North York Harvest Food Bank

North York Harvest Food Bank

From Food on the Table to Food for Thought — North York Harvest Delivers!

Support the North York Harvest Community: Join your colleagues and friends as a Harvest Hero in the Scotiabank Toronto Marathon Charity Challenge!

On October 20, 2013, run or walk to support the North York Harvest community and help us to continue working towards addressing food security needs.

You can participate as an individual or get together with your friends, family, and colleagues. By raising money and completing the 5K Walk, Half-Marathon or Waterfront Marathon you will:

Who we are

North York Harvest strives to provide dignified food assistance for families and individuals in northern Toronto. With our network of sixty food assistance programs, and through capacity-building projects, we engage people in cultivating food-friendly neighbourhoods.

As the primary food bank for northern Toronto, we collect and distribute more than 1.6 million pounds of food each year through food assistance programs at our member agencies. These agencies include neighbourhood food banks, programs for expecting mothers and new parents, and shelters for women and youth.

For more information about our services, please visit:

Become a Harvest Hero

Register today to be eligible for prizes, discounts, tax receipts, assistance with fundraising and to join the race for the North York community!

When asked for the Scotiabank Group Charity Challenge PIN Code please enter 13SCC to receive the charity discount rate.

For more information on registration and participation please contact or call 416-635-7771 ext. 59.


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