Welcome to Nanaimo Foodshare Society
We empower community members with skills, tools,
and access to local and nourishing food.
Our region has sustainable access to nourishing food and food knowledge.
We empower community members with skills, tools, and access to local and nourishing food.
Established in 1997, incorporated as a society in 2000 and registered as a charity in 2001, Nanaimo Foodshare Society connects the community with resources, skills, and knowledge to create change that increases healthy food for everyone.
- Work with community partners to address hunger in the community
- Build food skills
- Bring the community together to share resources
- Build community capacity to provide healthy foods to everyone
- Through our programs, we support local sustainable food, help build food policy and develop coordinated community strategies to improve food securi
VIHA Island Food Hubs
Nanaimo Foodshare is one of eight Island Health Food Security Hubs across the island. The Food Security Hubs are a collective of organizations working together with Island Health and other community partners across the Island Region to support healthy food systems, address food insecurity and ultimately improve health.