Together, we Feed Ontario

Feed Ontario is the province's largest collective of hunger-relief organizations. Together with food banks, industry partners, and local communities, we work to end hunger and poverty by delivering fresh and healthy food, developing innovative programming, and driving change through research and advocacy.

Vision & Mission

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Our Vision: End hunger and poverty in Ontario

Our Mission: We Feed Ontario by creating opportunities and solutions, and uniting local food banks to eradicate hunger and poverty

This how we Feed Ontario

FeedON

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We FeedON by providing food banks with fresh food and pantry staples throughout the year to help support their communities.

Feed Possibility

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We Feed Possibility by providing food banks with resources to grow their capacity and invest in innovative programming for people facing hunger in their communities.

Feed Change

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We Feed Change through research, collective action, and by advocating for evidence-based solutions that address food insecurity and poverty.

Learn how we Feed Ontario

Meet our team

Staff

Our small but mighty team is committed to supporting Ontario’s food banks and advocating for solutions to hunger and poverty.

Siu Mee Cheng

Interim Executive Director

416-656-4100 ext. 1002

Amanda King

Director, Network & Government Relations

416-656-4100 ext. 2932

Rachel Dixon

Director of Development

416-656-4100 ext. 2937

Adelaide Wimpenny

Manager, Operations & Programs

416-656-4100 ext. 2934

Ashley Quan

Manager, Advocacy & Network Engagement

416-656-4100 ext. 2938

Tanya McChesney

Manager, Finance & Administration

416-656-4100 ext. 2936

Erin Waddington

Partnership Development Manager, Northern Ontario

807-630-4727 ext.

Claire Ward‑Beveridge

Senior Coordinator, Member Relations

416-656-4100 ext. 2933

Shanade Thomas

Operations & Programs Coordinator

416-656-4100 ext. 2940

Teju Oladoyin

Communications & Marketing Officer

416-656-4100 ext. 2941

Gargi Saripalli

Development Officer

416-656-4100 ext. 1001

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is comprised of food bank leaders and industry professionals who shape Feed Ontario’s strategic direction.

Ryan Noble

Chair

Executive Director

North York Harvest

Nitin Jaitly

Vice‑Chair

VP, Project Management Office

CIBC

Jyoti Saggar

Treasurer

CPA, CA

Sr. Finance & Accounting Consultant

Peter Oram

Corporate Secretary

Origination Supervisor

Sollio Agriculture

Peter Gould

Board Member

June Muir

Board Member

President & CEO

Unemployed Help Centre/WEFBA

JoAnne Sytsma

Board Member

Food Bank Manager/Board Co-Chair

Brockville & Area Food Bank

Andre Chow-Leong

Board Member

Vice President Merchandising

Loblaw Companies Limited

Laura Wright

Board Member

Senior Marketing Manager

Royal Bank of Canada

Meghan Nicholls

Board Member

CEO

The Mississauga Food Bank

Robin Bailey

Board Member

Executive Director

Burlington Food Bank

Neil Hetherington

Board Member

Chief Executive Officer

Daily Bread Food Bank

Wayne VanderWees

Board Member

Founder

Freight Managers Inc.

Dawn Devoe

Board Member

General Counsel and Privacy Officer

World Vision Canada

Konval Matin

Board Member

Proud Member of Food Banks Canada

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Proud Employer Partner of the Canadian Center for Diversity and Inclusion

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Contact us today

Interested in joining our network? Looking for your local food bank? Want to make a donation? We're here to help!

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