2017 Recipients

Middlesex County 

Glen Cairn Community Resource Centre 

Walk-in Cooler/Freezer and Ice Machine - $23,395 

Retrofit warehouse space into a certified Community Kitchen and work with the London Food Coalition to rescue high quality fresh food from local grocers and redistribute it to organizations and families in need. 

Women’s Rural Resource Centre of Strathroy & Area 

Community Garden Equipment - $2,505 

Supporting the development of the community garden as the cornerstone of WRRC outreach programming while providing physical activity, fresh food, nutrition, education and bolstering food security. 

Oxford County 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ingersoll, Tillsonburg & Area 

Kitchen Equipment Upgrade - $3,000 

Updating appliances to support healthy food education and preparation programming. 

Ontario Student Nutrition Program - Oxford

Appliances and cooking equipment - $12,500 

Infrastructure needs of the nutrition program provided to 10,000 students in 39 Oxford County schools.