Thank you Rob

Now is the right time for change Rob Moquin is moving on from his role as executive director of Food Matters Manitoba as of June 1, 2022. “It has been a great pleasure and an honour to work for Food Matters Manitoba for the past six years, and especially to serve as the executive director …

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Food council takes root in Brandon, digs into food security

Full Article featured in the Brandon Sun – April 15, 2021 Entering into its third year of operation, the Brandon Food Council is making the leap from pilot program to community-led initiative, setting a bold vision of “Food for All. Growing a healthy and vibrant community”. The focus is on sustainability and collaboration. A central …

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Hooray! New SSHRC partnership

Equitable food security policy responses now & beyond Covid-19 Thanks to the Partnership Engage Grants program at SSHRC (Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council) Food Matters has the privilege and opportunity to work on a community-led research project with principle investigator Kristen Lowitt from Queen’s University’s School of Environmental Studies and partner Dr. Joyce Slater …

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Brandon Food Council is seeking Volunteers!

We are looking for community members and community serving organizations to enhance and continue the work of the Brandon Food Council.  Connect with us! Is this you? Research and Policy Committee to monitor local foodscape and keep up to date on leading edge community food system innovations. Evaluation and Assessment Committee to identify community indicators …

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