Food for Thought Blog

February 23, 2021Food

Spicy Shrimp Tomato Pasta

Kick up the spice with this delicious pasta. This easy recipe is also distributed to the 100+ community programs and agency partners we serve for individuals in need of food assistance.

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February 20, 2021Awareness

Food Assistance Line: Fresh Ideas to Fight Hunger

Kaylin Epp is the friendly voice our neighbours hear on the food assistance line when they call to inquire about food support. With a degree in social work, she is trained to go above and beyond for callers, connecting them with resources to meet their needs far beyond food.

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February 18, 2021Food

Green Bean and Chickpea Salad

This Green Bean and Chickpea Salad is a quick and easy meal. This recipe is also distributed to the 100+ community programs and agency partners we serve for individuals in need of food assistance.

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February 12, 2021Food

Loaded Mexican Sweet Potato

Enjoy this Mexican take on a sweet potato! This easy recipe is also distributed to the 100+ community programs and agency partners we serve for individuals in need of food assistance.

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February 10, 2021Food

What is in a Hamper: Canada’s Food Guide Edition

For people accessing food assistance it can be difficult to meet the recommendations set out in Canada’s Food Guide. Community Programs and Agency Partners distribute 230 food hampers every day which includes a mix of fresh, frozen, and canned food items.

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