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July 2021

One in Eight Households Needed to Access Food from a Community Organization in the Last Year

One in Eight Households Needed to Access Food from a Community Organization in the Last Year
One in eight reported that they or someone in their household accessed free food or meals from a community organization in the last year. Read more about this post

How the Edmonton’s Food Bank Changes the Lives of their Communities

How the Edmonton’s Food Bank Changes the Lives of their Communities
The Edmonton’s Food Bank is committed to helping those who need them, not just by providing food but also finding other solutions that will make their lives better, so they no longer have to use food banks. Read more about this post

Food Banks Canada’s Retail Food Program – Helping Neighbours and Helping the Earth

Food Banks Canada’s Retail Food Program – Helping Neighbours and Helping the Earth
This pandemic has brought an increase of new clients to food banks. Thankfully, the Retail Food Program allows easier access to nutritious food that might have otherwise been delayed, especially because of supply chain issues. Read more about this post

Food Banker Spotlight – Armand Kayolo

Food Banker Spotlight – Armand Kayolo
We are always interested in hearing more about the individuals in food banking across Canada! This month, our spotlight is on Armand Kayolo from Moisson Outaouais in Gatineau, QC. Read more about this post

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Hunger Facts

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of food distributed by Canadian food banks is fresh (eg. milk, eggs, fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables, bread)