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Henvey Inlet First Nation
Good Food Box Program

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Description
  • Operates a community-based food purchasing system that makes fresh fruits and vegetables available to community members (contents vary by season) for reasonable price
  • Provides a large good food box once per month
  • Offers a variety of fruit and vegetables such as carrots, cucumbers, lettuce, onions, potatoes, tomatoes, strawberries and apples
  • Includes a monthly newsletter with easy recipes for how to use some of the produce in the box along with nutritional, storage and other tips
Comments
Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron Treaty
Hours of Operation
Health Centre Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12 noonCall for scheduled food box pick-up day
Eligibility
Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation
Application Process
  • Pre-order and pre-pay for good food box at beginning of month
  • Pick-up available at Health Centre third week of month
  • If food box not picked up by 3 pm on scheduled day, box will be given to another family
  • If transportation is required for any events, must make arrangements with the Health Centre 3 days prior to the event
NOTE: Remember to return purple/blue tote bags to the Health Centre
Fees
Program - $20 for good food box ; None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On December 10, 2019

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