2019 Holiday Update & Appeal

Thank-you for being a part of the LUSH Valley family. This holiday season, please consider supporting our work into our 20th year. Dear Friends of LUSH Valley, It is hard to believe that LUSH Valley is turning 20 in 2020! We stand on the shoulders of countless...

‘Good Food Box’ Program a Great Success

The Comox Valley 2019 Good Food Box pilot, supported by SPARC BC was a 10-week program delivering organic, local produce to 40-50 low-income seniors (weekly participation varied slightly) via four community partners. The participants were: tenants at BC Housing's...

We Are Recruiting New Board Members

LUSH Valley is seeking up to three Board Members who will serve a two (2) year term and help LUSH Valley to achieve its vision and mission. Working in close partnership with the Executive Director, the Board meets monthly to govern and ensure strategic direction of...

Eat Think Vote – All-Candidates’ Election Forum

Eat Think Vote! The Comox Valley Community Health Network, in partnership with LUSH Valley Food Action Society, The Comox Valley Social Planning Society and the United Way Central and Northern Vancouver Island are organizing an all-candidates meeting on Food Security....

A Fond Farewell to our Garden Coordinator, Emma

LUSH Valley extends heartfelt thanks and farewell to our Community Garden Coordinator, Emma Hutchinson, for her dedication to our Share the Harvest Community Garden over the past two growing seasons. Emma has been an amazing member of our team and inspired our...

Farm Fresh Soup Fest 2019

Bringing delicious soup & good times to you! Sunday, October 6, 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. After a SOUP-er successful event in 2018, we’re bringing back Farm Fresh Soup Fest for the second year. We invite you to the heart of the Comox Valley’s agricultural region for a...

Farm Gleaning Program sees rapid growth

For our first farm glean of the season at Cameron Family Farm in late June, 25, volunteers harvested 330 pounds of garlic scapes in two hours! After a successful first season in 2018, LUSH Valley is pleased to continue with its Farm Gleaning Program for the 2019...