During Covid-19, here are some resources to help navigate and streamline information and options available across York Region:
Show off your culinary skills for a chance to win some grocery cards!
Leftovers account for 13% of household food waste. There are many steps you can take to reduce your food waste. With a little planning and creativity, you can learn to Love Your Leftovers!
Giving your leftovers a new life can be fun. Connect with us on our social networks (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) to find inspiration on recipes that transform leftovers into completely new meals!
Enter our #LoveYourLeftovers contest for a chance to win 1 of 4 weekly $75 grocery gift card prizes and a grand prize grocery gift card of $200!
How to enter? – Share a “before” pic of the leftovers you will use to make a new meal, and an “after” pic of the amazing meal you created from your leftovers! Each photo earns you a ballot to both the weekly and grand prize draws.
Emergency Food Resources across York Region
Gift a Box!
So many of you have asked to gift Good Food Boxes to others in the community… so, we’ve set up an initiative to allow just that!
‘Gift a Box’ gives you the opportunity to purchase Good Food Boxes for members of the community facing heightened food insecurity. Far too many households in York Region are struggling with inadequate food access. ‘Gift a Box’ helps to get healthy, fresh produce onto tables across York Region.
To gift a Good Food Box go to: Canadahelps.org