Sponsors

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1. Government of Québec

SUN Sponsor


The Québec government is supporting the 10th Resetting the Table assembly through the Fonds d’initiative et de rayonnement de la métropole, a program of the Secrétariat à la région métropolitaine in the Ministère des Affaires municipales et de l’Occupation du territoire and the Ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation.

1. Lawson Foundation

SUN Sponsor


The Lawson Foundation is a national family foundation that invests in and engages with ideas, people and organizations that contribute to the wellbeing of children and youth and their development as active and engaged members of society.

1. Sobeys Inc.

SUN Sponsor


For over 110 years, our employees, franchisees and diverse retail network have established deep connections with customers and the communities we proudly serve. We are proud of our history of giving back to the more than 900 communities where we live and work and support many initiatives that assist families, children and local community groups.

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2. Fondaction

SOIL Sponsor


Fondaction is a labour-sponsored fund which invests in small to medium enterprises in Québec businesses to maintain and create quality jobs through sustainable development. Fondaction combines its expertise, values and economic strength to contribute to a stronger, more equitable and greener economy in Québec.

2. Sprott Foundation

SOIL Sponsor


The Sprott Foundation is dedicated to addressing homelessness and hunger in Canada. We support initiatives that enable self-sufficiency and dignity for those in need. We’re particularly interested in new, untested, innovative approaches to addressing homelessness and providing fresh, healthy food. We take a personal interest in grantee success through a proactive approach, interacting closely with grant recipients. We define innovation as a new service or approach which will help solve the root problems which lead to homelessness and/or hunger.

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3. Aramark

WATER Sponsor


On behalf of Concordia University and the Food Services team on campus, Aramark is proud to sponsor the plant-forward lunch on Friday November 1, 2018.
Aramark is honoured to support Food Secure Canada’s mission to end hunger and build a sustainable food system in this country, ensuring that all Canadians have access to safe and healthy food.

3. Chagnon Foundation

WATER Sponsor


The mission of the Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation is to prevent poverty by contributing to the educational success of young Quebecers (from conception until the age 17) by helping them develop their full potential. In order to fulfill this mission, we provide long-term support for organizations and associations that are working together to actively develop their capacity for sustainable initiatives aimed at promoting the educational success of all children living in Quebec.

3. Community Food Centres Canada

WATER Sponsor


Millions of Canadians struggle with poverty and food insecurity. It takes a toll on their physical and mental health, and on the fabric of our communities. Community Food Centres Canada takes action by building vibrant centres and programs in low-income communities where food is used as a tool to build health, belonging, and social justice. They invest in places and programs that alleviate the impacts of poverty and food insecurity; supporting organizations to become leaders in community food security programming; and empowering Canadians to advocate for policies that improve people’s lives.

3. Harbinger Foundation

WATER Sponsor


We believe that strong communities produce healthy, happy and productive individuals and that healthy, happy and productive individuals can create strong communities.

3. United Food and Commercial Workers Union

WATER Sponsor


The United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW) is one of Canada’s largest trade unions, representing more than 250,000 people across the country, and 1.3 million internationally, who work in every aspect of the food chain, health care, security, and many other key economic sectors. To find out more about UFCW and its ground-breaking work, please visit the website.

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4. LoyaltyOne

SEED Sponsor


Over a span of more than two decades, LoyaltyOne has grown into a global portfolio of businesses with more than 1,900 associates across 50+ countries. We provide unparalleled interconnected expertise in data analytics informing retail insights, vendor collaboration and customer activations, to continuously help retailers win, predict and motivate shoppers across bricks, clicks and virtual aisles.

4. Union des producteurs agricoles (UPA)

SEED Sponsor


The UPA is a professional farmers’ union whose chief mission is to promote, defend, and further the professional, economic, social, and moral interests of Quebec’s farm and forestry producers.