Check out Evan's lemonade stand! He's six years old and he really wanted to do something to help his hungry neighbours. So, he handmade lemonade and sold it in his neighbourhood. Yesterday, he dropped off his donation and he had raised enough money to provide over 125 meals for neighbours in need! Great job Evan! Keep up the good work. ... See MoreSee Less
A huge thank you to Insuranceland Inc. for helping to feed hungry neighbours! We love your idea to honour each of the referrals you've received so far this year by making a donation to the food bank. #CommunityPartners #HungerFreeSummer ... See MoreSee Less
Your referrals are helping to feed families! Paul Hainer on behalf of Insuranceland, donated $3,000 to The Mississauga Food Bank in honour of the referrals received so far this year. Don't forget to keep referring your family and friends to Insuranceland and receive a $10 Tim Hortons gift card.
DID YOU KNOW? One of the main reasons our neighbours need to use the food bank is a lack of income? Many individuals and families just do not bring in enough money to meet their basic needs.You can read more about who will benefit from the #MinimumWageIncrease in this article by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives... See MoreSee Less
The Ontario government has announced its plan to raise the minimum wage to $15 on January 1, 2019. But who in the province will benefit most from the increase? The answer may surprise you.
CCPA senior economist David Macdonald breaks it down in our latest report: www.policyalternatives.ca/on-needs-raise