Donate

Help Growing Chefs! give kids hands-on experience growing and eating healthy, sustainable food. Your gift helps us create lifelong healthy eaters.

Invest in the futurehealthy kids making healthy choices.

Join our Champion Radish Club and keep our gardens growing!  Your monthly gift will provide a consistent, reliable, and predictable source of funding. This sustainability allows us to plan ahead and implement our hands-on programs more efficiently. It also lowers administrative costs.

What your monthly donation will fund:

$10/mo – pays for the program for one student

$20/mo – pays for one volunteer training session

$125/mo – pays for the gardening and cooking equipment for one classroom

$315/mo – pays for the program for one entire classroom

Why do it?

  • Your gift is easy, secure, and green—a monthly donation saves paper, postage, and energy
     
  • You ensure your gift has the greatest possible impact 
     
  • You will get special updates from the classroom from our participating students
     
  • You get to be a Champion Radish. (A most delicious type of radish!)
     
  • You’ll get a monthly Champion Radish recipe—which may or may not feature delicious radishes!

Give hands-on education

Not ready to commit? Consider a single gift. Check out our Menu of Giving to see how your gift brings hands-on healthy eating skills and education to kids.

Menu of Giving

Appetizers

$25 – Soil for a classroom
$30 – Classroom guide for volunteers

Mains

$75 – Portable stoves for a classroom
$125 – Cost per student
$250 – Volunteer training session

Dessert
$1500 – Cost of one classroom kit
$3800 –Cost of the Classroom Gardening and Cooking Program for one classroom

Your gift helps Growing Chefs!:

  • Increase nutritional awareness, reduce childhood obesity, and improve physical health among children by inspiring them to try new foods and providing basic cooking lessons
     
  • Provide children who may not have access to green spaces and healthy food with firsthand experience growing and cooking their own vegetables
     
  • Create a deeper connection between children and their food and teach them how their choices affect their community, health, and environment
     
  • Connect local Vancouver chefs, restaurant staff, and growers with the community
     
  • Plant easy-to-grow, accessible indoor gardens
     
  • Address the growing challenges with food security in our community through hands-on education 

As a registered charity, we are able to issue tax receipts for all donations. 

Other ways to give:

Give us a call: 778-885-1308

By mail:

Growing Chefs! Society
230-111 West Hastings St
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1H4