Good Food Stories


Newcomer traditional food is closer than you think

Food Matters Manitoba is proud to announce the release of the “Where to Buy Newcomer Traditional Foods in Winnipeg” guide! …

Project: Traditional Food

Travelling with Food Matters Manitoba

Tansi/Hello! I was asked to share my first trip experience with you all in this my first blog with the …

Project: Building Community

Shamattawa Buying Club

In the first week of December, Food Matters Manitoba put on its first food market/buying club in Shamattawa First Nation. …

Project: Building Community
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Youth & Elder Gathering: Etah-ka-malipayik-kikway “Where something begins”

The Youth & Elder Gathering: Etah-ka-malipayik-kikway was held at Frontier Collegiate during the last weekend of November. The gathering was …

Project: Building Community

Food Matters Manitoba Giving Challenge a huge success

Each day for the month of December, we challenged people across Manitoba to give back to their communities, spend more …

Project: Check-in with FMM

A new year and a new commitment to healthy living

Inspired by last month’s giving challenge, the team here at Food Matters Manitoba is committing to eating and living healthy …

Project: Food Skills & Nutrition

Cooking with Love: Community Tables

The ground was covered in leaves as a new set of Community Table participants strolled into the class room at …

Project: Food Skills & Nutrition
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Giving Challenge

Join us in the 2016 Giving Challenge Happy Holidays! It’s time to launch our #FMMgivingchallenge – look for new challenges daily …

Project: Check-in with FMM

Processing Manoomin

Manoomin, wild rice in Ojibwe, is a traditional staple in the Anishinaabe diet. Growing on the shores of lakes in …

Project: Traditional Food

A Roller Coaster Ride

It has been a fun and crazy ride cooking with Gilbert Park Boys and Girls Club so far. We have …

Project: Food Skills & Nutrition

What we learned at the most recent Food Secure Canada National Assembly

Every two years, people who work to end hunger and build healthy sustainable food systems across Canada gather to share, …

Project: Food Policy

Imagine: Reflections from the 2016 Youth Gathering

Imagine. Imagine waking up as the sun rises and you also rise to greet the day; a day you have …

Project: Food Skills & Nutrition
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Only 4 days left to vote!

With only 4 days left to vote for the Growing Roots: Newcomer Greenhouse Project we want thank all of our friends, community …

Project: Check-in with FMM

The Fire Within

Eagerness to learn and experience new things are, without a doubt, part of growing up. Providing youth with opportunities to …

Project: Food Skills & Nutrition
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Why a Newcomer Greenhouse Project?

Like you, we believe that everyone should have access to good food. Food Matters Manitoba is proud to be a …

Project: Check-in with FMM
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Back to School Means Learning on the Land in Northern Saskatchewan

Imagine a school year that starts off with students and local Elders travelling over 10 hours by vehicle, boat, and …

Project: Traditional Food
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Vote for the Growing Roots: Newcomer Greenhouse!

Here at Food Matters Manitoba, we believe everyone deserves good food.  With your support, we will be able to make …

Project: Check-in with FMM

Healthy food is just around the corner!

Call it a grand re-opening! For two North End grocers, that’s exactly what this year’s Selkirk Street Festival was. Partners …

Project: Building Community

13 Fires Community Discussion on Food

Food Matters Manitoba was honoured to be a part of the 13 Fires: Food community discussion on Saturday, August 27, …

Project: Food Policy
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Community Tables Fall 2016 session open for registration!

We are excited to announce that registration is now open for our fall session of Community Tables: A 5 week …

Project: Food Skills & Nutrition