Drive Away Hunger
Together, the Canadian food industry donated 143 million meals in 2023
Thank you for making a difference in communities across the country. Farmers, processors, distributors, grocers and more came together to have a positive impact through Drive Away Hunger. Join us in 2024 as we continue to provide meals for Canadians in need.
Ready to make a difference? This is your chance to join amazing partners across Canada to feed people in need. As members of the agriculture and food industry, we can donate and make a difference in our communities. Let’s rally together, give generously and celebrate the Canadian food industry.
Nearly 20% of Canadians get their food from charitable organizations.
Each year, 3.2 million tonnes of surplus food is produced, and 96% is not rescued.
You can help. And Drive Away Hunger can help you. Whether it’s food or cash donations, our industry works together to feed as many Canadians as possible. See who's already joined the drive.
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Early on, Drive Away Hunger was known for its tractor tours in every province, picking up millions of pounds in food donations. Today, the Canadian food industry comes together as donors to have an even more significant impact on food insecurity. You can make a real difference too, when you join the drive.
Our industry has a story of innovation and generosity. When you join Drive Away Hunger, you’re helping people in your community.