On May 17th from 12pm-1pm, join the Social Planning Council of York Region, York Region Food Council and York Region Food Network for ‘Nourishing York Region’, featuring Joshna Maharaj. This exciting event will explore how we can use food as a tool for a just recovery in York Region. Engage with us about meaningful solutions to food and income insecurity, so we can nourish our communities in more ways than one.
Joshna is a Chef, a two-time TEDx speaker & activist who wants to help everyone have a better relationship with their food. She believes strongly in the power of Chefs & social gastronomy to bring values of hospitality, sustainability & social justice to the table.
At this event, we will be discussing:
- The impact of COVID-19 on our food systems
- Rebuilding with food at the center
- Local opportunities with values-based food procurement
Hope to see you there!