Chew On This! 2017 held by volunteers from Davenport Perth Community in Toronto, ON

Advocates from across Canada Call on Feds to Step Up Poverty Legislation in Open Letter

The Dignity for All Campaign and Campaign 2000, along with over 500 anti-poverty advocates and organizations, have sent an open ... Read More
Chew On This! 2016 in Toronto, Danforth area

Open Letter: Strengthen Canada’s Poverty Reduction Bill

The Dignity for All campaign has drafted a letter to be sent to Minister Jean-Yves Duclos, the Member of Parliament ... Read More
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Help Shape Canada’s Official Poverty Line!

The federal government launched its poverty reduction strategy, Opportunity for All, in August 2018. As part of the strategy, Canada will ... Read More
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Moving towards a poverty-free Canada

Dignity, inclusion and empowerment are some of the buzzwords found within the August release of Canada’s first Poverty Reduction Strategy, ... Read More
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Looking back over a historic Chew On This! campaign

This October 17th, the flurry of activity on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty left all of us ... Read More
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ChewOnThis! 2018 Receives National Coverage

Here’s what news outlets across Canada had to say about ChewOnThis! 2018:
Chew on This! 2018 in Ottawa: Dignity for All on the Parliament Hill

Will the poor always be with us? (and would we notice?)

Originally published in The Hill Times. By Joe Gunn  On Oct. 17, the world commemorated the UN’s International Day for ... Read More
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When a heart-wrenching photo made it better for children

Originally published in The Hill Times. By Jim Creskey It’s about the children. Nothing brought this home more than the ... Read More
Anti Poverty Activists Hand Out "Chew On This!" bags in downtown Toronto

Thousands take to streets to call for a poverty-free Canada

Volunteers call for the federal government to build on the newly-released Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy in Budget 2019 to end ... Read More
Chew On This! 2015

From 13 to 100: Chew On This!

This past August was a historic month for many in Canada’s anti-poverty community ... Read More
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