Faces of poverty is changing due to COVID-19 Pandemic.
It’s not limited to a particular person. It is not only confined for a homeless man sleeping on streets or women facing abusive relationships, seniors facing isolation or low-income families. Today poverty is far more widespread from amongst individual families living in a basement, apartments or a house. In other words, it is way more pervasive.
is run by CSAGSS (Canadian South Asian growth and support services). we strive to advocate food as a fundamental human right.
Feeding Communities impacted during COVID-19 is to ensure continuous and uninterrupted food delivery done to people, whether be Seniors, children, parents struggling to feed their family, front-line workers or general people juggling between work and poverty.
FEEDING COMMUNITY WITH RESPECT, CARE, DIGNITY AND EQUITY.
Food is our basic right! Your donation will help us put together a food hamper and deliver food items ASAP who needs the most. Together we can help bridge out gaps while larger initiatives are being rolled out so that our community can be fed.
Your dollars will go directly towards purchasing food items and basic necessities, putting them into a hamper and arranging ways to drop off the hampers so we can distribute them among people. Your donation will also help us to purchase extra food which will fill up the gap which have appeared due to closure of businesses and shutting down of some food banks. it will also support our expanding operating budget to run the food-bank smoothly.
Now more than ever before, it is very crucial that we all come together as a community to get through this difficult period of time. By supporting us you are helping us bringing food on the table for everyone.
Our goal is to feed 600+ Individuals, Families and seniors across Toronto.
- For every $ 50 donated we will be able to feed a family of 3 per week.
- For every $ 30 donated we will be able to feed an individual and senior per week.
- For every $ 100 donated we will be able to feed breakfast for children.
-Typical food box will include assortment of fresh produced, fruit, rice/lentils & legumes, pasta, cereals, fresh milk, eggs, Halal meat, snacks and other healthy food items.
Want to join us in making a difference? we are raising money to benefit Food-Pantry@Morning-side to serve community and any donation will help make an impact. Thanks in advance for your contribution to this cause that means so much to us.
Love your community!