As a volunteer committee, the Edmonton Food Council’s primary role is to advise on matters of food and urban agriculture and to take an active role in supporting the implementation of fresh: Edmonton’s Food and Urban Agriculture Strategy

https://edmontonfoodcouncil.org/ 

Sustainable Food Edmonton is a non-profit charitable organization that initiates and supports projects and programs to encourage the building of community through urban agriculture. We connect communities and kids with their food, how it’s produced, and the planet that makes it all possible.  http://www.sustainablefoodedmonton.org/

Waste Free Edmonton: https://wastefree.ca/

A grassroots, non-profit organization working to significantly reduce the amount of waste created in Edmonton by stopping it at the source.

Calgary Food Action Plan

Food System Assessment and Action Plan Builds on community-led efforts to create a healthy, equal, and sustainable food system. Its goal is for every Calgarian to have access to local, healthy, and environmentally friendly food.

https://www.calgary.ca/ca/cmo/calgary-food-system-assessment-and-action-plan.html 

Sustainable Calgary Works towards long-term sustainability in Economy, Education, Natural Environment, Resource Use, Wellness, Governance and Community. http://www.sustainablecalgary.org/

The Church and Care for Creation

Pertinent links which deal with creation and the Church’s response to be good stewards of the Gift so Creation: Encyclical letter Laudato Si of Pope Francis on Care for our Common Home:...

Euthanasia Prevention Coalition

Euthanasia Prevention Coalition - Purpose To preserve and enforce legal prohibitions and ethical guidelines prohibiting “mercy killing. To increase public awareness of hospice/palliative care. To promote improvement in the quality and availability of...

Our Social Mission Commission Needs YOU!

Volunteer with our Social Mission Commission! Our current commission membership is composed of Bishop David Motiuk, Bernadette Mandrusiak, Christina Csernyanski, Inessa McIntyre, Alex Schabel, and David Franko. If social development and justice is something that you...

Earth Friendly Retailers in Edmonton and Calgary

Earth Friendly Distributors – Eco-friendly food packaging (coffee cups, cutlery etc.) that is non-toxic, compostable, kind to the environment and healthy to use. Edmonton. https://www.earthfriendlydistributors.com/   RE:PLENISH- A zero waste market for a...

Social Mission Commission Poster Contest Winners

Our official winners of the Social Mission Commission's poster contest! We'll be in contact with the winners to send your prizes! To view all the other submissions, click here! Thanks so much for everyone who participated! Daryna (Age 4)Matthew (Age 9)Solomia (Age 10)