Community Engagement subcommittee has the following objectives:
- To lead community outreach, relationship building and communications with community members, agencies, and small businesses in Parkdale
- To promote civic and food education and capacity-building workshops in partnership with PFN member agencies
- To initiate and coordinate campaign and advocacy work related to food insecurity and policy issues in Parkdale
- To work with media (both mainstream and local) to convey messages and activities
Currently, the group is working on a local campaign to raise awareness of food insecurity challenges facing Parkdale community members by engaging politicians in the conversations.