Despite COVID-19, Canadians Provide 7.8 Million Meals and More in the Caribbean and Latin America
December 22, 2020 13:19 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, Dec. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Food For The Poor Canada (FFPC) moved quickly in early 2020 to address the impact of COVID-19 in vulnerable Latin American and Caribbean communities. While...
Ground-Breaking For 60 New Homes in Haiti Sparks Joy
November 04, 2020 13:03 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, Nov. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Food For The Poor Canada (FFPC) board and staff were ecstatic when their longtime partner, Food For The Poor Haiti, broke ground on October 28th, on a...
Canadians Help School To Reopen One Year After Hurricane Dorian Devastates Bahamas
August 31, 2020 19:35 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One year after Hurricane Dorian tore through the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama in the Bahamas, one special school is preparing to re-open in September,...
Portland Holdings and Michael Lee-Chin Partner With Food For The Poor Canada to Feed Jamaican Communities During COVID-19 Economic slowdown
June 17, 2020 16:40 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, June 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Michael Lee-Chin and Portland Holdings are calling upon Canadians to join in the effort to feed vulnerable communities in Jamaica by donating to Food For...
Food For The Poor Canada Executive Director Receives the Harry Jerome Humanitarian Award from the BBPA
June 12, 2020 17:37 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, June 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On June 11, 2020 Executive Director of Food For The Poor Canada (FFPC) Samantha Mahfood was named the recipient of the Harry Jerome – Humanitarian Award...
Food For The Poor Canada Appeals to Canadians to Help Feed 50,000 People
June 03, 2020 13:00 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, June 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Food For The Poor Canada (FFPC) calls upon Canadians to join in the effort to raise $1M in a campaign to feed an additional 50,000 people in the Caribbean...
Food For The Poor Inc. President/CEO Robin Mahfood Retires
February 26, 2020 15:52 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After nearly 20 years as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Food For The Poor (FFP) Inc., Robin Mahfood has retired. Under his leadership, FFP...
Celebrating Canadians This Christmas for Their Generous Gift to Haiti
December 23, 2019 12:18 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, Dec. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Food For The Poor Canada launched the It Takes A Village to Build A Village campaign in September 2018 with the goal of building sixty homes in the village...
Canadians Raise Funds to Build 60 Homes for the Village of Derac, Haiti
December 20, 2019 13:37 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Food For The Poor Canada launched the It Takes A Village to Build A Village campaign in September 2018 with the goal of building sixty homes in the village...
Vivene Salmon Installed As the First Racialized President of the Canadian Bar Association
September 05, 2019 09:14 ET | Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc
TORONTO, Sept. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The following is a statement from Samantha Mahfood, Executive Director of Food For The Poor Canada: I met Vivene Salmon in the summer of 2011; she was a...