Purolator and TFC Partner to Support Local Food Bank

Soccer fans to donate food to help fight hunger in Toronto.


TORONTO - This Saturday, July 12, before Toronto FC kick-off against Houston Dynamo FC, Purolator Inc. and Toronto FC are partnering to host a Purolator Tackle Hunger® Game Day Food Drive to help alleviate hunger in the local community. All donations received will go to the Daily Bread Food Bank.

Soccer fans attending the match this weekend are encouraged to show their support by bringing a minimum of three non-perishable food items or by making a $5 cash donation to the volunteers located all open gates. The first 450 fans to make a donation will receive a Toronto FC player-autographed pennant. In addition, for every corner kick that happens during the game, Purolator will donate 250 pounds to support the food drive.

This is Purolator’s eighth year teaming up with Toronto FC to raise food for Toronto and its communities. To date, the partnership has raised a total of 71,400 pounds of food for the Daily Bread Food Bank.