Entries by Yi Fan Yin-Cheng

Tour of Naadmaadgit Ki (NKG)

Last Saturday, we went on a tour of the lands that Naadmaadgit Ki Group is taking care of near the Humber River. We all met at Sherbourne St and took the TTC together to Jane and Eglington to meet our guide, Doug, and his friend, Aaron, for the tour.   Although our group was small […]

Dinner and Social on July 20th 2018

We had a great time at the dinner and social on Wednesday evening and I love that we had a lot of people come out to the event. It was even better to hear that many people that we met through our weekly outreach attended! Although we had a few technical difficulties at the beginning, […]

Rainy Farm Visit to Black Farmers’ Collective

This past Sunday (24th June), the co-op and community members took a trip to Milton to visit the Black Farmers Collective. Amidst the rain and mud, we walked through the farm and saw the hard work of the collective. The farmers exhibited the importance of growing locally farmed and sustainable food. Cabbage, leeks, beets, tomato, fennel, calaloo, […]

We’re hiring for a 2018 Summer Student!

Get excited because we’ve gotten a Canada Summer Student Grant to hire an Events Coordinator! Please see the below for details:   Events Coordinator – Low Income Families Together Start Date: June 18th  for 7 weeks, 30 hours/wk Salary: $14.00/hr   We are looking for a highly motivated individual to run our Summer Events. This […]

Annual General Meetings Notes March 24th

Notes from St. Jamestown Community Coop Agenda 1) Report on OASIS and general update 2) Committee Overview 3) Board Elections 4) CREW presentation by Lydia 5) OASIS Design Pilot Project Sharrae’s video 7) UPLIFT Timebank discussion Josephine gave a report on the Co-ops activities in 2017 and progress on the OASIS project including the City […]