The C350x350Circle-CFAN-MAPumberland Food Action Network (CFAN)  is a member based organization that promotes positive food changes in our local community of Cumberland County, Nova Scotia.

CFAN works towards a more accessible, sustainable & healthy local food system through food-related action, education and events.

Our membership is made up of community members, farmers, health care professionals, politicians, care-givers, community gardeners and passionate food lovers.

CFAN is made up of people like you!

Have a question? Interested in joining the Cumberland food action network? Email our outreach coordinator here for information about our next meeting.

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Recent CFAN News

Basic Needs Cumberland credit Schools Plus

Cumberland Basic Needs

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  Additional info for the ARHS Viking Pantry (School Based supports) The direct line set up in the Pantry room is 661-2540 ext 202

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Community Kitchen program at the YMCA

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Join us for the Community Kitchen program at the YMCA in Amherst to prepare and enjoy a delicious and nutritious lunch. Community members are invited to join us in preparing and cooking a meal for themselves and others to enjoy. When: Wednesdays beginning January 10th, 2018 from 10:00am-2:00pm Where: YMCA…

Plants to Plates Activity Guide

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Happy to share with you Plants to Plates Activity guide. Hot off the press.   This guide is meant to make it easier for those who want to teach kids about food, to do so! This hands-on program uses fun activities to get kids excited about eating healthy food.  …

From Farm to Food Bank

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This blog was recently posted on the Adventures in Local Food website From Farm to Food Bank This growing season I had the pleasure to take part in the CFAN (Cumberland Food Action Network) Farm to Food Bank Project. A total of 8 free sessions were planned, partly designed by…