Neighbourhood Food Networks Feature: Gordon Neighbourhood House

This month, we are excited to highlight the work of our member, Gordon Neighbourhood House in the West End neighbourhood. Part of Gordon Neighbourhood House’s food philosophy is to work towards increased food access in the neighbourhood. This means sharing fresh, non-expired, healthy, and locally-sourced food whenever possible. Last year, farmer and community programmer Joey Liu led a team […]

A letter to the Ministry of Social Development & Poverty Reduction

Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks wrote a letter to Honourable Shane Simpson, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction to address the work being done to lift those living in poverty through important systems-level change. This includes increasing income assistance rates and disability benefits, affordable housing (specifically supportive and social housing) affordable childcare, living wages, affordable education, […]