Make Food an Election Issue!

Food Secure Canada as has launched its Eat Think Vote (ETV) Campaign where community members across Canada get to talk with federal candidates ahead of the upcoming election. The idea is to make sure that food is an election issue, and that the incoming government develops policy that encourages a food system where no one goes hungry, and where food is healthy and sustainable. The recent release of a Food Policy for Canada makes this campaign particularly timely (Read more).

There are more than 50 events taking place across the country as part of the ETV campaign, and four are happening in Toronto! Get to know your local candidates and learn more about why food is an election issue at these events!

The Stop Community Food Centre

  • Date: October 8, 2019 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Venue: Davenport Perth Neighbourhood Community Health Centre – 1900 Davenport Road, Toronto, ON M6N 1B7
  • For more info visit the Facebook event

Greenest City and the Parkdale Residents Association

  • Date: October 16, 2019 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Venue: May Robinson Auditorium – 20 West Lodge Ave, Toronto, ON M6K 2T3

 Toronto Youth Food Policy Council & FSC Youth Caucus

  • Date: October 18, 2019 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Venue: Wealthsimple – 860 Richmond Street West, 3rd Floor, Toronto, ON M6J 1C9
  • For more info visit the Facebook event

Regent Park Community Food Center

  • Date: October 1, 2019 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Venue: Regent Park Community Food Center

For more information on ETV campaign and upcoming events near you visit https://www.eatthinkvote.ca/act/