Off-Campus Resources

Off Campus Resources


Children’s Programs

Get involved in food literacy education with the active citizens of tomorrow.

Growing Chefs

Project Chef

Sprouting Chefs

Nourish Kids Cooking Classes

Pica Cooking Classes




Businesses based on the idea that through cooperation members will work together to meet their common interests.

East End Food Co-op

From Farm to Fork

Community Food Co-op Bellingham



Community Gardens

Gardens operated by the local community to increase access to fresh produce and increase food literacy.

Vancouver Community Gardens Map

Fresh Roots

Edible Garden Project

The World in a Garden Project

American Community Garden Association



Food Distribution and Recovery

Organizations that aim to provide food for those who need it and reduce waste within the food system.

Vancouver Fruit Tree Project Society

Vancouver Farmers Markets

Quest Food Exchange

Greater Vancouver Food Bank

Harvest Project

Harvest Project

Mesh Food Exchange




Online Resources (Canadian)

Other online databases from Canadian food systems organizations.

Food Secure Canada

Sustainable Food Alliance

BC Food Security Gateway

Slow Food Canada

FoodARC Publications

BC Food Systems Networks



Online Resources (Global)

Other online databases that compile information and research from all over the world.

United Nations University Publications

The World Bank Publications

Food and Agricultural Organization Publications


School Gardens

Gardens operated by school youth about the nutritional, cultural and environmental aspects of growing and eating food.

SPEC School Gardens

Green Board — Gardens and Food (VSB)

Farm to School BC

The Classroom Gardener




Social Enterprises

Businesses that focus on improving social and environmental impacts.

Potluck Cafe Society

The Banqueting Table

Just Catering

Wize Monkey

SOLEFood Street Farms