GOOD FOOD BOX PROGRAM
The Good Food Box is a large grocery bag of fresh produce and eggs available every week. Boxes contain a balanced variety of fresh fruits, fresh vegetables, root vegetables, leafy greens and eggs. By working with and purchasing from over two dozen Comox Valley farms, LUSH Valley is able to source a wide variety of high-quality in-season produce for Good Food Boxes.
There are 4 streams of the Good Food Box program:
- The Community Good Food Box
Available to everyone
- The Subsidized Good Food Box
Available to households experiencing financial barriers
- The No-Cost Good Food Box
Available primarily through community partner organizations
- Good Food Box Subscription
Available to everyone
Community Good Food Box
Community Boxes can be ordered by anyone at any time through our online store. There is no commitment required.
Ordering a Community Box allows you to enjoy a variety of local fruits and vegetables at a good value, help strengthen our local food economy and support local farmers.
- Regular Good Food Box: $30.00
- Large Good Food Box: $40.00
- Extra-Large Good Food Box: $50.00
Subsidized Good Food Box
Subsidized Good Food Boxes are available to households experiencing financial barriers to meeting their food needs.
This stream of the program is currently at capacity. To get on the waitlist for a Subsidized Good Food Box, please apply here.
- Regular Good Food Box: $10.00
- Large Good Food Box: $14.00
- Extra-Large Good Food Box: $18.00
No-Cost GOOD FOOD BOX
No-Cost Good Food Boxes are available through LUSH Valley’s community partner organizations:
- BC Housing — Washington Apartments
- Beachcombers Academy
- Comox Valley Affordable Housing
- Comox Valley Senior Support Society
- Greenways Land Trust
- Hornby & Denman Community Health Care Society — Better at Home
- John Howard Society — The Junction
- K’ómoks First Nation
- School District 71
- Wachiay Friendship Centre
Good Food Box Autumn Subscription
Autumn Subscriptions to the Good Food Box are available on our online store!
The 10-week subscription includes one regular-sized Good Food Box every week from September 7 through November 9. Pick-up is available on Thursdays from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM at 2342 Rosewall Crescent in Courtenay.
To register for LUSH Valley’s Good Food Box Subscription, visit http://www.lushvalley.localline.ca.
- 10 weeks: September 7 through November 9
- Pick up on Thursdays between 10:30 AM and 6:00 PM
- Pick up at 2342 Rosewall Crescent, Courtenay
- Order at www.lushvalley.localline.ca
For more information about the Good Food Box program, please view our Program Overview.
If you have any questions, require support placing your order, or wish to speak to someone please email email@example.com or phone 250-207-5874. The warehouse phone (250-207-5874) is answered from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM on Mondays & Wednesdays. Send a text message or leave a voicemail message outside of these hours and receive a response the next business day.
To apply for a subsidized Good Food Box or join the waitlist for a No-Cost Box, please complete the form below.
Please note that your completion of this form does not confirm that you will receive food immediately. We appreciate your patience and understanding.
COMMUNITY PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS
If you or your community organization are interested in partnering with LUSH Valley to get food to the clients you serve, we would love to hear from you.
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
COMMERCIAL FOOD DONATIONS
If you are a business, restaurant or farmer interested in donating to the Food Share program,
please email us at email@example.com.