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
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
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw Band Port Hardy Other Institution Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building
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 Community School Centre Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure
James Bay Market Society Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure
James Bay New Horizons Victoria Non-profit Food Literacy/Food Skills
Kwakiutl Band Council Port Hardy Other Institution
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
LUSH Valley Food Action Society Courtenay Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Income Advocacy & Poverty Alleviation, Indigenous Food Sovereignty/Traditional Foods, Local Food Economy, Nutrition, School Food Initiatives Community Planning, Curriculum Development, Non-Profit Management, Volunteer Opportunities
Madrona Farm Victoria For-Profit Business Local Food Economy
Maplesprings Farm Courtenay For-Profit Business Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy
Mason St Farm victoria For-Profit Business Farming Farmland
Merville Organics Courtenay For-Profit Business Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Community Food Infrastructure, Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy Research/Knowledge Translation, Social Enterprise Development
Metchosin Producers' Association Metchosin Non-profit Local Food Economy
Monterey Recreation Centre Victoria Non-profit Food Literacy/Food Skills Community Planning
Moss St market Victoria Other Institution
Mount Waddington Community Food Initiative Port Hardy Other Institution Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Food Literacy/Food Skills Community Mapping, Research/Knowledge Translation
Naesgaards Farm & Market Port Alberni For-Profit Business Farming Farmland, Local Food Economy
Nanaimo 7-10 Club Nanaimo Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Nutrition
Nanaimo Community Kitchens Society Nanaimo Non-profit Food Literacy/Food Skills, Nutrition
Nanaimo Foodshare Nanaimo 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, School Food Initiatives Community Planning, Research/Knowledge Translation, Volunteer Opportunities
Nanaimo Meals on Wheels Nanaimo Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure Volunteer Opportunities
North Island Community Services Port McNeill Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Nutrition Social Enterprise Development, Volunteer Opportunities
North Jubilee Neighbourhood Association Victoria Non-profit Food Literacy/Food Skills
North Saanich Farm Market Victoria Non-profit
Northstar Organic Farm Saanich For-Profit Business Community Food Infrastructure, Local Food Economy
Oak Bay Village Victoria Non-profit
Oaklands Sunset Market victoria Other Institution
Our Place Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access Volunteer Opportunities
Parkland Secondary School Sidney School Food Literacy/Food Skills, Nutrition, School Food Initiatives
PEERS Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure Community Planning
Pender Island Health Centre Pender Island Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Nutrition
Pender Island Health Centre Pender Island Non-profit Collective Impact/Local Networking/Coalition Building
Peninsula Country Market Saanichton Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Local Food Economy
Port Hardy Harvest Food Bank Port Hardy Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access, Local Food Economy, Nutrition
Port McNeill Farmers and Artisans Market Port McNeill Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure, Food Literacy/Food Skills, Local Food Economy
Quadra Village Community Centre Victoria Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure Community Planning
Quatsino First Nation Coal Harbour Other Institution
Rainbow Kitchen Esquimalt Non-profit Community Food Infrastructure Volunteer Opportunities
Robins' Testing Agency Victoria Government Food Literacy/Food Skills, Food Recovery/Emergency Food Access Community Mapping, Community Planning
Saanich Community Recreation Services Victoria Government Food Literacy/Food Skills Community Planning