Food Bank

A new West Coast Seeds pollinator mix of cosmos pays tribute to Dr. Bonnie Henry. (Submitted photo/ We Are The Northern)

New blend by West Coast Seeds to bloom in Dr. Bonnie Henry’s name

Cosmo blend designed to attract bees, and marketed with tagline ‘Bee Calm, Bee Kind, Bee Safe’

 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responds to a question during Question Period in the House of Commons Thursday October 8, 2020 in Ottawa. Trudeau will announce today more federal funding for food banks across Canada to help them meet the surge in demand for their services caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Trudeau to announce more federal funding for food banks during pandemic

Back in April, the federal government gave $100 million to national, regional and local organizations

 

(City of Trail photo)

Trail donates pandemic parking proceeds to food banks

For two months, city stopped charging for downtown Trail parking

  • Aug 11, 2020

 

(The Canadian Press)

Details on federal food buy-back program coming soon, Bibeau says

The funds won’t address the entirety of the problem facing farmers

(The Canadian Press)
Better Together BC launches a Kitchen Hack Challenge to support Food Banks BC on April 27, 2020. (Better Together BC/Instagram)

Contest calls on B.C. families to share ‘kitchen hack’ for chance at winning $1,000

Better Together BC launched contest to raise funds with B.C. dairy farmers for Food Banks BC

Better Together BC launches a Kitchen Hack Challenge to support Food Banks BC on April 27, 2020. (Better Together BC/Instagram)
Alessia Cara and her band perform during “Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble” an online Canadian COVID-19 broadcast benefit event in support of frontline workers and Food Banks Canada in this image taken from video. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble

‘Stronger Together’ special raises over $6 million for Food Banks Canada

The 90-minute special on Sunday night featured a number of A-list performers and celebrities

Alessia Cara and her band perform during “Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble” an online Canadian COVID-19 broadcast benefit event in support of frontline workers and Food Banks Canada in this image taken from video. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble
The program is free for qualifying low-income families and individuals. (Photo by Gaelle Marcel on Unsplash)

Community kitchens still cooking in the Lower Columbia

Kitchen program makes changes amid pandemic to bring power of food to the people

The program is free for qualifying low-income families and individuals. (Photo by Gaelle Marcel on Unsplash)
Linda Ratke from Salvation Army Family Services, hands out lunch boxes from the Rossland Avenue locale.

Trail Salvation Army open for food pick up

The Trail Salvation Army has been a transforming influence on our community

Linda Ratke from Salvation Army Family Services, hands out lunch boxes from the Rossland Avenue locale.
(Photo by Thabang Mokoena on Unsplash)

Kootenay Savings donates $50,000 to local food banks

” … it is our responsibility to step-up … to ensure all our communities continue to thrive.”

(Photo by Thabang Mokoena on Unsplash)
(File photo)

Kitchen program to provide nutritious food to three West Kootenay communities

The program will provide food to dozens of people in Rossland, Fruitvale and Trail

(File photo)
Supplies are rationed to last each food bank patron one week.(Submitted photo)

Pandemic increases need at Trail volunteer-run food bank

COVID-19 transmission precautions enforced in Trail United Church food bank

Supplies are rationed to last each food bank patron one week.(Submitted photo)
Play Estate Winery executive chef Bill Myra cooks with wine

Play Estate Winery executive chef Bill Myra cooks with wine

Fusing food and wine with spectacular lake views

  • May 24, 2019
Play Estate Winery executive chef Bill Myra cooks with wine