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Thursday, November 14, 2019 – Farm to School Visits J.H. Bruns Collegiate

On November 14th, 2019, Farm to School visited J.H. Bruns Collegiate to view their veggie day delivery. This was their second year of fundraising. Both years, the school has had more bundles sold for donations than to be taken home by the students themselves. At J.H. Bruns Collegiate, they work to encourage healthy communities and … Read more

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 – Farm to School Manitoba Visits Nelson McIntyre.

Farm to School’s Program Coordinator was pleased to attend Nelson McIntyre’s veggie day delivery in October.    For many years, the school’s band teacher and NMC performing arts parents association have been choosing Farm to School Manitoba to be the fundraiser for their school.    Grade 9 students worked together to fundraise money for a … Read more

Monday, October 7th, 2019 – Farm to School Manitoba Visits Ecole Provencher

A special shout-out goes to the parent council and parent volunteers for organizing such a successful fundraiser. Even though Ecole Provencher had only one week scheduled for the fundraiser, they managed to raise $1,700.00. On the day of the delivery, the Farm to School Program Coordinator was present for all of the action. From unloading … Read more

Monday, November 5, 2018 – Farm to School Manitoba Visits École Howden

As returning program participants, the parents and volunteers of École Howden were pros at putting together their vegetable bundles. Check out the progress from unloading the truck to the neatly arranged bundles below! The school has plans to carry out multiple fundraisers over the next few years in order to save up and build brand … Read more

Thursday, October 4, 2018 – Farm to School Manitoba visited Lockport School

The Lockport Band Parents Association has been participating in the Farm to School fundraiser for the past six years to assist in covering expenses related to musical studies, annual music retreats and participation/attendance to festivals. This year, Lockport School achieved their highest fundraising profit amount to date at over $7,500. That means they sold over … Read more