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18 Jan

Food Insecurity and Poverty in Canada – A Letter from The Mississauga Food Bank and Food Banks Canada to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Letter sent on January 17, 2023. (TW: suicide) Dear Prime Minister, In your recent year-end interview with Global News’ Dawna Friesen, you were shown...
Man sitting with hands clasped at a neighbourhood food bank.
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15 Dec

Increased sense of helplessness and loneliness leaves some food bank users feeling like there is only one way out

We have built real and lasting relationships with our food bank clients which has allowed people to open up and share with us the...
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20 Oct

The Mississauga Food Bank Has Seen Double the Visits to Food Banks Across the City Over the Last Year Raising $706,392 and 371,153 pounds of food during their Thanksgiving Food Drive

The Mississauga Food Bank’s 2022 Thanksgiving Food Drive, sponsored by Keurig Dr Pepper Canada, ran from September 12 to October 10, raising $706,392 and...
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04 Oct

THIS JUST IN – Double Your Impact this Thanksgiving

You can double your impact this Thanksgiving! Donate NOW and your gift will be matched up to $30,000 by a group of generous donors....
Meghan nicholls, Donny the donation bag, Bonnie Crombie, And Jeff Tim Hortons Dundas store owner
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21 Sep

Chip Chip Hooray! The Mississauga Food Bank Will Be Tim Hortons’ Smile Cookie 2022 Local Recipient

Mayor Bonnie Crombie joins The Mississauga Food Bank at a local Tim Hortons restaurant to kick off Smile Cookie week. The Mississauga Food Bank...
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14 Sep

The Mississauga Food Bank Sees 50% Increase In Food Bank Visits As They Launch Thanksgiving Food Drive

Receiving over 243,000 visits from food bank users last year. The Mississauga Food Bank has launched their 2022 Thanksgiving Food Drive sponsored by Keurig...
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25 May

Provincial Election Panel Discussion

Mississauga, the provincial election is coming up on June 2 and we want to make sure our community is prepared to head to the...
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05 May

Nourishing News l Spring 2022 – You Inspire Us

Joanne Shaw grew up hearing stories of hunger. Her grandmother, a single parent of nine children, struggled daily to keep food on the table....
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01 Apr

Mississauga Rotary’s Catch The Ace Weekly Draw

Rotary Clubs of Mississauga are proud to announce that the Catch the Ace Lottery is back and so is your chance to win big...
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01 Apr

As Food Costs Rise, The Mississauga Food Bank Launches Give 30 Ramadan Fundraiser

In the last 6 months, more than 71,000 visits were made to a local food bank by more than 16,000 neighbours in need across...