Holiday meals and lessons from the Downtown Eastside

Last year, chefs in the Downtown Eastside reported many challenges associated with their annual holiday meals. We heard stories of food waste and efforts to put on dignified experiences being hampered by the many ‘parachute’ groups that drop into the community and serve meals–often fast food–on the street. Neighbourhood Food Network member DTES Kitchen Tables […]

Holiday Meals in the Neighbourhood (DTES & Mt. Pleasant)

For the upcoming holiday season, Downtown Eastside Kitchen Tables Project and Mount Pleasant Food Network have compiled lists of free and some low cost, ready-to-eat meal options publicly accessible to DTES and Mount Pleasant residents. Holiday Meal List in Downtown Eastside* Please share! Send questions or additional resources to Tyler (Mt Pleasant – foodnetcoord[at] or […]