of $100,000 goal 0 days left
128 families supported
35334 lbs of produce
373 supporters







What is the Gift of Good Food?

We are raising money to provide fresh and healthy produce to families in need who access programs at 11 community centres, neighbourhood houses and transition homes across Greater Victoria. We need your help to reach our goal of raising $100,000.00 and feeding 200 families who may not otherwise have access to fresh, healthy produce.

Your participation is essential in providing much needed boxes to families. A donation of $500 provides one year of Good Food Boxes—25 large boxes—for one family. We challenge you to raise a full $500; but whatever amount you are able to raise helps us reach our goal of feeding families.

All contributions go directly towards providing a yearly supply of fruits and vegetables to families who may not otherwise have access to fresh, local produce.




Your contribution helps provide:






How families are selected:


The Gift of Good Food focuses on supporting families who are in transition, have low incomes, single parents or families who need support. Families are chosen based on their need by support workers who have pre-existing relationships with these families at all our partner organizations. 





Why are we different from other food hampers:




Want to become a Fundraising Captain?

Are you interested in raising funds with friends, in your office, with your family, at school, at your book club or in your neighbourhood? To register, email to sign up and we will send you more information and a fundraising package.





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Ways to Support

Events! Business Supporters! Donation Box Locations!





Learn more:




In the news:

Gift of Good Food can brighten the holidays
- Peninsula News Review, December 6, 2016

A year long gift of good food
- Village Vibe, December 1, 2016

15 ways to supply 200 local families with fresh fruits and vegetables for the entire year
- Victoria Buzz, November 24, 2016

Fernwood NRG's Gift of Good Food Program
- Chek News, December 13, 2015

The impact of good food on one family's life
- Village Vibe, December 1, 2015

Community food box program benefits low-income families 
- Victoria News, November 13, 2015

Neighbourhood generosity provides relief for families 
- Village Vibe, February 2, 2015 

5 ways to give The Gift of Good Food this Christmas
- The Vic Life, December 7, 2015

Swoveland family forgoes Christmas gifts 
- Village Vibe, December 12, 2014



Partner Organizations:



Burnside Gorge
Bridges for Women Society
Fairfield Gonzales RGB-01
West Shore
James Bay
Vic West Community Association
Quadra Village



Thank you to our media sponsors:


Times Colonist

Used Victoria







For more information, contact:

Kathryn Juricic
Gift of Good Food Coordinator
250-381-1552 x118