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A Snapshot of Food Insecurity

The COVID-19 pandemic is a health and human crisis threatening the food security and nutrition of millions of people around the world. As the spread of the novel coronavirus started to take a toll on the hundreds and thousands of people living within the Mississauga region, a deep concerning thought hangs in the back: How […]

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Volunteer Spotlight – Emily Love

Next up in our Volunteer Spotlight series, we’d like to introduce you to one of our summer student interns, Emily Love. Emily began volunteering with The Compass 3 years ago, when she studied food insecurity as part of her degree in Health Sciences. After seeing the real effects of food insecurity in her community, Emily […]

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Volunteer Spotlight – Earl Driver

Welcome to the first instalment of our Volunteer Spotlight series, where we showcase some of our hardworking Compass volunteers and share a little bit about them.  First up, meet Earl Driver, vice-chair of the board of the directors, a Compass volunteer for over 12 years, the cooker of The Compass’s favourite Christmas turkeys, and the […]

A Message from our Board

To our Clients, Volunteers, Churches, Donors and Friends: We miss you all. Things have changed a lot since our 2018 Annual General Meeting held in April 2019. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Compass has had to reorganize our Market operations to ensure the safety of our clients and volunteers. We have had some […]