Partners & Sponsors

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

Our Partners include:

Island Health Food Security Hubs

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

Government Partners

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

Non-Profit & Organizational Partners

  • Vancouver Island Regional Library
  • Cowichan Valley Land Trust
  • Cowichan Intercultural Society
  • Transition Cowichan
  • Cowichan Intercultural Society
  • Rotary Club of Duncan
  • Cowichan Agricultural Society
  • Island Farmer’s Alliance
  • Cycle Cowichan
  • Providence Farm
  • Growing Opportunities
  • Cowichan Women Against Violence
  • Vancouver Island Vocational & Rehabilitation Services Ltd
  • Volunteer cowichan
  • Community Policing
  • Community Options Society
  • Global Vocational Services

Academic Partners

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

Project News

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    Cowichan Lake Community Garden

    Cowichan Lake Community Garden The Cowichan Green Community (CGC) has been contracted by Island Health to design and build a community garden with local volunteers. The project is in partnership with the Town of Lake Cowichan and was spearheaded by Cou …

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Upcoming Events

    • Work Party Wednesdays

      Work Party Wednesdays

      Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Tuesday, March 31, 2015
      @ the Urban Food Forest   We are looking for volunteers to join us for Work Party Wednesday at CGC's Community Urban Food Forest. If you are new to food forests or gardening, this is a great opportunity to learn lots about...
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