Food Security

Britannia has identified food security as an important area of work recognizing that healthy, affordable, culturally appropriate, and sustainably produced food is a basic right for all community members.

View full Britannia Food Program Winter 2020 brochure (pdf)

 

Britannia is a leader in community food security programming largely through the fruitful partnership with the Grandview Woodland Food Connection (GWFC) which is a neighbourhood organization dedicated to supporting the health and well-being of all community members in the Grandview Woodland neighbourhood by promoting an accessible, just and sustainable food system for our community.

 

The work of the GWFC is firmly grounded in a community based approach that is inclusive, collaborative, action-oriented, and builds upon the community’s skills and strengths to create a local food system that is accessible, healthy and sustainable. Many of our projects are hands-on and empowering, providing new skills and knowledge which are the foundation of community capacity building. 

 

Principal funding is generously provided by Vancouver Coastal Health's Community Food Action Initiative and Vancouver Social Policy Food Systems.

 

GWFC Year End Report 2009 - Click Here

GWFC Year End Report 2013 - Click Here

GWFC Year End Report 2014 - Click Here

GWFC Year End Report 2015 - Click Here

GWFC Year End Report 2016 - Click Here

GWFC Year End Report 2017 - Click Here

GWFC Year End Report 2018 - Click Here

GWFC Year End Report 2019 - Click Here

 

COMMUNITY FOOD ACTION INITIATIVE Evaluation 2011Click Here

COMMUNITY FOOD ACTION INITIATIVE Evaluation 2019 - 

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GWFC Blog - http://gwfoodconnection.wordpress.com/

GWFC Flickr - http://www.flickr.com/photos/gwfc/sets/

GWFC Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/pages/Grandview-Woodland-Food-Connection/372730586138279