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#Toonies4Tummies First Week Update

During our first week of our campaign, we raised $83,744 through Save-On-Foods locations in Western Canada!

This Saturday, January 20th is our first Match Fund Date! On that day,... Read More

NOURISH YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD WITH KINDNESS: TOONIES FOR TUMMIES (Repost from mADD World)

"Intention Setting is still all the buzz as we enter a new year. In setting Intention, aiming to 'call a dream toward us' can be very spiritual in nature. It has been explained like shooting an... Read More

Toonies Buy Better Grades, Healthier Tummies (repost from BC Living)

Study after study confirms what we’ve long believed: children who eat breakfast perform better at school

Numerous studies around the globe and here in Canada continue to add to the... Read More

5 Ways a Toonie Can Help Calgary Kids (repost from Avenue)

"It’s no secret that kids who lack proper nutrition don’t perform to the best of their ability in a classroom or learning environment. Having low blood-sugar and vitamin levels or insufficient... Read More

Feeding Kids at School

In 2015, The Grocery Foundation created the first of it's kind effort to rally students behind driving awareness and helping raise funds for Tonnies for Tummies and related student nutrition... Read More

Student breakfast programs linked to fewer school disruptions (repost from Georgia Straight)

We know a good nutritional breakfast is important, especially for children.

There are many reasons children may not have access to healthy meals. Children are vulnerable and rely on us to... Read More

Toonies for Tummies 2018 – Coming Soon to a Store Near You!

​You know what it's like when you're hungry or "hangry". Far too many children in Canada who are attending school, hoping to do their best,... Read More

Board Chair announces 2018 Toonies for Tummies campaign

The Grocery Foundation Board Chair, Tom Gunter announces the 2018 Toonies for Tummies campaign Read More

#Toonies for Tummies Shares How 2017 Donations Are Making an Impact

#Toonies for Tummies Shares How 2017 Donations Are Making an Impact Read More

Providing Children with a Positive Start to the Day

Children are prepared to learn when they don't have to focus on their grumbling tummies Read More

Thank you for your Support!

These funds will help ensure programs continue to have access to nutritious foods that support the success of children while promoting their health. Read More

Congratulations Étienne Brûlé JS!

They were awarded $1,000 as a result of a contest held in partnership with BTT during #Toonies4Tummies Read More

Erasing the Stigma Around Breakfast Clubs

One of the aims of The Grocery Foundation – erasing barriers and ending stigma surround nutrition programs Read More

How Toonies for Tummies Directly Impacts a Community

"Toonies for Tummies" help ensure that schools have funds needed to provide healthy and nutritious food options every day throughout the school year. Read More

From How To Loose a Guy to How to Support Student Nutrition

This Bowmanville teen raised nearly $1,000 on Valentine's Day for Toonies for Tummies Read More

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Providing Children with a Positive Start to the Day

The Grocery Foundation has been a long-time supporter of student... Read More

Thank you for your Support!

You made feeding school-aged children in our community a priority,... Read More

Erasing the Stigma Around Breakfast Clubs

Prior to the launch of our 2017 Toonies for Tummies campaign, one... Read More

How Toonies for Tummies Directly Impacts a Community

Kellie Brace, Nutrition Program Coordinator at Read More

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