Funders and Partners

Partnerships – it takes a village. CGC recognizes the strength in numbers and we work with many organizations to accomplish shared goals.

Funders

  • BC Association of Farmers’ Markets
  • Canadian Diabetes Association
  • Children’s Health Foundation
  • City of Duncan
  • Community Action Initiative
  • Cowichan Valley Regional District
  • Duncan Downtown Business Improvement Area Association
  • Economic Development Cowichan
  • Farm Credit Canada
  • Municipality of North Cowichan
  • Neil Squire Society
  • Government of Canada
  • Island Community Economic Trust
  • Island Health
  • Loblaws
  • Province of British Columbia
  • Real Estate Foundation of British Columbia
  • Recreation Foundation of British Columbia
  • Service Canada
  • Silk
  • Telus
  • The Leon and Thea Koerner Foundation
  • Tree Canada

Our Partners include:

Academic Partners

  • Duncan Christian School
  • Gaia College
  • Queen Margaret’s School
  • School District 79
  • Vancouver Island University

Government Partners

  • City of Duncan
  • Cowichan Valley Regional District
  • Island Health
  • Ministry of Social Development & Social Innovation
  • Municipality of North Cowichan
  • Service Canada

Island Health Food Security Hubs

  • Alberni Valley Transition Towns
  • Capital Region Food and Agriculture Initiatives Roundtable
  • Clayoquot Biosphere Trust
  • Nanaimo FoodShare
  • LUSH Valley Food Action Society
  • VI Coastal Communities Indigenous Food Network

Non-Profit & Organizational Partners

    • CMHA-CVB
    • Community Options Society
    • Community Policing
    • Cow-op.ca Online Marketplace
    • Cowichan Agricultural Society
    • Cowichan Intercultural Society
    • Cowichan Valley Land Trust
    • Cowichan Women Against Violence
    • Cycle Cowichan
    • Global Vocational Services
    • Growing Opportunities Community Farm
    • Island Farmers’ Alliance
    • Providence Farm
    • Rotary Club of Duncan
    • Transition Cowichan
    • Volunteer Cowichan
    • Vancouver Island Regional Library
    • Vancouver Island Vocational & Rehabilitation Services Ltd.

Project News

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    For the Love of Upcycling

    For the Love of Upcycling: Recycling Senior’s Knowledge of Upcycling                             Cowichan Green Community is offering a series of Workshops, that have been funded in part by the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program, a …

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Upcoming Events

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      Upcycling Felted Wool Sweaters

      Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - Tuesday, November 28, 2017
      NOVEMBER WORKSHOP SERIES: Upcycling Felted Wool Sweaters into Bodum and Teapot Covers: Tuesday, November 14th,  Two workshop times: 10AM - 2PM OR 5:30PM - 8:30PM Learn how to create embellished cosies for bodums (coffee presses) and tea pots. Samples/Examples can be...
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