Community Garden Network Season-End Meeting & Meal

The Centre Wellington Community Garden Network celebrated the end of the gardening season with a mealtime gathering at Bungalow 55, in Elora, on November 29, 2016. The meal was a feast of vegetables, pulses and stews prepared with great care by local chef Peter Skoggard and sous-chef Debbie Reynolds. Around a makeshift harvest table, 16…

Funds to support Community Gardens!

GREAT NEWS! The Centre Wellington Food Bank, the Social Justice Group’s partner in the Centre Wellington Alliance for Good Food, has obtained a $3,300 grant to support community gardens in Centre Wellington this year. The grant is from Food Banks Canada and Compass Group Canada. In this grant, there are funds to respond to the…

Support for Circles Wellington County, please …

Show your support for reducing poverty throughout Wellington County by making a meal! Burritos, chili, ham and scallop potatoes, beef and vegetarian stews, make your own sandwiches, lasagna and shepherds pie …. these are just some of the delicious meals the participants in the Circles Wellington County have enjoyed on Wednesday evenings since the group…

Centre Wellington Alliance for Good Food

The Alliance was formed in 2015 to further the Good Food Principles in our community. The Alliance’s founding partners are the Centre Wellington Social Justice Group and the Centre Wellington Food Bank.We are a Good Food Organization. The Good Food Principles are as follows: We take action from the individual to the systemic level We…

Women’s Community Lunch

The Women’s Community Lunch program started with a $15,000 grant from the Women’s College Hospital Women’s XChange. We know that for people with low income, social isolation can be a serious issue. We also know that social isolation and loneliness contribute to poor health in many ways. For more information about the Women’s Community Lunch…

Green Thumb Forum

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 – 13:00 to 16:00 Beat the winter blues with a Green Thumb Forum! to be held at KW Habilitiation, 99 Ottawa Street S, Kitchener, ON. Space is limited. Reserve a spot with EventBrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/green-thumb-forum-tickets-19949976918