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  • 1 in 8. More than 4 million Canadians—1 in 8 households—experience food insecurity.
  • What does local love look like? Thanks to donors like you, Alasdair connected to a meal program where he found sustenance and community. #UNIGNORABLE.
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Illustration of a fork with hungry people in the spaces between the tines.

The GTA is the child poverty capital of Canada—that’s an issue we can’t ignore. Find out what you can do to help end the cycle of child hunger in our communities.

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A United Way-funded program helped Alasdair find a warm meal—and the beginning of a fresh start. Today, he shows his local love by volunteering at the agency that once supported him.

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General Mills

Find out how General Mills’ $1-million investment in United Way is helping to increase access to nutritious, culturally appropriate and affordable food in Mississauga.

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