-wide competition for High School Chefs. Please download this PDF flyer for more details. Schools are invited to submit recipes that meet the following criteria: feature local, seasonal Ontario...Read more

Kitchen Party or Cooking Therapy

Kate’s Kitchen, Healing Through Food and Storytelling by Heidi Pyper On the surface, the group of women sidled up against the counters at FoodShare Toronto on a Monday night look like any gathering at a party that’s ended up in...Read more

Debbie Field recognized with honorary doctorate

“I’d like you to think back to where you were 10 years ago and I’m sure very, very few of you could have imagined you’d be sitting here or would have graduated in the degree that you have,” said FoodShare...Read more

The Good Food Machine gets growing in Canadian classrooms

LoyaltyOne Air Miles is partnering with FoodShare Toronto and Global Teacher finalist Stephen Ritz of the educationally acclaimed Green Bronx Machine to launch the Good Food Machine, a new healthy food education program for children in Canadian communities. The first...Read more