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FoodShare 30th Anniversary Celebration Breakfast
October 22, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 amFree
FoodShare Toronto will celebrate its 30th anniversary by hosting a breakfast for community members, staff and volunteers on October 22nd. The event kicks off 30 Days of FoodShare and will feature delicious food selections from Field to Table Catering.
To commemorate the landmark day, FoodShare Toronto Executive Director Debbie Field will speak about FoodShare’s history, the current food system and actions needed to work towards a more just, resilient food system. While advances have been made in food programming, much is still to be done as thirteen percent of Canadians live in a state of food insecurity.
WHO: Special guests at the celebratory breakfast include:
Councillor Ana Bailão – presenting City of Toronto Proclamation on behalf of Mayor John Tory
Senator Art Eggleton – who helped form FoodShare in 1985 as Mayor of the City of Toronto
M.P.P. Cristina Martins – presenting a congratulatory scroll for FoodShare’s impact in the community
TDSB Trustee Marit Stiles
WHEN: October 22, 8:30-10am
WHERE: The event will be held at FoodShare, 90 Croatia Street, at 8:30am.
SOCIAL MEDIA: Join the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #FS30 via @FoodShareTO