The Farm to School Manitoba Healthy Choice fundraiser is a fresh, local, healthy and profitable fundraiser for your school and child care facility and a great way to promote healthy food choices while also fundraising for your school or daycare.
There are four key partners involved in the Farm to School Healthy Choice Fundraiser:
- The Province of Manitoba
- Peak of the Market
- The Manitoba Association of Home Economists
- Buy Manitoba
Their collaboration and shared commitment to providing healthy, local food choices to families across the province is what makes this great project possible.
Province of Manitoba
The Province has provided not only funding to this project but also valuable links, ideas and resources to support the development and widespread distribution of this project.
Peak of the Market
Peak of the Market is providing Manitoba grown vegetables and is coordinating all the logistics related to taking orders and delivering veggies to participating schools. Peak is providing these services at cost, which ensures great deals for families and great profits for fundraising committees.
Manitoba Association of Home Economists (MAHE)
MAHE is providing the development and coordination of the overall program. All resources, forms and support materials are produced by MAHE. MAHE also connects with an Advisory Committee that provides additional insight and information to make this a world class fundraiser.
Buy Manitoba has provided funding for crucial areas of the program. Connected with local producers this partnership will add valuable ideas, resources and support to Farm to School Manitoba.
The Advisory Committee
The advisory committee is made up of other organizations that also have an interest and commitment to providing healthy, local options to schools. These organizations have been a great sounding board and have provided valuable feedback throughout the development of this project. The Advisory Committee includes: