Celebrate Successes

Each community-based organization is unique and has succeeded in delivering NHFI programs to increase the supply and reduce the cost of nutritious food in the north, while reducing health risks associated with poor diet. NHFI food security and local food production projects that are meeting needs in communities include:

  • gardening materials and equipment
  • the Revolving Loan Freezer Purchase Program
  • greenhouses, seeds and bedding plants and greenhouses
  • school nutrition programming
  • nutrition awareness
  • educational workshops and conferences
  • small livestock production
  • traditional fishing, hunting, gathering, trapping
  • food preservation
  • composting

Other activities not included here range from horticulture therapy and conferences to traditional food projects, such as fish smoking, trapping and hunting, and video documentation of food security projects in the north.

Success Stories in Pictures