Farm to School Month 2017 Registration Form

Farm to School Month Canada

   Dig In Canada#digincanada

Complete the form below and include 1 photo illustrating the way your school “dug in” to Farm to School Month Canada.
Put your school on Canada’s National School Food Map

Win a 1 of 3 Farm to School Grants!

Farm to School Month 2017 Registration Form

  • Photo Submission & Consent

  • Farm to School programs bring healthy, local and sustainable foods into preschools, schools or campuses. They also, provide students with hands-on learning opportunities that foster food literacy, while strengthening the local food system and enhancing preschool, school, campus and community connectedness.

    Farm to Cafeteria Canada and its partners uses photos and video to document Farm to School programs, report to funders, and to generate interest and enthusiasm for Farm to School across Canada. Promotional materials are shared widely with funders, partners and the general public.

    By adding your name and date under the photo below, you are providing consent for your photo to be used for reports and promotional materials (including, but not limited to, brochures, websites and presentations).
  • By filling in your name and the date below, you acknowledge that you have read and agree with the above information.
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  • Grant Draw Terms and Conditions:

  • Cash Draw Terms and Conditions:

    On November 2, 2017 at 12:00 pm (Pacific Standard Time), a random draw will be held to award 3 Farm to School grants worth $1500.00 Canadian Dollars to 3 different Canadian preschools, schools or campuses that participated in Farm to School: Dig In Canada! activities as part of the 2017 Farm to School Month Canada campaign. A maximum of one grant per preschool, school or campus will be awarded.

    The grant categories include:
    1) 1 grant available for connecting students to local food producers such as farmers, gardeners, chefs, bakers, cheese makers etc. (value $1500).
    2) 1 grant available for engaging students in growing, cooking or preserving local foods at school (value $1500).
    3) 1 grant available for increasing the amount of local foods served and eaten in the school or campus cafeteria or preschool (value $1500).

    Eligibility to be entered into the draw:

    • This draw is limited to Canadian preschools, schools or campuses. Representatives of any preschool, primary, middle, secondary, public, private school or campus in Canada that engages students in a farm to school activity during the month of October 2017 are ENCOURAGED to register.
    • The preschool, school or campus must have participated in at least one Farm to School: Dig In Canada! activity as part of Farm to School month Canada between October 1-31, 2017.
    • The online registration form above must be completely filled out for each preschool, school or campus that participated in an activity to celebrate Farm to School month Canada.
    • One photo must be submitted illustrating the way your school was "Digging In" during Farm to School Month Canada OR a link to a social media post that includes a photo about your F2S activities. Use the hashtag #digincanada in your post. The photos must be colour and high resolution and must depict students engaged in the activity. We require consent to use the photo!
    • Along with the photo, there must be at least two sentences describing how your F2S activity impacted your students and/or school by "Digging In" during Farm to School Month 2017 and it should be suitable for sharing on F2CC platforms.
    • For each photo submitted on the online form, consent must be given by filling out your name and date.
    • Add your preschool, school or campus to our National School Food Map here: (www.farmtocafeteriacanada.ca/school-food-map) . If you have previously entered your school on our map, please make sure your information is up to date by searching for your school at the link above.
    • The applicant must be 19 years of age or older.
    • The applicant must check off the boxes at the bottom of the registration form that indicate he/she has submitted a photo, added consent for each photo submitted and that he/she has read and agrees with the terms and conditions for the prize draw.

    The registration deadline is 5:00 pm (Pacific Standard Time) - October 31, 2017.