Survey on Food Security in PEC

The Food Collective is conducting a survey to determine local issues around Food Security/Insecurity. You can contribute to our knowledge pool by taking the survey as linked below. Interested in food?Interested in Prince Edward County?Chance to win one of three $200 food prizes for filling out an online survey! Here’s

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Good News regarding Food Insecurity?

HPE Public Health has updated the Food Access Guide for 2018 and have posted it online at Click on the Prince Edward County icon to obtain this region’s guide. Food insecurity is a serious problem in the County, where an estimated 2,500 – 5,000 people are experiencing difficulty affording

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PEC food security initiative selected for new Rural Ontario Institute project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 25, 2019 A collective of Prince Edward County community members and organizations, led by The County Foundation (TCF) in partnership with the municipality’s Community Development Department, has been selected from applicants across the province to participate in The Rural Ontario Institute’s (ROI) Measuring Rural Community

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Finding the PEC Food Access Guide Online

Some of our neighbours may not eat well today. They may not eat at all as they trade-off making payments for rent, hydro and other expenses vs buying food for healthy meals. Help them. Direct them to the Food Access Guide which is available online, using the following direct link:

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The County Foundation announces Food Security Project Funding

Ontario Trillium Foundation Funding PEC – September 5, 2017 — The County Foundation (TCF) has received a $29,966 grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF), which together with a $7,500 donation from a private donor, will support the work of the Vital Signs Food Security Collective on a collaborative project

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