Healthy Food Heals Far
Beyond the Dinner Table

As a monthly donor, you'll help support 16 community-focused programs that create lasting change in your community.

Meet the stop:

The Stop is a thriving community hub that connects people to healthy food and helpful communities. We’re located near the Junction and in the Wychwood neighbourhood, but you'll see our impact right across Toronto.

The Stop’s Impact: How Your
Monthly Donations Help

The garden with kids
4,000
pounds of fresh produce grown annually
Your donations help unite community members in the
name of healthy food for all.
Support The Stop's Programs
the garden
900
community referrals
per year
Monthly donors help us connect your neighbours to affordable housing, legal and immigration services and much more.
Support The Stop's Programs
the kitchen prepping area
the kitchen

I feel like the longer I come to The Stop, the healthier I am. The support—aside from the material things—has been good for my spirit and heart.

— PROGRAM PARTICIPANT
group photo in the garden
the kitchen prepping area
the kitchen
57,168
healthy meals served
each year
Your donations make it possible to ensure our community members have healthy food options.
Support The Stop's Programs
the kitchen

A Few Faces of Change

  • Zenon

    “We are all like plants in the garden, and The Stop provides a safe environment in which we can put our roots down. Alone we are weak, together we are strong.”

    — Zenon (far left), volunteer and Men’s Cooking Group participant
  • Ani

    “The Stop seemed like my little piece of heaven.
 I felt welcomed, cared for, and uplifted. I was inspired to work with my community. I didn’t know exactly how, but I knew that The Stop would be the place to start.”

    — Ani, former Healthy Beginnings participant
    and current Stop staff member
  • Christine

    “I like to get out and enjoy the fresh air, and I think I’ve made an impact. I’ve been able to garden like I did back in my country!”

    — Christine, volunteer in the Drop-In program and Community Gardens