Dixonlicious 2019: a Record Year!

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May

Dixonlicious 2019: a Record Year!

Dixonlicious 2019 was a milestone event for the agency and our community. We raised a record-breaking $105,000 to support our food programs in the downtown east!

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April

Food Insecurity in Toronto is on the rise

1 in 7 households in Toronto struggle with food insecurity. But what exactly does that mean, and why does it matter?

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March

Food at Dixon Hall: The Connecting Thread

Dixon Hall has a long legacy of providing food to those in need – the agency started as a soup kitchen in 1929! Today, we’re examining the importance of food at DH, and the different ways we use it in our work with vulnerable populations.

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February

Where do I belong? Reflecting on the Significance of Black History Month

CEO Mercedes Watson shares her thoughts on the importance of black history month, and highlights some of her experiences as a black woman who immigrated to Canada.

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September

What resilience looks like: My first 90 days at Dixon Hall

Dixon Hall’s new CEO, Mercedes Watson reflects on her first 90 days at the agency and shares her candid thoughts on the resilience she’s witnessed in the Regent Park community.