Report Highlights

  • 358,963 people visited a food bank in Ontario in March 2015
  • This report included special features on our network’s work in Northern Ontario
    • We trace the 2,000 km path of a food shipment from Toronto to Thunder Bay to Pikangikum, a fly-in community that’s only accessible by plane, boat, or ice roads in the winter
    • Volker Kromm, Executive Director of the RFDA (our member for Thunder Bay, which serves all of northwestern Ontario – an land mass the size of France!), tells the story of Amelia, an elderly woman who lives in a log cabin without electricity in Ignace, Ontario