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Healthy Eating Grants

These funding opportunities are for projects that encourage and supply healthy eating/drinking opportunities for students, each of the options have more information about the funding sources!

Breakfast Club of Canada

Region: Provincial

Eligibility/Funding Criteria:

  • Every child and youth should have a healthy breakfast each morning before school
  • The program will assist with establishing a new breakfast program or strengthening an existing one, we provide schools with the necessary funds, kitchen equipment, training, tools and food donations
  • See website for criteria and contact Stephanie Pollard, Program Advisor, at 450 641-3230, # 3335 or 1 888 442-1217, or at Stephanie.Pollard@breakfastclubcanada.org.

Link: https://www.breakfastclubcanada.org/apply-for-support/

Greenbelt Fund

Region: Provincial

Eligibility/Funding Criteria:

  • Increasing the amount of Ontario food purchased by public institutions
  • Increasing market access for farmers and processors in order to increase local food choices
  • Improving the understanding of where local foods can be found, what local foods are available and how to use them

Link: https://www.greenbeltfund.ca/apply

Metro Green Apple School Program

Region: Provincial

Eligibility/Funding Criteria:

  • Encourage elementary and secondary schools in Ontario to become involved in projects that educate students on the importance of nutrition and living a healthy lifestyle

Link: http://www.greenapple.metro.ca/home.en.html

President’s Choice Nutrition Grant Program

Region: National

Eligibility/Funding Criteria:

  • Help provide education and encourage empower within communities to deliver school-based nutrition programs
  • The grants are used to strengthen programs, by raising the quality and increasing sustainability

Link: http://www.presidentschoice.ca/en_CA/community/pccc/apply-for-funding.html

Whole Kids Foundation School Garden Grant Program

Region: National

Eligibility/Funding Criteria:

  • School Garden Grant program provides a monetary grant to supper an edible educational garden on the grounds of a primary or secondary schools

Link: https://www.wholekidsfoundation.org/programs/school-gardens-grant