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A mini blast of upcoming learning, jobs, and funding!

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.

One Day's Pay -- Truth Then Reconciliation

We  invite you to participate in One Day’s Pay if it’s within your ability to do so. Learn more.




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Food & Freedom: Dreaming Food Just Futures Through Prison Abolition

ONLINE PANEL | Food and Freedom: Dreaming  Food Justice Futures Through Prison Abolition | September 29



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ONLINE PANEL | A Calls to Action Conversation on Truth and Reconciliation | September 29



Webinar banner 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)


Recent Sessions

✳️ 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