Food is a basic necessity for life, and yet we see people going hungry in our communities, chronic illnesses on the rise, and farmers struggling to earn a living. Food touches all our lives in a variety of ways, several times each day. It creates community connections, cultural understanding, and is an economic driver.
2015 Food Garden Plots by 2015 Challenge
Seeds For Change has created a new initiative for York Region to grow 2,015 new food gardens by the year 2015. We have thrown the gauntlet down to other regions in Ontario to take on the challenge in their own communities. This challenge will position York Region as the mobilizer, motivating Ontarians to become an integral part of the global food revolution.
Jo White Living Tribute
Seeds For Change has created a living tribute project in honour of Jo White. Jo is the sister of Lynne Koss and aunt to Marissa Wiltshire, founders of Seeds For Change.