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November 1-10, 2019

Host a potluck, throw a dinner party, enlist your supper club, or enjoy a family dinner with a higher cause. The Big Social is your chance to make your meal mean more by raising money to help low-income Canadians access healthy food. Register to host your event today!

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Entertain some good!

Together, we can raise $100,000 to give low-income Canadians better access to healthy food and to programs that build health, belonging, and empowerment. We need 1,000 events to get there. Join us!

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Good food does great things

Your Big Social makes you part of a national movement that's improving access to healthy food in low-income neighbourhoods and bringing Canadians together to build healthier and more inclusive communities.

Here's the impact you can have


can help grow enough vegetables for a 100 families


can provide healthy meals for 60 people for a week


can support cooking sessions that build skills and new friendships


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Early-bird registration:

Register before Oct. 10 and get a $10 PC gift card and a free PC Cooking School class

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Raise $500

Raise $500 for a chance to win one of five $100 PC gift cards

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Raise $1,000

Raise $1,000 for a chance to win a 7-day Costa Rica getaway

Get inspired

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Themes and recipes

Bring your Big Social to life with these fun and easy dinner themes and recipes!

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Hosting tips

Help from the pros to make sure your Big Social goes off without a hitch.

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Your impact

Learn more about the impact your dinner and donation can have.

Hosts with the most

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Amy Parsons

$640 raised

Genny North

$640 raised

Gene Richard

$640 raised

Mark Murphy

$640 raised

May Power

$640 raised

Ned Manning

$640 raised

May Power

$640 raised

Ned Manning

$640 raised

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