NUNATSIAQ ONLINE: Nunavut co-op offers new solution for food insecurity

Feb 16, 2015

As the Helping Our Northern Neighbours movement grows in momentum, Dana Sheaves was wondering what she could do to help.

So the assistant manager of Igloolik’s Co-op store picked up pen and paper and wandered through the aisles of her co-op last week, jotting down the different ingredients needed to plan a menu to feed a family.

On Feb. 11, the Igloolik co-op launched its “We Care Packages” food program, which offers a selection of healthy food and staples designed to feed different-sized families for a period of two weeks.

Read the story at Nunatsiaq Online