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no student goes hungry at school

in partnership with the Halton community we feed students healthy food so they can achieve academic success

Funded in part by the Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Administered regionally by the YMCA of Kitchener-Waterloo


how can I get involved?

Our volunteers know that they are making a difference in the lives of the students they serve.   See how you can join the fun and our volunteer family. 

Businesses across Halton are supporting the families who work and live in the communities they serve.  See how your business can become an HFFT partner. 

Feeding more then 25,000 kids a week can get pretty expensive.  We rely on the funds our donors give us to keep our programs strong and sustainable.  Give now. 

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Partner Recognition Event 2017

Partner Recognition Event 2017

It is almost Partner Recognition Event time of year…..

Did you know that in partnership with the community, over 2000 Halton Food for Thought Volunteers (including 800 students) provide healthy nutritious food to elementary and secondary students via 187 Student Nutrition Programs in 120 partner schools so they can achieve academic success?

Last year alone 3,500,000 healthy meals and snacks were funded, shopped, chopped and lovingly made available to HDSB and HCDSB students in universally accessible, non-stigmatizing school environments across Halton, helping kids reach their potential.

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73% of all Halton students have access to a Student Nutrition Program

Students in the 2016-17 school year

It costs just $1 to feed 2 students breakfast each day.

volunteers assist us across Halton region including 930 student volunteers