Building Roots

Building Roots believes all neighbourhoods need places to grow, cook, share and buy healthy food. We’re a social venture, working collaboratively to create urban agriculture, kitchens, markets, retail and food hubs.

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Moss Park Market Container


Buy our nutritious Fresh Food Baskets – Fruit or Veggie – Just $5 Each!

After meeting with residents when they identified their frustration with the lack of fresh, affordable food we came up with the ideal solution of having a retrofitted storage container as a permanent place where fruits and vegetables could be bought.

We’ve also expanded our work – with the support of the Family Association for Mental Health Everywhere and the Ontario Trillium Foundation – we are working to create community cohesion in Moss Park with a series of community initatives – youth, children’s and cooking programming.

Please visit and shop at our Market during opening hours, on Queen St, a block east of Sherbourne. We are actively seeking more volunteers at the Market, so please hit up our Contact page and send us a note.

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To our Partners and Clients who have helped us over the years, we could not have made it this far without you. Thank you! We appreciate your generosity!