Action for Food Security


Team member: Katie Mai

Action for Food Security is a one-day, interactive multi-cultural event themed around food security. There will be 20-30 activity booths run by community agencies, and several more information booths to provide resources related to food. This will also be a venue for dialogue, with facilitated idea boards and questionnaires spread around the event. It will celebrate the diversity of cultures in Surrey, with music, performances, and a variety of foods. Event objectives are for Guildford residents to build their food literacy and connectedness to community resources and supports; share concerns and ideas related to food security in their community; an opportunity to identify passionate residents to become community champions to discuss shared issues and respond collectively; an popportunity for sharing food and traditions, diversity of Surrey will be honoured and celebrated.

What would you  do with $3,000?

Up to $30,000* is available to fund SFU students who want to work with community partners to create meaningful impact.

Maybe you’re working on an existing idea for a class you’re taking, through a student club, or through another organization. Or maybe you just have an amazing idea that keeps you up at night.... Whatever it is, we want to hear from you!

Start the process now by registering today and then submitting your idea before November 24 – all you need is your passion and an idea. 

* Award amounts subject to change