• Hunger Awareness Week Sept 18-22

    Hunger is unacceptable. Yet, more than 850,000 Canadians will visit a food bank for assistance this month alone. Of those, 36% are children or youth. In Hamilton, 12,580 individuals in our community go to food banks for assistance each month in 2017. That includes almost 4,600 children. During Hunger Awareness Week, September 18-22, we encourage Canadians toengage. Hunger is […]

  • Summer Bulk Food Buy 2017

    Summer Bulk Food Buy

    It’s not your usual grocery day. To deal with fewer food donations and greater demand in the summer, Hamilton Food Share buys a lot of the staples that people need. This summer $146,132 worth of food was purchased from food industry partners contributing 58,453 lbs of food to the emergency food distribution network. A balance […]

  • Ticats Tackle Hunger

    Ticats Tackle Hunger

    The Hamilton Tiger-Cat season has already kicked off. And with it, the team’s defence of the Purolator Tackle Hunger crown. All season long, CFL teams and their hometowns will be raising food and funds to help neighbours struggling with hunger. For Hamilton fans, the Tackle Hunger game is once again the Labour Day Classic when […]