Choking on Food Charity

This is part one in a three-part series that explores new ways to end hunger in our communities that foster dignity, health and equality for everyone. Written by our Lead Partner Jonathan Bird. It was a hard fact for me to swallow: the weekly free meal program for the homeless and near-homeless which I coordinatedContinue reading “Choking on Food Charity”

What Feeds Us?

The City of Vancouver recently approved “What feeds us: a Vancouver Food Strategy.” The report lays out a road map to a just and sustainable food system, where “food production, processing, distribution, consumption, and waste management are integrated to enhance the environmental, economic, social and nutritional well-being of our city and its residents” (p. 10).Continue reading “What Feeds Us?”