Years of delivering the good food box program in timmins
Host Sites throughout the city of timmins
Pounds of potatoes grown through feed the north
To increase access to local, healthy, and affordable food; to facilitate education and skill-building related to community food matters; to foster community relationships that offer creative solutions to local food issues; to address gaps that prevent Timmins from being a food secure community.
Health, Empowerment, Collaboration, Inclusivity, Sustainability.
Working together for a food secure community where all residents have the resources to access and prepare healthy food.
Providing land and knowledgesharing opportunities for community members to grow fresh produce for themselves and for emergency food and shelter organizations with the COMMUNITY GARDENS
Community-wide gardening workshops enhanced local knowledge – from the planting stage to utilizing garden-grown food in everyday recipes, and everything in between!
“It’s a space that provides benefits to mental and physical health. The Community Gardens program is near and dear to my heart and I can’t wait to see it continue to flourish!” - NORM
COLLECTIVE COOKING - Bringing community members together to cook, learn new kitchen skills, and prepare take-home meals
Community Safety and Well Being Plan
“To achieve the ideal state of a sustainable community where everyone is safe, has a sense of belonging, opportunities to participate, access to services and where individuals can meet their needs for education, health care, food, housing, income and social and cultural expression”