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
  • CMHA-CVB
  • 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

  • Community Urban Food Forest

    Urban Food Forest Farewell – July 2014

    Memoirs from a Food Forest The hills are alive with the sound of ‘food foresters’ celebrating the fruition of an amazing food forest project. The time has come to run through the CGC’s community food forest and sing joyfully, while picking strawberries …

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Upcoming Events

    • Organic Master Gardener course

      Organic Master Gardener course

      Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - Saturday, December 6, 2014
      Once again CGC is partnering with Gaia College to offer this in-depth and dynamic course to the Cowichan Region. Be prepared for a major shift in paradigms! This is a gardening course, and so much more. Students have called it...
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