Second Harvest

Second Harvest

Support a worthy Toronto Food Charity in the Second Harvest Foundation who’s mission is to help feed hungry people by picking up and preparing excess fresh food and delivering it daily to social service agencies in Toronto.

The vision is that no one need ever go hungry in the communities we serve.

Everyday Second Harvest picks up excess fresh food that would otherwise go to waste, and delivers it to approximately 250 social service programs in the Greater Toronto Area.  These social service programs are on the front lines of hunger everyday of our city and its the efforts of Second Harvest that keeps programs like these running.  Let’s  give them our support and help end the starvation on the streets of Toronto.

Upcoming  Second Harvest events:

Toronto Taste 2010:  Pairing Cuisine and Compassion

Join 60 of the City’s top chefs and 25 beverage purveyors for Toronto Taste, the premier culinary event and fundraiser for Second Harvest. Spend a Sunday evening at the Royal Ontario Museum in Yorkville sampling an amazing array of tasty masterpieces, interacting with celebrity chefs, all while feeling good about raising money for those in need.

Date:  Sunday, June 13.2010 @ 6:30pm
Location:  Royal Ontario Museum
Ticket Price:  $250 each with a tax receipt of $125 (click to order)
Website:  www.torontotaste.ca

To make a secure donation in support of Second Harvest click here. Every dollar donated provides enough food for two nutritious meals!

Second Harvest will also help you set up your own charity event at home or at work to support feeding the hungry in our city.   Email Jennifer Chow at Second Harvest when you are ready to begin planning your Second Harvest event

Volunteers are always welcome and they include office support staff, warehouse assistants, drivers, and event volunteers.  Click here to find out how you can help out.

Second Harvest Webpage:  www.secondharvest.ca

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