News Release Archive

Dr. Joseph LeBlanc Joins Board of Directors of the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security

September 28, 2020

MISSISSAUGA, ON , Sept. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - The Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security ("The Centre") is honoured to announce the appointment of Dr. Joseph LeBlanc to the Centre'...

Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security Awards Three Scholarships in Food Insecurity

June 8, 2020

Three scholarships will support research into urban food insecurity, an assessment of northern growing systems, and the impact of B.C. farm markets on advancing food security    MISSISS...

Maple Leaf Foods and the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security Launch $2 million Campaign to Support Pandemic Emergency Food Relief

April 14, 2020

MISSISSAUGA, ON , April 14, 2020 /CNW/ - Maple Leaf Foods ("Maple Leaf") and the Centre for Action on Food Security ("The Centre") launched a $2 million campaign to support emergency food relie...

Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security Commends Swift and Generous Government Action to Support Emergency Food Relief

April 3, 2020

MISSISSAUGA, ON , April 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security commended the Prime Minister's announcement today of $100 million to support emergency food organiz...

Maple Leaf Foods expands efforts to support front line workers, communities and health care providers during COVID-19 pandemic

March 23, 2020

MISSISSAUGA, ON , March 23, 2020 /CNW/ - Maple Leaf Foods Inc. (TSX: MFI) today announced that it is taking immediate action to further support its front line staff, emergency food relief and hea...

The Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security Scholarship in Food Insecurity

December 20, 2019

The Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security is pleased to announce the creation of nine scholarships in recognition of the extraordinary contribution of David Emerson, Wallace McCain, and Pur...

Crisis of Food Insecurity in Canada is '#unCanadian'

October 2, 2019

Over 4 million Canadians lack reliable access to healthy food MISSISSAUGA, ON , Oct. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Maple Leaf Foods and the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security ("the Centre") today...

Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security Applauds Food Policy for Canada

June 18, 2019

Leadership and collaboration across all levels of government and political parties critical to achieve  food security for all Canadians MISSISSAUGA, ON , June 18, 2019 /CNW/ -&n...

Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security Hosts Food Security Symposium

April 26, 2019

Advancing collaborative action on the issue of hunger that affects 4 million Canadians TORONTO , April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security ("the Centr...

2019 Federal Budget Advances Action on Food Security

March 21, 2019

More Progress Needed to Reduce Poverty and Build an Equitable and Sustainable Food System MISSISSAUGA, ON , March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Maple Leaf Foods Centre for Action on Food Securi...