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Champion food this holiday season

Join our circle of supporters this holiday season and champion food. By giving to FoodShare you would join a community that reaches 250,000+ people every year through food. Here are some ways your support would make a difference: support the...Read more

Dismantling racism is the food movement’s work

“They’re afraid that addressing racism is just too hard, too complicated and too messy. They’re afraid that bringing up issues of oppression and privilege will end up dividing the movement rather than strengthening it. They’re afraid of being overwhelmed with...Read more

We challenge the Premier to live on $14/hour

Dear Premier Doug Ford, I write to you as Executive Director of FoodShare Toronto, Canada’s largest non-profit food security organization. FoodShare works with individuals, families and communities to support good food for all. In 2017, FoodShare reached 262,197 people through...Read more

Celebrating the 2018 United Way Greater Toronto Campaign

FoodShare is a proud United Way Greater Toronto Anchor Agency. To celebrate and support United Way Greater Toronto’s 2018 Campaign, we’re hosting a week of fun fundraising activities including a baked potato bar and staff appreciation grams. For more information on...Read more

Teachings from the Land

Teachings from the Land: A Cross Cultural Food Justice Program Call out for youth (17- 29 years) to join! The Teachings from the Land Program: A Cross Cultural Food Justice Program is a youth focused land based program that is...Read more

Join our Board of Directors

FoodShare is looking for dynamic and committed individuals, who are interested in helping to shape the future of our work by joining our Board of Directors. While we encourage anyone to apply, in 2018-2019, we are particularly interested in receiving...Read more

A trip to the North

Food insecurity rates in Ontario hover around 13%. In Northern Indigenous communities, they’re around 31%*. Why is that the case?Read more

Let’s cook up change together

Sybil Pinnock, our Power Soups powerhouse and catering coordinator, believes that good, healthy food is music to the senses and the soul, and puts great care into creating recipes that nourish the body and the mind. From November to April,...Read more

The gift of food

Over the holidays in December 2017, FoodShare delivered 2000 Good Food Boxes thanks to support from an anonymous United Way Toronto & York Region donor. Take a look at how it happened and what it meant to the community.Read more

Food is a human right.

As we get close to the end of 2017, I am reminded of the unfortunate truth that 1 in 8 Canadian households experience some food insecurity. Worrying about where your next meal will come from presents all kinds of challenges,...Read more