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The BC Food Security Gateway

The BC Food Security Gateway (the Gateway) is an online resource that provides BC communities with up-to-date food security information. The Gateway is meant to inform and link you to projects, initiatives, and organizations in British Columbia as well as … Continue reading

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BC Food Systems Network Committed to Dignity, Independence and Integration

┬áThe BC Food Systems Network links people all over the province involved in community-level action related to food. The Network highlights the way food issues cross cultures, sectors, and age groups. Through social media, email networks and annual meetings, they … Continue reading

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Community Kitchens Best Practices Toolkit

This guide was designed to assist community groups to start a community kitchen. It includes a sample kitchen policy, basic kitchen supplies, food safety guidelines, among other useful tools and support materials http://www.foodsecuritynews.com/Publications/Community_Kitchen_Best_Practices_Toolkit.pdf    

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Bulk Buying Best Practices Tool Kit

  This toolkit is designed to assist community groups who want to start a bulk buying club in their community. http://www.foodsecuritynews.com/Publications/Bulk_Buying_Club_Best_Practices_Toolkit.pdf What is a Bulk Buying Club? A bulk buying club is a group of people with similar food preferences … Continue reading

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BC 211 is here

Just like dialing 411 (or 911), you can now dial 211 and get connected with appropriate community services. While there are excellent community programs available, many people have difficulty finding the services they need. Service providers also face challenges trying … Continue reading

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