REMINDER! Community Food Leader Certificate Program // Applications due July 14th

July 5, 2017 News No Comments

Dear partners and allies,

Does your organization…

✓     Want to incorporate food initiatives in your work (like community gardens, cooking skills programs, local food markets), but not sure where to start?

✓     Have existing food initiatives on the go, but want to improve or take things to the next level?

✓     Feel stuck about how to grow food initiatives in ways that are sustainable?

✓     Want to engage your community and partners to improve food security in your region?

✓     Want to connect with others who are involved in similar work?

The Our Food Project is launching a Community Food Leader Certificate Program ( that offers:


1.      Monthly training sessions in your region

2.      Coaching to help you reach food project goals

3.      Connection to a community of practice and resources

Program locations: This program will take place in each of the regions we currently work in (Cape Breton, Cumberland County, and Halifax)

This is a FREE professional development program

Program timeline: September 2017-March 2018

Applications Due: July 14th, 2017

Visit for the program application and more details.