November 2019 - The Rhema Foundation Canada

Increasing Food Literacy in Downsview Park: A Community Kitchen Project

Posted: November 12th, 2019 in Articles, Community Kitchen

Toronto’s Downsview-Roding neighbourhood has seen a lot of changes over the years. A former military base with sprawling green spaces and plenty of unused land, the area has become a hotspot for new development. Despite projections of growth and exciting new developments, the neighbourhood continues to struggle with some fundamental challenges. These challenges include limited access to healthy food options and insufficient nutrition-focused programming. And as The Rhema Foundation Canada has seen firsthand, it’s the long-time …