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Food & Friends


Help Kids Live Free From Hunger

  **Live Free Donation transfer instructions**

• Count and deposit the donations
• Add in any School Cash Online donations
• Mail a cheque by June 12 with “Live Free” in the memo line for the amount of the donations to:
Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington
87 Waterloo Avenue
Guelph, ON N1H 3H6
• If tax receipts are necessary please send the completed Tax Receipting Form with the cheque.
• Bring surplus Live Free materials and banker boxes to the October network meeting where you will recieve the Live Free funds with the first allocation of funding.

Core funding is not enough to maintain the student nutrition programs. Each program is expected to help support and raise funds for their own program. Without participation in the Live Free Campaign, funding from other sources is jeopardized.


Food & Friends

Grant Guidelines

Mission, Beliefs and Principles

Positioning Statement

Program Coordinator Manual

Program Sites

Recommended Practices (Evaluation Rubric) 

Video - Food & Friends (YouTube - 2 minutes)



Grant Renewal Check List

Monthly/Quarterly Reporting Check List

Year End Report Check List

WebTracker training video


Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

MCCSS Nutrition Guidelines FR

MCCSS Nutrition Guidelines 

Introduction to SNP Nutrition Guidelines - Training Module 1

Food and Beverage Choice Tables - Training Module 2

Menu Planning and Shopping - Training Module 3

MCCSS Program Guidelines FR

MCCSS Program Guidelines


Useful Forms

Budget Checklist

Budget Template with French

Direct From Farm

Farm Approval Checklist (To be completed by Food and Logistics Specialist)

Honorarium Form

Meals Prepared Tracking Sheet 

Mileage Reimbursement Form

President's Choice Children's Charity Grant Application Check list

Principal's Responsibilities 2019

Program Information Form

Safe Food Handling Checklist

Succession Plan Check List

Traceability Record

Tax Receipting Form

Volunteer Application Form

Volunteer Certificate

Volunteer Needs Form


Useful Documents

Academic Calendar 2019/20

BCC Build Them Up Guide

Bright Bites Recipes

Feeding Our Future

You're The Chef brochure

You're The Chef website (will have to have done the training and obtained login) 


Food Safety 

Food Safety Training Guide

Food Transportation and Storage Tips

Safe Food Handling Checklist

Student Food Safety Workshop


May 2020 Network Meeting

Network Meeting Notes


Useful Links

Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities (AODA)

AODA Certificate