Connect with food-focused agencies looking to work together on common goals for a healthy island food system.

Agencies can be searched by type (i.e., the sector they're working in), impact area (different aspects of the food system), and expertise/supports (to help support you in your work). If you'd like to learn more about each of these areas, we recommend visiting our page on adding an agency page.

Location Agency Type Impact Area Expertise/Supports
Alberni Valley Transition Town Society - Food Group Port Alberni Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Farming Farmland, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Indigenous Food Sovereignty/Traditional Foods, Local Food Economy, School Food Initiatives, Wild Foods, Lands and Waters Community Mapping, Community Planning, Non-Profit Management, Social Enterprise Development, Volunteer Opportunities
Alberni Valley Transition Towns Food Hub Port Alberni Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Indigenous Food Sovereignty/Traditional Foods, Local Food Economy, School Food Initiatives Curriculum Development, Non-Profit Management, Research/Knowledge Translation, Volunteer Opportunities
ALM Organic Farm Sooke For-Profit Business Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy
Avalon Blueberry Farm Port Alberni For-Profit Business Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy Volunteer Opportunities
Beaufort Rainbow Farm Port Alberni For-Profit Business Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy
Blue Haven Farm Comox For-Profit Business Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy
Camosun College Farmers' Market Victoria School Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Indigenous Food Sovereignty/Traditional Foods, Local Food Economy, Nutrition
Camosun College: Employment Training & Preparation Programs (ETP) Victoria School Food Literacy/Food Skills, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Income Advocacy & Poverty Alleviation, Indigenous Food Sovereignty/Traditional Foods, Local Food Economy, School Food Initiatives, Wild Foods, Lands and Waters Curriculum Development, Volunteer Opportunities
Capital City Allotment Association Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland
Chemainus Harvest House Society Food Bank Chemainus Non-profit Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access Volunteer Opportunities
City Harvest Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland
Coleman Meadows Farm, Water Buffalo Dairy Port Alberni For-Profit Business Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy Research/Knowledge Translation
Comox Valley Family Services Association Courtenay Non-profit Food Literacy/Food Skills, Nutrition
Comox Valley Farmers' Market Courtenay For-Profit Business Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Local Food Economy, Nutrition
Compost Education Centre Victoria Non-profit Food Literacy/Food Skills Provides Consulting Services, Volunteer Opportunities
Connaty Farms Coal Harbour For-Profit Business Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Local Food Economy, School Food Initiatives, Wild Foods, Lands and Waters Volunteer Opportunities
coordinator Sointula Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure Volunteer Opportunities
Cortes Natural Food Co-op Mansons Landing Social Enterprise Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Local Food Economy, Nutrition Community Mapping, Community Planning, Social Enterprise Development, Volunteer Opportunities
Cowichan Green Community Duncan Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Local Food Economy, Nutrition Community Mapping, Community Planning, Internship Placements, Publishing, Social Enterprise Development, Volunteer Opportunities
Cowichan Valley Basket Society: Duncan Foodbank Duncan Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Income Advocacy & Poverty Alleviation
CRFAIR Victoria Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Indigenous Food Sovereignty/Traditional Foods, Local Food Economy Community Planning, Internship Placements, Non-Profit Management, Provides Consulting Services, Research/Knowledge Translation, Volunteer Opportunities
DIY Fungi Victoria victoria For-Profit Business
Dyck's Rurban Farm & Garage Creations Coal Harbour For-Profit Business Local Food Economy
Eagle Paws Organics Sooke For-Profit Business Local Food Economy
Eat West Coast Tofino Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Income Advocacy & Poverty Alleviation, Indigenous Food Sovereignty/Traditional Foods, Local Food Economy, Nutrition, School Food Initiatives, Wild Foods, Lands and Waters Community Mapping, Community Planning, Curriculum Development, Provides Consulting Services, Research/Knowledge Translation, Social Enterprise Development, Volunteer Opportunities
Eco sense victoria For-Profit Business
Errington Farmers' Market Errington Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Income Advocacy & Poverty Alleviation, Local Food Economy Internship Placements, Volunteer Opportunities
Esquimalt Farmers Market Esquimalt Non-profit Local Food Economy
Farm to School Capital Region victoria Other Institution
FarmLINK Guelph Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy, Wild Foods, Lands and Waters Community Planning, Internship Placements, Research/Knowledge Translation
FED (Food Eco District) Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Nutrition, School Food Initiatives Non-Profit Management, Social Enterprise Development
Fernwood Community Organization Victoria Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building Community Mapping, Community Planning
Galiano Market Society Galiano Island Non-profit Local Food Economy
Get Fresh Guide Victoria Social Enterprise Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Local Food Economy Community Mapping, Publishing, Social Enterprise Development
Glen Alwin Farm Courtenay For-Profit Business Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy
Goldstream Farmers Market Victoria Other Institution Local Food Economy
Good Earth Farms Black Creek For-Profit Business Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Farming Farmland, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Local Food Economy
Gorge Park Community Gardens Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills
Gorge Tillicum Urban Farmers Victoria Non-profit
Grassroots Kind Hearts Society Campbell River Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Income Advocacy & Poverty Alleviation, Local Food Economy Volunteer Opportunities
Grassroots Learning Centre & Forest Farm Port Hardy Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Local Food Economy, School Food Initiatives, Wild Foods, Lands and Waters Community Mapping, Community Planning, Curriculum Development, Internship Placements, Research/Knowledge Translation, Volunteer Opportunities
Greenways Land Trust Campbell River Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Local Food Economy, Wild Foods, Lands and Waters Community Planning, Non-Profit Management, Research/Knowledge Translation, Volunteer Opportunities
Growing Opportunities Farm Community Coop Nanaimo Non-profit Farming Farmland, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Wild Foods, Lands and Waters Internship Placements, Research/Knowledge Translation, Social Enterprise Development, Volunteer Opportunities
Haliburton Community Organic Farm Victoria Non-profit Farming Farmland Internship Placements, Volunteer Opportunities
Harvest Food Bank Port Hardy Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Nutrition, School Food Initiatives Volunteer Opportunities
Island Health Victoria Government Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Indigenous Food Sovereignty/Traditional Foods, Nutrition, School Food Initiatives Research/Knowledge Translation
James Bay Market Society Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure
LifeCycles Victoria Non-profit
Living Edge Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure
Loaves and Fishes Community Food Banks Nanaimo Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access Volunteer Opportunities