St. John's Bakery
St. John's Bakery is one of Toronto's finest and unique artisan bakeries since 2001. We bake organic breads and sweets made with certified organic ingredients.
Our purpose is two-fold:
to provide our customers with outstanding artisan breads and sweets.
to build an inclusive community through the gifts and the needs that each of us brings.
Our Community is a place of healing and nourishment occurring through the awakening of the God-given dignity and value of each person, while responding to each person's needs.
Our Bakery workers include: people on Ontario Works, people with Disabilities, people Struggling with Addictions, people with Emotional and or Mental Illness, people New to Canada and Single Parents.
St John's Bakery In The News!
REDEFININGTO – Breaking Bread, Building Community
New businesses are cooking up more than just profits
From Saturday's Globe and Mail
Published Friday, Apr. 01, 2011 7:39PM EDT
Last updated Thursday, Aug. 23 2012, 4:50 PM EDT
A few steps north of Jilly's strip club and Dangerous Dan's Diner on Broadview Avenue sits a humble little bread shop.
St. John's Bakery sells handmade bread from its unprepossessing quarters, using organic ingredients and 200-year-old recipes drawn from Brittany, France. In peak season, it churns out 2,500 loaves in an eight-hour shift.
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