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Food Matters Manitoba Tweaks Organization at AGM

Manitoba Cooperator | By Shannon VanRaes To better reflect the organization’s focus, Food Matters Manitoba has updated its bylaws and …

Food Matters Manitoba cooks up delicious AGM

Manitoba Co-operator | By Shannon VanRaes Youth from the Seven Oaks School Division’s Wayfinders program helped Food Matters Manitoba showcase its food programming …

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Seventy percent of people in Manitoba are hungry for a national school food program

Seventy percent of people in Manitoba support a national universal school food program. We sponsored a province-wide survey in June …

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Majority of Manitobans support national school food program: poll

CBC News, September 12, 2017 Rulers, calculators, homework, gym shoes — there are lots of things for parents to worry …

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Food Matters Manitoba Executive Director Announcement

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Food Matters Manitoba, I am pleased to announce that Loraine Nyokong has …

Summer class teaches newcomer youth about nutrition

CTV News Winnipeg Once a week during the summer, nearly 20 newcomer youth have been gathering to learn about nutrition. …

National food policy deadline extended

Winnipeg Free Press | By: Dylan Robertson OTTAWA — Ottawa has extended its deadline for feedback on a national food …

Survey a step toward creating Brandon food policy council

The Brandon Sun By: Erin Debooy The Wheat City could soon have its own food policy council — but how …

Wheat city food survey wraps up

Manitoba Co-operator By: Shannon VanRaes “Public education and access to food is top of mind as Brandon moves towards establishing …

Winnipeg Food Council Will Work Toward Enhancing Access to Local, Affordable and Healthy Food

CCEDNet | National By: Rob Moquin Building on a 2015 Winnipeg Public Service recommendation to explore opportunities for improving food production …

Winnipeg Talks: Food for Thought

Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba | Shaw TV Join the Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba for their Food …

Food Policy For Thought

The Uniter | Winnipeg By: Talula Schlegel Winnipeg is getting a glance at what a food policy council will look …

Parlons Alimentation cherche des graines des produit connus des immigrants

CBC | Winnipeg Par: Thibault Jourdan Notre interne de sensibilisation du public, Jennifer French, parle de pourquoi les événements de échange …

Grocery guide shows newcomers where to get a taste of home

CBC News | Manitoba For newcomers to Winnipeg, finding foods that taste like home can pose a challenge. A new guide will …

Tips for Using Common Food Bank Finds

Home & Family | Online By: Tressa Alexiuk Stretching food budgets and using foods donated from food banks comes second …

Food council could soon take root in Winnipeg

Metro | Winnipeg By: Stephanie Taylor Locals are one step closer to seeing a municipal food policy council take root …

Food Matters Manitoba: changing the province one carrot at a time

MSC Currents | Winnipeg By: Allison Courey Certain organizations attract MSC grads like Milkweed attracts Monarch Butterflies. Food Matters Manitoba …

Non-profits challenge Manitobans to make new year’s resolutions for the planet

CBC | Manitoba By: B. Hoye The spike in gym-membership subscriptions. The overly optimistic goal-setting. New year’s resolution season is …

Manitoba Charities to Give to This Holiday

MyToba | Winnipeg By: E. Epp Manitobans are known for their generosity. In fact, the Fraser Institute repeatedly finds that …

Opinion: December 6, 2016

Health Canada is missing the mark on new food guide revision process It doesn’t need a revision – it needs a re-do …