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Loving Spoonful

Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Former Name Loving Spoonful Cooperative Food Distribution Initiative
Legal Name Loving Spoonful Kingston
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
Robert Meek Centre
559 Bagot St
Kingston, ON K7K 3E1
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Intersection Montreal St and Stephen St
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (7 Apr 2020) Community programming, including Fresh Food Access, GROW Project, and Community Kitchen programs are suspended until further notice.

Increasing access to healthy food

* The GROW Project teaches Grade 5-8 students about good food, the food system, community, and collaboration through school gardens and curriculum-connected workshops
* Community Kitchens programs teaching basic healthy cooking skills to youth, adults, and families. Classes vary.
* Delivering surplus fresh healthy food to shelters, hot meal programs, pantries and Fresh Food Market Stands
* Supporting community gardens in Kingston
* Food policy and engagement work with partners throughout the Kingston
Hours COVID19: No current administrative hours. Please email to get in touch.
Areas Served Kingston - and surrounding areas
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, send an email, or visit the website for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Food Collection and Storage ; Food Donation Programs ; Hunger/Poverty Action Groups ; Volunteer Opportunities
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-507-8848
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Melanie Redman, Office Manager; Email:
Primary Executive Mara Shaw, Executive Director; Email:
Other Details
Established 2008
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 877390161 RR0001 ; Foundation ; Accepts donations of: fresh produce and fresh healthy food of all types from grocery stores, gardeners, farmers, bakeries, caterers and restaurants * fresh food donor liability is covered by the Ontario Donation of Food Act
Print Material Annual Report * Brochures
Resources Website, Electronic Newsletter
Accreditation No

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