15 for ’15 Holiday Wish List from Poverty Task Force

Along with the release of the Nutritious Food Basket Survey for 2014, the Bruce Grey Poverty Task Force released its Holiday Wish List - 15 Wishes for '15.  We know that achieving food security for your family is not so simple for families living under the poverty line. Its take a good income and benefits; … Continue reading 15 for ’15 Holiday Wish List from Poverty Task Force

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Food Security Action Group Agenda_5 May 2014

Further work on the Food Charter in preparation for May 14th Healthy Communities Conference distribution. Upcoming Food Bank Summit (June 2014) and discussion on OSNPPH Poverty Simulation and Candidate Survey. Food Security AG agenda 2014-05-05  

Food Security Action Group Meeting Minutes_17 March 2014

Discussion and revisions were made to “The Grey Bruce Food Charter”.  Business secession details will be worked on and brought to the next meeting. The Food Charter is a work in progress but the Group plans to complete it and to present it at the Food Summit occurring on May 28, 2014.Food Security AG minutes … Continue reading Food Security Action Group Meeting Minutes_17 March 2014

Food costs eating up limited incomes

Thursday, December 5, 2013 4:53:36 EST PM OWEN SOUND - The numbers are in and they show it costs $775.37 a month to feed a family of four in Grey-Bruce – up 3.7% from last year – according to figures released by the Grey Bruce Health Unit Thursday. The annual Ontario Nutritious Food Basket survey measures regional … Continue reading Food costs eating up limited incomes

Food Security Action Group Agenda_27 Nov 2013

The Food Security Action Group agenda focused on organizational housekeeping details, the analysis of the Nutritious Food Basket Survey 2013.  As well as looking at recent funding opportunities.  Food Security AG agenda 2013-11-27 Also on the Agenda was a review of funding opportunities presented at a recent Ministry presentation: RED Overview Local Food Fund