Events Around Town!

So much is happening this week now that summer has finally arrived! Today is National Aboriginal Day, celebrating the culture and contributions of First Nations, Inuit and M├ętis peoples of Canada. Lots of stuff happening around Vancouver in celebration. From storytelling and film screening (of Cedar and Bamboo and The Spirit has No Colour) at … Continue reading

Volunteers needed! Summer Markets arriving!

Since SOLEfood began, we have received numerous calls from all over the world inquiring about volunteer opportunities and WWOOFing, but as many of you now know, our priority is to provide employment for residents of the DTES neighbourhood. With that said, occasionally, we have a pile of work to do in a short period of … Continue reading

Federal food policy coming?

With the May 2nd federal election is coming, do you know who you will be voting for? Many different groups across Canada are seeing the upcoming election as a prime opportunity to get our politicians to adopt a national food policy. To get candidates talking about food security issues at the election debate tomorrow, email … Continue reading

Eco-Dreaming Vancouver, The Stop and blooming Cherry Blossoms.

Looking for something to do this weekend? Go to Eco-Dreaming at W2 Storyeum (151 West Cordova) Kicking off the weekend Friday, March 25th from 7:30-9:30pm, Mark Lakeman Co-Founder of Portland’s City Repair speaks on how Portland is becoming the greenest city in America. Continuing on into Saturday, March 26th, from 10am to 5pm, join in … Continue reading