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Reva’s Story

Reva Marie Ackroyd joined The Stop as a Relief Chef in 2017, and since then, she’s become known for her hard work, her calm demeanor, and of course, her famous bannock. A member of the Skatin First Nations on the west coast, Reva grew up cooking bannock with her grandmother. “I’m the third youngest of […]

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“The community around the garden is just as resilient as the land.”

It’s been an eventful growing season for the Earlscourt Community Garden. At first, we weren’t sure if community gardens would be allowed under public health regulations, and when they re-opened, there was a two month backlog for seeds orders and particularly devilish squirrels to contend with. Despite these setbacks, The Stop’s Earlscourt team was able […]

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