Community food centre gets $20,000 grant
The Dartmouth Family Centre (DFC) has received a $20,000 grant to fund food skills programming at its food centre.
In a media release, Medavie Health Foundation announced it was providing the grant towards programming that will help reduce Type 2 diabetes risk factors.
The Dartmouth North Community Food Centre offers a range of programs to combat food insecurity and increase healthy eating. This is the second year in a row that Medavie has funded the program.
DFC is one of 23 organizations receiving funding through Medavie’s 2017 grants program.