Gail Barkic the volunteer co-ordinator of the Churches by the Bluffs food bank gives Thomas Sams his groceries. Thomas Sams is 47 years old and on Social Assistance. He says that its not enough and the church helps him out with food.
Numbers released today at Queen’s Park shows a jump in the number of single welfare recipients, another barometer of the crashing economy in Ontario, a week before the McGuinty government tables its budget.
(Carlos Osorio/Toronto Star)