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kids in Halton

no student goes hungry at school

in partnership with the Halton community we feed students healthy food so they can achieve academic success

Funded in part by the Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Administered regionally by the YMCA of Kitchener-Waterloo


how can I get involved?

Our volunteers know that they are making a difference in the lives of the students they serve.   See how you can join the fun and our volunteer family. 

Businesses across Halton are supporting the families who work and live in the communities they serve.  See how your business can become an HFFT partner. 

Feeding more then 25,000 kids a week can get pretty expensive.  We rely on the funds our donors give us to keep our programs strong and sustainable.  Give now. 

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Well, its official! Summer holidays are here and the #HFFTMascots are on vacation. Follow #AbiApple, #PierrePear, #OllieOrange, #BrockBroccoli and #CarronCarrot on our website www.haltonfoodforthought.com, on Facebook @haltonfoodforthought and Twitter @HaltonFFT to... read more

Crunch with us!

Crunch with us!

Join HFFT & Healthy Kids Community Challenge Burlington in a Great Big Crunch! Mark your calendars! Our local Great Big Crunch Day is set for October 13, 2016 and your school is invited to participate. For more information about the Great Big Crunch, click... read more

Thank you to our caring community

Thank you to our caring community

We extend a sincere thanks to the restaurants, presenters, members of the gala committee, board of directors, staff, and all the family members involved in the event. It was our biggest celebration yet! The food was scrumptious and the stories were inspiring! We... read more

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62% of all Halton students have access to a Student Nutrition Program

Students in the 2013-14 school year

It costs just $1 to feed a student breakfast each day.

Volunteers assist us across Halton region