- Grants are available to fund projects through a program that connects Islanders to nutritious local food.
- The Community Food Security Program helps community groups, schools, early child-care centres and other organizations provide information about where local food comes from and how it is produced. Islanders can apply for grants of up to $10,000 at Community Food Security and Agriculture Awareness Program by June 21, 2019.
- The program has invested $222,000 in 33 projects across the province to promote food education since it began in 2017.
- More than 3,500 people participated in the projects.