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March 19

Federal government should invest $1 billion in children's nutrition

Food Secure Canada, coordinator of The Coalition for Healthy School Food, asks the federal government to invest one billion dollars in a Universal Healthy School Food Program. 

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March 12

The Twisted Gardener: Starting From Scratch

The Twisted Gardener introduces a couple of books on food literacy and community farming.

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January 29

FoodShare's Chef Jesus Gomez wins the School Cafeteria battle on YTV

FoodShare's Chef Jesus Gomez wins the School Cafeteria battle on YTV

FoodShare's Chef Jesus Gomez recently appeared on YTV's culinary show, Cook'd, and won the competition with his delicious bean salad and pesto tortellini.

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January 27

Remembering Chandra Deen

Remembering Chandra Deen

Shelley McCaughtry remembers Chandra Deen, recent Facilitator of FoodShare's Kate's Kitchen. 

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January 15

School Grown 2014 - Year in Review

We had an incredible farming season at School Grown - check out all that we've accomplished at our school farms in 2014. 

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January 08

Learning to cook from scratch

Learning to cook from scratch

At FoodShare Toronto, we operate a variety of Community Kitchens that bring people together to share the pleasures and challenges of healthy cooking.  These kitchen programs support various groups who wish to, for any number of reasons, come together and learn the cooking process, in order to impact on their health, wellbeing and sense of community. 

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November 28

Food Justice at Food Secure Canada's 8th National Assembly

Food Justice at Food Secure Canada's 8th National Assembly

FoodShare's Food Justice Senior Coordinator Nydia Dauphin, worked in collaboration with Food Secure Canada to bring a food justice conversation at its 8th National Assembly in Halifax. There, the two organizations announced the launch of a Food Justice Network.

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November 27

Report Back: Waves of Change, Food Secure Canada 8th National Assembly, Halifax

Report Back: Waves of Change, Food Secure Canada 8th National Assembly, Halifax

Team members from FoodShare Toronto recently travelled to Halifax, Nova Scotia, for an inspiring three days full of knowledge sharing and idea making at Food Secure Canada’s 8th National Assembly – Waves of Change. 

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November 27

Fresh City Farms supports FoodShare!

Fresh City Farms supports FoodShare!

Give the gift of healthy food! Sign up for local, organic grocery delivery with Fresh City Farms before Dec 25th and they'll donate 50% of your first order's value to FoodShare! Sign up at www.freshcityfarms.com using code FOODSHARE

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November 21

6 Ways to Sneak Fruit and Vegetables in Children’s’ Plates

6 Ways to Sneak Fruit and Vegetables in Children’s’ Plates

Helpful tips on how to get the children in your life eating more fruits and veggies from our supporters at Hain Celestial Canada.

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