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

  • New Horizons – Farming Connections

    Farming Connections is a new initiative of the Cowichan Green Community in partnership with the Government of Canada which focuses on bringing farmers out of the isolating lifestyle that farming creates. Our goal is to engage ageing farmers by holding …

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Upcoming Events

    • Vintage Fundraising Car Wash Photo Poster (2)

      Recovered Beer Cask Night Fundraiser

      Thursday, August 9, 2018
      Please join us at Red Arrow Brewing Company (5255 Chaster Road, Duncan) on August 9th, 2018 from 6pm - 10pm to raise awareness about the issue of food waste and to learn about and support the innovative ways that we as a community...
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