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BC Food Systems Network: July 15-17

Posted by on Jan 27, 2016 in News, Upcoming Events | Comments Off on BC Food Systems Network: July 15-17

SAVE THE DATE!!

We are happy to announce the dates for the 18th Annual Gathering of the BC Food Systems Network: July 15-17.
The location of the Gathering will be in Syilx Territory, at the En’owkin Centre in Penticton, BC.

More details will follow soon.

Interested in volunteering? Please get in touch with gathering@bcfsn.org

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Kamloops Community Food Lab – Information Session on February 2

Posted by on Jan 24, 2016 in News, Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Kamloops Community Food Lab – Information Session on February 2

Community Futures Thompson Country is partnering with the Small Scale Food Processors of British Columbia (SSFPA) to host an information session on establishing a community food lab in the Kamloops region.  Here is a link to a concept paper on the topic.  Kamloops_Community Food Analysis Lab V3

The session is from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at the Community Futures office in Kamloops located at 230 – 301 Victoria St. (second floor about the TD Bank and McDonalds at the corner of Victoria St and Third Ave.)

There is limited seating so please register at

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ssfpa-community-food-analysis-lab-presentation-and-discussion-tickets-20952819447

If you have any questions please direct your enquiries to Candice Appleby c.appleby@shaw.ca

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Kamloops Food Bank – 2015 Year in Review

Posted by on Jan 8, 2016 in News | Comments Off on Kamloops Food Bank – 2015 Year in Review

Kamloops Food Bank – 2015 Year in Review

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This document highlights the activities of the Kamloops Food Bank and provides statistics for 2015 (and previous years for comparison)

2015 – KFB Summary

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2015 AGM Minutes and Laura Kalina’s presentation on the KFPC 20th Anniversary

Posted by on Dec 9, 2015 in 2015 Minutes, News | Comments Off on 2015 AGM Minutes and Laura Kalina’s presentation on the KFPC 20th Anniversary

2015 AGM Minutes and Laura Kalina’s  presentation on the KFPC 20th Anniversary

On May 6, 2015 we had our annual general meeting.  It was also a wonderful celebration where we recognized our founding members and organizations and our history over the past 20 years.  Laura Kalina gave a wonderful presentation titled “ KFPC a Leader in Canada: 20 Years of Food Security in Kamloops”

Here are the 2015_KFPC_AGM_Minutes in pdf format.  This file includes Laura’s presentation in PDF format.  This is a very large file (22MB)!

 

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Farm2School Meeting

Posted by on Nov 10, 2015 in Gallery, News, Partner Links, Upcoming Events | Comments Off on Farm2School Meeting

Farm2School Meeting

Farm2School Meeting 11-10-15

Many of our KFPC board members attended a Farm2School meeting today to discuss the next steps of the program here in Kamloops. There was great energy and ideas being shared, and we at the KFPC are excited to be a part of this wonderful group of people!

If you have any questions about the Farm to School program here in Kamloops, email Keira McPhee at keiramc [at] gmail.com.

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We’re famous!

Posted by on Nov 10, 2015 in News, Upcoming Events | Comments Off on We’re famous!

Shaw TV did a great video summarizing our programs at our 20th anniversary celebration! Check it out here.

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