night of good cheer

Continuing a tradition harkening back to the early 1600’s when Samuel de Champlain recognised that surviving the harsh, cold Canadian winter required more than just physical strength, but also a sense of shared community and high spirits. His solution to the poor health and morale of his burgeoning Nova Scotian settlement was the creation of…

100 Neighbours for Change Campaign

By committing to a monthly donation of any size, you can be one of the Local’s first 100 Neighbours for Change. A strong foundation of small, regular contributions from our neighbours means that we are less dependant on restrictive grants and can design programs with maximum flexibility to best serve our community members. $5 will provide enough produce to feed…

volunteer

Whether you’d like to help out with the community meals, get your hands dirty in the gardens, lend a hand to the cooking classes, or set up the market every week, everyone can find a volunteer role at the Local. Regular orientation sessions are made available to those participating or interested in volunteering.