Cultivate a healthy and inclusive food culture in Island schools.
We are welcoming to students and supportive of their physical, emotional and social well-being
We openly communicate and share information with partners and encourage positive public engagements
We bring people together through food and healthy food experiences
We aim to influence positive change in Island schools for the benefit of students, families and staff
We provide access and education for a stronger understanding of the importance of healthy food
The PEI Home and School Federation put forward a resolution for a "...universal free school lunch program"
The Public Schools Branch received a grant to fund a School Food Coordinator position to conduct research, examine other jurisdictions and perform consultations
The Provincial School Food Program appeared in the Premier's speech from the throne, and included in the mandate letters of the Minister of Education and the Minister of Agriculture
The Public Schools Branch implemented a pilot program in 6 island schools to help inform a future island-wide program
The Government of PEI offered the COVID-19 Food Security Home Delivery Program to provide support to students during school closures
The PEI School Food Program was launched island-wide by the Government of PEI
The PEI School Food Program was transferred to
a newly formed non-profit organization
PEI School Food Program Inc.
PEI School Food Program had it's one year anniversary as a non-profit organization with 469,933 meals delivered to Island students in the 2021 - 2022 School Year!