Food Charter Kick-Off

Do you live in Leeds, Grenville or Lanark Counties? Are you concerned about the food system in our community? If so, you are invited to the Lanark-Leeds-Grenville Food Charter kick-off meeting on Monday, March 4 from 1.30 to 3.30pm, at the LLG District Health Unit (Room A and B), at 25 Johnston Street in Smiths Falls.

A Food Charter is a statement of values, principles and priorities that support and encourage the creation of a just and sustainable food system for our community. It is a guide to fostering the development of municipal food-related planning, policy and program development that is critical to ensuring a healthy food system for all.

Your vision can help create this powerful tool. It is an opportunity to provide your opinions and views on food and sustainable farming issues, as well as nutrition and more. Come to the Food Charter meeting and let your voice be heard!To register for the free Information Session go to foodcharterlgl.eventbrite.com, contact Lynda at 345-5685 x2215 or email lynda.earl@healthunit.org. Light refreshments will be provided.

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