How to Make your Food Bank Drive Better

The holiday season is fast approaching, and as we get closer, more and more people start thinking of giving a helping hand. Everyone feels compassionate towards children living in poverty, people needing a bed to sleep in, or families not … Continue reading

Chew On This!

On October 17, the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, join us in calling for a federal poverty reduction strategy. 3.8 million people in Canada cannot access the food they need.  Close to 1 million people use food banks each month. … Continue reading

Success at the UBCM!

In support of our members, Raise the Rates and Faith in Action, we were successful at the recent Union of BC Municipalities (lots of mayors and city councillors) in getting 2 key resolutions passed: raising the welfare rates and eliminating … Continue reading