Meal Exchange engages thousands of students in projects that work to shift the food system. Here's what we're proud of:
Empowering student leaders through campus food banks, gardens, and applied student research projects on over 40 post-secondary campuses
Raising $1.8 million worth of food donations for community and campus food banks, and engaging over 40,000 student volunteers in 100 communities across Canada in our annual Trick or Eat campaign
Capturing the voices of over 2,600 students in our Student Satisfaction Survey through the Campus Food Report Card project.
Promoting procurement of local, sustainable food in foodservice contracts with combined food budgets of more than $10 million annually
Supporting the creation of Canada’s first national policy for campus foodservice to purchase food from campus gardens and farms
Bringing student leaders together at our National Student Food Summit, running for the last 13 years
Adapting and piloting the Good Food Challenge at 14 campuses in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, and Manitoba