The Victoria Foundation is committed to creating a food secure region where all people have access to healthy, affordable and culturally appropriate food. The Food Security Fund’s purpose is to improve regional food security through leadership activities and support for food access, food literacy and local food production. The current focus is funding for various initiatives including the Food Rescue Project, the securing of warehouse space, incubation and development of food-based social enterprises, and food skills training and employment.

Curious what types of organizations this fund supports?

Until May 14th, your gift to a Community Action Fund will be distributed through Victoria Foundation’s trusted Community Grants Program. Visit our 2021 Distributions Page to see examples of food security projects funded last year when this Food Security Fund supported the Community Recovery Program.

Want to learn more about local organizations?

Visit our Vital People page to hear the stories of people and organizations working on local issues. You can also visit our What’s New page to stay up to date on Victoria Foundation initiatives.

Interested in more than one cause area?

Visit our main Community Action Funds page to learn more about our other funds.

This Fund supports the following Sustainable Development Goals:


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