Government of Canada   Start Fresh was the honoured recipient of the  Innovative Solutions to Homelessness Microgrant  from Employment and Social Development Canada. This grant helped us develop and launch the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program. The government also partnered with us via the  Canada Summer Jobs  program which enables us to have summer students grow and maintain the farm and kitchen spaces.

Government of Canada

Start Fresh was the honoured recipient of the Innovative Solutions to Homelessness Microgrant from Employment and Social Development Canada. This grant helped us develop and launch the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program. The government also partnered with us via the Canada Summer Jobs program which enables us to have summer students grow and maintain the farm and kitchen spaces.

     Central Okanagan Foundation   Start Fresh was the honoured recipient of the  Central Okanagan Foundation Grant . This grant is helping us to continue to run the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program.

 

Central Okanagan Foundation

Start Fresh was the honoured recipient of the Central Okanagan Foundation Grant. This grant is helping us to continue to run the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program.

        Pacific Blue Cross   Start Fresh was thankful to receive a grant from the  Pacific Blue Cross Health Foundation . This grant helped us launch the second cycle of the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program.

 

 

Pacific Blue Cross

Start Fresh was thankful to receive a grant from the Pacific Blue Cross Health Foundation. This grant helped us launch the second cycle of the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program.

        Telus Thompson Okanagan Community Board   Start Fresh was honoured to recieve the  Telus   Thompson Okanagan Community Board Grant . This grant is helping us to continue to run the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program.

 

 

Telus Thompson Okanagan Community Board

Start Fresh was honoured to recieve the Telus Thompson Okanagan Community Board Grant. This grant is helping us to continue to run the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program.

 
        Interior Savings Credit Union   Start Fresh was thankful to receive the  Interior Savings Community Development Fund . This grant helped us develop the Start Fresh Farm into a productive space for growing food and teaching about sustainable food production.

 

 

Interior Savings Credit Union

Start Fresh was thankful to receive the Interior Savings Community Development Fund. This grant helped us develop the Start Fresh Farm into a productive space for growing food and teaching about sustainable food production.

        Purppl    Purppl  is a social enterprise accelerator that provides structured mentorship, training, and tools to help implement and scale entrepreneurial revenue models. As the prize for winning the 2018 Kelowna Change Up event, Start Fresh is currently taking part in their acceleration program is for social entrepreneurs who need support to grow and scale sustainable business models to help solve tough community, social, and environmental challenges.

 

 

Purppl

Purppl is a social enterprise accelerator that provides structured mentorship, training, and tools to help implement and scale entrepreneurial revenue models. As the prize for winning the 2018 Kelowna Change Up event, Start Fresh is currently taking part in their acceleration program is for social entrepreneurs who need support to grow and scale sustainable business models to help solve tough community, social, and environmental challenges.

  Craft Beer Market    Craft Beer Market partnered with Start Fresh to host an amazing fundraiser in Spring 2018 and is contributing to the project through the revenue of their Community Brew initiative. We appreciate Craft Beer Market's dedication to collaboration and to offering a helping hand in the community whenever possible.

Craft Beer Market

Craft Beer Market partnered with Start Fresh to host an amazing fundraiser in Spring 2018 and is contributing to the project through the revenue of their Community Brew initiative. We appreciate Craft Beer Market's dedication to collaboration and to offering a helping hand in the community whenever possible.

     NSC Minerals   NSC Minerals Ltd. recognize that contributing to the communities in which they live and serve is an integral part of their corporate social responsibility.  We were thankful for their donation to help our farm grow and succeed.    

 

NSC Minerals

NSC Minerals Ltd. recognize that contributing to the communities in which they live and serve is an integral part of their corporate social responsibility.  We were thankful for their donation to help our farm grow and succeed. 

 

 
  Okanagan Chefs Association   The Okanagan Chefs Association has been a community partner in our fundraising efforts. We are thankful that they donated a dinner to an auction whose proceeds went towards the continuation of the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program.    

Okanagan Chefs Association

The Okanagan Chefs Association has been a community partner in our fundraising efforts. We are thankful that they donated a dinner to an auction whose proceeds went towards the continuation of the Culinary Arts and Farm Education Program. 

 

           Lee Valley Tools   Start Fresh was thankful to receive a gift certificate from Lee Valley Tools. As a non-profit we appreciate local businesses supporting us in what we do!   

 

 

 

Lee Valley Tools

Start Fresh was thankful to receive a gift certificate from Lee Valley Tools. As a non-profit we appreciate local businesses supporting us in what we do!

 

     Rona   Start Fresh is thankful to partner with Rona to receive staff pricing for our project needs. As a non-profit we appreciate local businesses supporting us in what we do!   

 

Rona

Start Fresh is thankful to partner with Rona to receive staff pricing for our project needs. As a non-profit we appreciate local businesses supporting us in what we do!

 

        The Great West Life Assurance Company,  London Life and Canada Life   Great West Life Assurance jumped on board to help Start Fresh improve our farm space. We are so grateful for their financial contribution as it will help us make the farm a productive and welcoming local food hub in the community.

 

 

The Great West Life Assurance Company,  London Life and Canada Life

Great West Life Assurance jumped on board to help Start Fresh improve our farm space. We are so grateful for their financial contribution as it will help us make the farm a productive and welcoming local food hub in the community.