The Georgia Straight's sister paper, Toronto NOW, has produced an evocative video showing how people are banding together to help feed the hungry.
This type of solution-oriented journalism is precisely what's needed in Canada as the number of COVID-19 cases continues to grow.
Social distancing is necessary to save lives.
But it's also resulted in countless businesses being shuttered, leaving hundreds of thousands without a regular paycheque in a contracting economy.
The video below focuses on six organizations and was produced by Lucas Renzo Giovannetti.
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Several organizations within the city are stepping up to the plate to help alleviate sudden food insecurity facing individuals and families in Toronto. Here are six such organizations (all of which are accepting donations, if you’re able to help). The Stop: @thestopcfc Community Food Centres Canada: @aplaceforfood Second Harvest: @secondharvestca Black Creek Community Farm: @blackcreekcommunityfarm Building Roots: @buildingrootsto Daily Bread: @dailybreadto