Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Volunteers sorting Spring Drive food donations during Easter

TORONTO, April 21, 2014 /CNW/ -

WHAT: 


Spring Drive Public Food Sorts




Toronto A spring tradition for many families and community groups, over 200 hundred people will volunteer their time today to sort and pack food donations from Daily Bread's Spring Drive.



The Spring Drive ends on April 26 with goals of 225,000 dollars and 225,000 pounds of food. As of April 20, the Spring Drive is at $169,700 and 158,500 pounds of food raised.




Note: Daily Bread is fully booked for public sorting. No volunteers are  required.


WHEN:

Monday, April 21


10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.


1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.


WHERE:

 Daily Bread Food Bank


 191 New Toronto Street (Off Islington, north of Lakeshore)

GENERAL FOOD DRIVE INFORMATION

The fastest, easiest way to make a financial donation is online at www.dailybread.ca. You can also mail cheques to: Daily Bread Food Bank, 191 New Toronto Street, Toronto, ON  M8V 2E7. Non-perishable food donations can be dropped off at any local fire hall or participating grocery stores.

SOURCE Daily Bread Food Bank

For further information: Jessica Ward, Communications Coordinator, T: 416-203-0050, C: 416-450-2196, E: media@dailybread.ca