Are you interested in good food?

Imagine a way to connect youth passionate about food from across the CRD. The Youth Food Network aims to be the platform for individuals between the ages of 14-24 to collaborate on, learn about, and explore good food and their local food systems.

~Eden Murray, Youth Food Action Coordinator, CRFAIR

 

Upcoming events!

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Looking for ways to get involved? Check out the Good Food Summit!

Hosted by our "mother" organization CRFAIR, the Good Food Summit is an annual gathering of food enthusiasts in the region. This event is FREE for youth under 18 or $20 for students. Register here by November 9th for 2 days of inspiring speakers, workshops, and a place at the table alongside the leaders in our good food movement. 


about

The Youth Food Network aims to be the platform for individuals between the ages of 14-24 to collaborate on, learn about, and explore good food and their local food systems! We are here to support YOU!

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Become a member

Get involved in your food systems, became a Youth Food Network member! Receive monthly emails on accessible and inspiring foodie workshops and events designed specifically for the network! 


 

Our Territory Acknowledgment

The Youth Food Network is composed of young individuals that are passionate about good food and want to engage further in their food systems. Every one of us engages with the land and waters in some way; we eat, we grow, we forage, we fish. As we do so, we hold the understanding of where our practices come from, and how they affect our surroundings.  The Youth Food Network works, educates, learns, and grows on unceded, Coast Salish Territory*. 

* The term Coast Salish is used to encompass a number of Indigenous peoples, including Esquimalt, Hul’qumi’num, Klahoose, Lekwungen (Songhees), MALAXEt, Musqueam, OStlq’emeylem, Pentlatch, Scia’new (Beecher Bay), Sliammon, Shishalh, Skxwú7mesh-ulh Úxwumixw, Stó:lo, Straits, Tsleil-Waututh, T’Sou-ke, W_SÁNEC (Pauquachin, Tsartlip, Tsawout, Tseycum), and Xwemalhkwu.

Coastal Strawberry by Eden Murray.