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

Vote for the DTES Kitchen Tables Project!

Potluck Cafe and The DTES Neighbourhood House, strong supporters and close friends of both SOLEfood and United We Can, are in the running for a big grant to fund their awesome Kitchen Tables Project. The project aims to improve food security for residents of the DTES, who often rely on a charitable food system that … Continue reading

SOLEfood 2 build Postponed

For everyone who has signed up or was thinking of signing up to volunteer this Saturday, May 8th for the building of the second SOLEfood farm. We are sorry to announce that the event has been postponed. More details will be made available soon. Sorry for the inconvenience and thank you all for your interest.

Earth Day, Planting and much more to come!

This weekend, the rain didn’t stop some from coming out to the SOLEfood farm to celebrate Earth Day! Residents from the community stopped by to enjoy fresh banana and peach smoothies, homemade granola bars and hummus, and some good ol’ music. One of our dedicated farmers, Rob, was around to talk to folks about the … Continue reading

Help SOLEfood find farm tools

The inaugural season of SOLEfood farm is upon us. ┬áThis new season brings with it the search for farming tools to help us do the best job possible. With the help of our farm mentor, Michael Ableman, we have gathered this list of needs for the coming season. ┬áTo see pics of the items go … Continue reading