Workplaces

Want to get your workplace healthy? Here are a few ways you can do it!

  • Host a Dig In Challenge workshop at your office (available on request! See below for workshop topics)
  • Engage in some friendly competition – get your entire office involved to see how many activities everyone can do in July 2014, earn points, and win prizes!
  • Try any of the Dig In Challenge activities, such as only purchasing fair trade coffee, starting a composting program, or having a local food lunch once a week through Soup Bee or another local food provider
  • YOU tell us!

Workshops available to be hosted at your organization include:

1) Eating Healthy: Home & Office Ideas

2) Eating Healthy ADVANCED: Food Security Programs & Homegrown Food

3) Creative Kitchens: Nutritious Recipes & Menu Planning

4) Creative Kitchens ADVANCED: Preserving Foods

5) Planning Your Edible Garden

6) Getting Involved with Local Food Organizations in Your Community

Encourage your staff to sign up for the 2014 Dig In Challenge by clicking here.

As an organization or business, you have the capacity to engage your entire office in learning more about and choosing healthy, local, sustainable, and fair food options. The Dig In Challenge is your resource to see your ideas through and make food fun for everyone! It all begins in March 2014.

Register your organization in the Dig In Challenge by emailing digin@foodmattersmanitoba.ca (please use the subject line “Dig In for Workplaces:).

Contact digin@foodmattersmanitoba.ca or 204-943-0822 for more information and to arrange a date for your workplace workshop today!