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April 2018

Every Plate Full: An Inspirational Challenge for the Canadian Members of IATSE

Every Plate Full: An Inspirational Challenge for the Canadian Members of IATSE
The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) has over 21,000 members in 39 locals across Canada. In 2015, IATSE participated in the first annual Every Plate Full Challenge. Read more about this post

Walmart’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign – Make a Difference in Your Local Communities

Walmart’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign – Make a Difference in Your Local Communities
1.7 Million Canadians turned to a food bank last year. Join Walmart Canada and Food Banks Canada in making a difference in the lives of those experiencing hunger in Canada through Walmart Canada’s second annual “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign. Read more about this post

The Value of a Volunteer

The Value of a Volunteer
Volunteering means different things to different people. Margaret, for instance, initially got involved because she had free time she wanted to fill and thought since the food bank was close to her apartment, it might be a good thing to do. Read more about this post

Food Banker Spotlight – Chantal Senecal, Executive Director for the Food Depot Alimentaire

Food Banker Spotlight – Chantal Senecal, Executive Director for the Food Depot Alimentaire
We are always interested in hearing more about the individuals in food banking across Canada! This month, our spotlight is on Chantal Senecal, Executive Director of Food Depot Alimentaire in Moncton, New Brunswick. 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)