A roundup of some upcoming food justice learning opportunities we’ve been noticing. There are also a few job postings, a grant, and ongoing invitation to the so-called BC Food Security Gateway Community of Practice as we start up again this fall.
There is SO MUCH on September 29 especially. We’ll definitely post any follow-up recordings if/as they’re released.
We invite you to participate in One Day’s Pay if it’s within your ability to do so. Learn more.
ONLINE EVENT | Food Justice Town Hall | September 27
ONLINE PANEL | Food and Freedom: Dreaming Food Justice Futures Through Prison Abolition | September 29
ONLINE PANEL | A Calls to Action Conversation on Truth and Reconciliation | September 29
ONLINE TRAINING | Time Isn’t Neutral: Power, Time, and the Workplace | September 29
WEBINAR: Identifying Policy to Address Household Food Insecurity in Canada | September 29
WEBINAR | GrowABLE: How to Use the Community Garden Accessibility Toolkit | October 4
ONLINE WORKSHOP | Unpacking (De)Colonization in Our Work and Minds | October 5
Join the so-called BC Food Security Gateway Community of Practice. We gather monthly for learning and community building conversations that center food justice.
📅 October 18 & November 15, noon – 1:30 PST (we’ll resume again in 2023)
✳️ Embodied Practice for Racial Justice
✳️ Dignified Food Access and Peer Support
✳️ Rest, Care, Identity, Joy, and Stamina in Food Justice Work
✳️Winter Circle with Secwepemc Elder Uncle Mike Arnouse
✳️Peer Learning Shift and Share
✳️ Food Justice Advocacy, Collective Action & Movement Organizing
INDIGENOUS FELLOWSHIP | Indigenous Changemaker Fellowship Grant | Apply by October 21
FUNDING | Recovery and Resiliency Fund| Apply by September 30
JOB POSTING | Junior Business Analyst, Food Security | Apply by October 4
JOB POSTING | Lead, Food Security | See notes below
· Salary range is $77,822-$97,277 plus benefits
· Remote work is an option for the right candidate, but they will be responsible for covering costs when going to the BCCDC office is required
· PHSA does not post a closing date, but applications will likely be reviewed during the week of the 19th and the posting likely closed on September 23rd
JOB POSTING | Rescued Food Driver and Community Partner Coordinator | Start date ASAP
MUSEUM EXHIBIT | A Seat at the Table: Chinese Immigration and BC | On until January 2023
MUSEUM EXHIBIT | That Which Sustains Us | Ongoing
COURSE | RISE: Exposing the Intersections of Racism and Sexism | Ongoing
LEARNING JOURNEY | Food is Our Medicine | Ongoing