Hunger Report

Formerly the Ontario Association of Food Banks, Feed Ontario releases the Hunger Report every year. This report is based on real-time data gathered by the provincial food bank network and provides an analysis of current trends related to poverty and food bank use across the province. 



  • Hunger by the Numbers: 501,590 people used a food bank in Ontario last year
  • Senior Citizens: 10% increase in the number of seniors accessing food banks over the previous year, a rate nearly 3 times faster than the growth of Ontario’s senior population
  • Ontario’s Basic Income Pilot: Includes ‘Humans of Basic Income’ and from the Mayors of the four pilot locations: Lindsay, Brantford, Hamilton, and Thunder Bay.


Read the Report