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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    Incubator Seed Farm

    Cowichan Incubator Seed Farm   The Cowichan Valley will soon be home to the first of its kind Seed Incubator Farm. Based on the successful ‘Incubator Farm’ model that has been implemented in numerous places to train new farmers, the Cowichan Incub …

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Upcoming Events

    • Waterwise Gardening

      Saturday, May 27, 2017
      Date: Saturday, May 27 Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 am Cost: $20, $15 for CGC members - pre-registration is required. Where: 360 Duncan Street, Duncan. Cowichan Green Community Meeting Room Join David Pink of Warmland Irrigation and Nora Arajs of...
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