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

TORONTO, April 16, 2014 /CNW/ -


Spring Drive Public Food Sorts

A spring tradition for many families and community groups, over five hundred people will sort and pack food donations from Daily Bread's Spring Drive this weekend.

The Spring Drive ends on April 26 with goals of 225,000 dollars and 225,000 pounds of food. As of April 15, the Spring Drive has raised $117,000 and 130,000 pounds of food.

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


Saturday, April 19

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

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

Monday, April 21

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

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


Daily Bread Food Bank

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

The fastest, easiest way to make a financial donation is online at 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:


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