July 4, 2018

Salad Bar

Salad Bar – Healthy Eating Program

Lake Trail Community Education Society is a dynamic charitable organization which works in close relationship with Lake Trail Community School to foster a community school model. Barrier-free access to nutrition and food literacy remains a top priority for LTCES.

One of our key programs, and a weekly highlight for Lake Trail students, is our weekly salad bar. Over the 2019 to 2020 school year, LTCES served 4745 free lunches through our salad bar and bagged lunch program! 

Another piece of our Healthy Foods Program is offering a snack to youth and families participating in LTCES programs. These healthy snacks support young people in gaining extra nutrition as well as staying alert and energetic during activities.

Exciting food literacy, food security, and education momentum lays ahead with the build of the new Lake Trail Community School Garden and Outdoor Hub (more on that coming soon!), the evolution of our Healthy Foods Sponsorship Program, AND the hiring of a new part-time Healthy Foods Coordinator.

June 2021 Salad Bar SPONSOR-
Trail Bicycles

 

Lake Trail Community Education Society sends huge thanks to Trail Bicycles for their June Salad Bar Sponsorship. Their donation funds our Free Salad Bar Program at Lake Trail Community Middle School for the month of June.

A heartfelt thank-you to Trail Bicycles.

Located in Courtenay, BC, Trail Bicycles is a bike shop proudly selling bikes for men, women and children from great brands such as Trek, Ibis, Pivot, Norco, Salsa and Electra. We also have a great selection of used kids bikes and one of BC’s largest demo fleets.
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Free lunches served last year

Healthy Food Program Sponsors

Are you an individual or business wishing to make a positive impact in your community? Support LTCES’s Healthy Foods Programs through a month of sponsorship! 

A full month of salad bar sponsorship, at $500, allows LTCES to continue to provide our salad bar program for free. Other sponsorship opportunities include protein top ups and healthy snacks for youth and families attending LTCES programs. 

If you are interested in finding out more about Healthy Foods Program sponsorship opportunities, email boardchair@ltces.ca

Salad Bar Volunteers

Volunteers are at the heart of our healthy foods program. The salad bar team prepares and serves the salad bar on Wednesdays. Email foodcoordinator@ltces.ca if you are interested in finding out more about this rewarding volunteer position.