Mississauga's Raptors 905 is partnering with a GTA program in a weekly food drive stationed outside the Paramount Fine Foods Centre. Staff from the NBA G League club are working with Hand Up Toronto, an organization that aims to provide ready-made meals, nutritional supplements and hygiene necessities to communities in need, to provide grocery hampers for low-income families in Peel Region. The initiative is being held in collaboration with GlobalMedic, a humanitarian aid organization based out of Toronto.
The parking lot at the shuttered Vaughan Mills shopping centre has been converted into a drive-thru foodbank as volunteers hand out care packages to hundreds of families in need for the second weekend in a row.
CTV News Toronto
Volunteers set up drive-thru food bank in Vaughan. The parking lot at the shuttered Vaughan Mills shopping centre has been converted into a drive-thru food bank for residents in need.
CP24 Breaking News
Drive-thru food bank hands groceries to families. Volunteers of Hand Up Toronto and GlobalMedic at a drive-thru food bank in Vaughan Mills hand out grocery care packages to hundreds of families in need.
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Hand Up For Kids - a COVID-19 relief initiative launched by Hand Up Toronto is on a mission to deliver grocery care packages to families in Toronto. On this day alone, we were able to deliver to over 300 families.