Category Archives: Local Food Security
Acting on the call for donations to the Shelbourne Community Kitchen for the “Bring Home the Kitchen” funds drive, your own CCA recently made a modest donation to the cause. We encourage you to help the SCK reach their funding … Continue reading
Way back in March, we posted regarding the Shelbourne Community Kitchen’s expansion plans, and gave a heads up that they’d be fundraising soon. Well, soon is now! The SKC’s “Bring Home the Kitchen” Capital Campaign officially launched this month, and … Continue reading
The Saanich Emergency Program will again be hosting a variety of free presentations this fall. Presentations include Preparedness 100: Emergency Preparedness Speaker Series, Preparedness 101: Emergency Preparedness Begins with You and Volunteer Information Sessions. Presentations and dates plus additional information … Continue reading
The minutes of the May 18, 2023 meeting of the CCA board of directors may be found here.
One of our favourite positive interests, the Shelbourne Community Kitchen, has recently been profiled by the Times Colonist newspaper, along with the SCK’s plans for expansion. Look for SCK to start fundraising soon in support of that expansion.
We received a lovely note from the Shelbourne Community Kitchen, a community-minded effort we whole-heartedly support. Below, we share their note and the joy with the wider community, and encourage you to get involved or consider ways to give!
The Saanich Emergency Program will be hosting a variety of free presentations this fall. Presentations include Preparedness 100: Emergency Preparedness Speaker Series, Preparedness 101: Emergency Preparedness Begins with You and Volunteer Information Sessions. Presentations and dates plus additional information can … Continue reading
Your community association helped to found the Shelbourne Community Kitchen, and is pleased to have recently donated $500 to support its purpose. Please take a minute to learn about the vision and mission of the SCK, and consider helping them … Continue reading
The Queenston neighbourhood’s Little Free Food Pantry is now open for use at the corner of Queenston and Townley Streets. This community project has been set up in response to the food scarcity and insecurity challenges within our greater community. … Continue reading
The CCA recently received an update from the Shelbourne Community Kitchen Society (SCK) directors on what’s been keeping them busy during this pandemic. Since March this year By adapting quickly to COVID-19 protocols, the SCK team has not missed a day … Continue reading