Groupe d'entraide de Mercier-Ouest (GEMO)
Location : Mercier-Ouest
Allocated amount : $68,600
First year of funding : 2010
Promote food security to improve the quality of life for vulnerable people in Mercier-Ouest, while encouraging autonomy, associations, solidarity, mutual-aid, and personal and social involvement.
Community grocery store, holiday season and back-to-school thrift stores (Magasin-Partage), emergency food assistance, nutrition workshops for primary school students, teenagers and mothers with young children, public markets.