Guiding Principles

Our Mission

Loving Spoonful connects people with good food across Kingston & Area.  Working toward a healthier, more connected community, Loving Spoonful provides programs and champions policies affecting food security, poverty, social inclusion, and community health.

Our Strategic Plan


Our Firmly Held Values

Basic Income Guarantee (BIG) Endorsement

Loving Spoonful has endorsed the proposal for a Basic Income Guarantee as an effective way to create a food-secure community.  Read Loving Spoonful’s endorsement here. 

Living Wage

Loving Spoonful pays a Living Wage and is a member of the Ontario Living Wage Network.

Healthy Food Guidelines

All of Loving Spoonful’s work is guided by Healthy Food Guidelines that the Board and staff have developed and wholeheartedly embrace.

Good Food Principles

As a member of the Good Food Organizations of Canada, Loving Spoonful embraces these Good Food Principles

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