Food

Here are some organizations and groups that work with the Bathurst-Finch neighbourhood, they are not necessarily all members of the Bathurst-Finch Network.

North York Harvest Food Bank

Food collection and distribution. Youth engagement. Community gardens. Community Action Resource Centre. Volunteer opportunities  

Contact: 416.635.7771 or visit: www.northyorkharvest.com


Community Garden

Rockford Community Garden: BFN through the Bathurst Finch Network Food Action Team, team up for implementing Rockford Community Garden.

To participate in the Rockford community garden in the spring/summer of 2014, please contact the Rockford Garden Committee at bfgarden@gmail.com

Northview Garden: Noorthview garden at Bathurst Finch Community Hub at 540 Finch Avenue West is open to all who would like to volunteer. For more information please contact Victoria at Victoria.Khardas@unisonhcs.org


'Food' sub-committee

The Bathurst-Finch Network has started a 'food' sub-committee to begin to address the issue of access to healthy, affordable food in the neighbourhood. If you are interested in finding out more about this committee, please contact Jeanny Gonzalez at jeanny@foodshare.net


Downsview Services to Seniors

Seniors who wish to receive the Good Food Box can sign-on as clients of Downsview Services to Seniors for free delivery. Please note, there is a cost for the box. For more information about the Good Food Box, please visit: http://www.foodshare.net/goodfoodbox01.htm


Parkview Neighbourhood Garden

A community garden located in North York. Their mission is to cultivate healthy, locally produced food and a dynamic, engaged community. Our garden will provide a welcoming space for sharing knowledge, promoting healthy lifestyles, and nurturing relationships. We will be guided by respect for diversity, the vital connections between social and ecological systems, and the historical farming significance of the garden site. 

For more information: www.parkviewneighbourhoodgarden.org




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