St-Roch Church in Quebec City, attracts people’s curiosity as they walk by a fridge sitting on the church’s front yard. Suzanne Crête, an MIC Associate, talks to Sr. Anita Perron about the project. Anita: Hello Suzanne, could you speak to me about the Free Food project? Suzanne: This project was initiated in 2015 by a group of students studying Anthropology, Food and Nutrition at Laval University. It was later re-launched by a community group called EnGrEnAgE (ChAiN) of St-Roch. We collect from supermarkets and restaurants whatever leftover food they have and we place it in this fridge for the poor families; this is a way to help them and also it prevents wasting food.
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