• 1959 Labour Day Parage

    Labour Pitches in to Help Hamilton Families

    Labour is a vital part of Hamilton’s history, culture and economic life. Dating back to the 1870’s and the Nine-Hour League, proud union members helped to build the city we live in today. When Hamilton Food Share was founded almost 30 years ago, it was with the financial assistance of the Steelworkers who helped get […]

  • Ticats tackle hunger and Argos on Labour Day

    Tackle Hunger with the Ticats

    The most anticipated football game of the season is 3 weeks away. The hometown Hamilton Tiger-Cats, sitting in 2nd place in the CFL Eastern division, take on their arch-rivals from Toronto. The Labour Day Classic is also the Purolator Tackle Hunger game for the Ticats. Started by Ticats legend Angelo Mosca, Hamilton Food Share and the […]

  • Peanut butter, eggs and ground beef purchased in our summer bulk buy.

    Buying Groceries for 12,500 Neighbours

    A grocery day for 12,500 needs something a little bigger than a grocery cart. That’s how many people use food banks in Hamilton each month. 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 year the focus of the […]