“People and community groups working together ”
to build a community where all persons at all times have enough food for well-being.
GAP partners up volunteer pickers with private home owners to glean excess produce from their property. Pickers work in small groups and are sent by the coordinator to private yards to pick produce. Learn More >>
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Established as a not-for-profit organization, the Kamloops Food Policy Council (KFPC) acts as umbrella to 20-30 food- related associations in our area. KFPC emphasizes public education on food security issues as well as supports concrete food...
The Real Estate Foundation of BC is hosting a webinar on April 14 at 12pm to review the findings of the Regional Food Dialogues and the recent report, Local Food Futures for British Columbia. See previous posting below for a copy of the document. The webinar will include a panel discussion and a Q & A.
Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Further information can be found here. Webinar BC Local Food April 14
At the Special General Meeting of the Kamloops Food Policy Council of March 4, 2015, the strategic plan (kfpc_strategic_plan_final) for the organization was approved by consensus. This document will guide the board of the Kamloops Food Policy Council when considering the undertaking of potential projects and activities. It will also inform the public, stakeholders, and potential partners of the purpose of the Council.Read More
This post is to serve notice to the Kamloops Food Policy Council membership that there will be a Special General Meeting on Wednesday, March 4 at 7:00 PM at Mt. Paul United Church (140 Laburnum Street, in North Kamloops). The meeting will be preceded by a potluck supper beginning at 6:30. The Special General Meeting is to approve a strategic plan for our organization.
A copy of the latest draft of the strategic plan can be found on this website (About Us > Governance and Strategic Planning) or follow this link. Please review the document. If you have questions or concerns please contact firstname.lastname@example.org . If you wish to suggest changes to the document, please email your suggestions to Dave prior to February 25, 2015.
An agenda for the March 4 meeting will be posted closer to the date.Read More
Just a reminder that there will not be a networking meeting on Weds, Feb. 4 because many of our members will be participating in the Community Innovation Lab (CIL) being held at TRU. Members are encouraged to attend the free public lecture in association with the CIL by Gil Penalosa, founder of 8-80 Cities, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving public spaces and mobility in urban areas. The presentation will be held at 7 PM in the Mountain Room of the Campus Activity Centre at TRU.Read More