Community Meals: Affordable, healthy food + social spaces

“Kitchens and dining room tables aren’t just places to make food. They’re also safe and familiar places to gather, connect, organize, plan and to recuperate. Food not only changes the feeling in a space, it also shifts behaviour.” Julia Turshen, author of “Feed the Resistance: Recipes + Ideas for Getting Involved” The dining room table […]

Neighbourhood events at Sustenance Festival

If you haven’t yet heard, Sustenance Festival is well on its way in Vancouver. Sustenance Festival is a city-wide food, art, and culture festival supported by dozens of community partners, the City of Vancouver, and the Vancouver Parks Board. This year, Sustenance Festival boasts over sixty events ranging from cooking workshops and food security talks […]

Photos: Wild Salmon Caravan 2018

Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks participated in this year’s Wild Salmon Caravan parade on Saturday, September 22, 2018. This is an annual event organized by the Working Group for Indigenous Food Sovereignty in partnership with over 100 local organizations from Vancouver through Chase, B.C. It is also the kick off event for Sustenance Festival, a local […]