Tag Archives: Vancouver Coastal Health

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North Shore Food Security Resources Inventory

As a member of the Table Matters Network, the EGP has been helping to develop food policy on the North Shore.  As part of this initiative, Vancouver Coastal Health is updating a 2010 inventory of food security resources on the North Shore. A food security resource/program can be any of the following: Community kitchen or […]

2012 Advancing Urban Agriculture Grants

Vancouver Coastal Health North Shore is pleased to announce Advancing Urban Agriculture Grants for 2012. Deadline for Application, March 9th 2012. Download Application Form These grants (up to $2,000) aim to increase food security for all members of the North Shore community while specifically working to improve access to healthy foods for people with low […]

Table Matters 2011

A North Shore Discussion about Urban Agriculture and Sustainable Food Systems Presenting a networking and information sharing event intended to continue building our North Shore food system network. Opportunities to participate in food system and urban agriculture projects on the North Shore will be presented. Come make a connection! Friday, October 28, 2011 1:00—5:30pm. Registration […]

Advancing Urban Agriculture Grants Announced

Vancouver Coastal Health supporting community food projects! Vancouver Coastal Health is once again offering their ‘Advancing Urban Agriculture Grants’ to the community. The goal of this grant is to increase food security for all members of the North Shore community while specifically working to improve access to healthy foods for people with low income. Vancouver […]

Table Matters Follow-up!

December 1st, 6:30pm (DNV Hall): Moving priorities forward that were identified at Table Matters At the highly successful Table Matters session on November 5th (presented by Vancouver Coastal Health and the Edible Garden Project), participants were tasked with identifying action items to move food forward on the North Shore. This follow up meeting is a […]

Table Matters – A North Shore Discussion about Food Security and Urban Agriculture

It’s time for the North Shore to put local food on the table…Friday, November 5, 2010 1:30—5:30pm. A dialogue, networking and information sharing event to engage North Shore government, community, non-profits and business in working towards sustainable agriculture and food security on the North Shore. Space is limited to 100 participants and registration is required […]