Giving

Help us to continue growing a more sustainable and just food system


We are grateful to our donors and community partners who help us achieve our mission. Donors help us advance our excellence in teaching, research and public service for the betterment of our region, province, nation and the world, and to support our students who are our leaders of tomorrow.

Your outstanding generosity and vision make it possible for us to contribute to a healthier environment and a better understanding of the relationship between food, diet, nutrition, and health.

UBC Dairy Education & Research Centre Opens Student Residence

The UBC Dairy Education and Research Centre is a world-class dairy cattle teaching and research facility as well as a modern working dairy farm located in Agassiz, BC. The beautiful new 32 bed residence will provide residential environment for researchers and students who are doing basic research and innovative applied work of immediate benefit to the dairy industry.
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UBC Farm receives $2M from founders of Nature’s Path Foods

The donation from Arran and Ratana Stephens, co-founders of North America’s largest organic breakfast and snack foods company, is a personal gift to the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm. The gift will help fund capital infrastructure essential for agriculture research and operations as UBC Farm expands its programs and transitions to a certified organic farm.
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UBC Farm receives $1M grant from Real Estate Foundation of BC

Local farming has been given a boost thanks to a $1 million investment from the Real Estate Foundation of British Columbia (REFBC) in support of the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems (CSFS) at the UBC Farm; where the next generation of farmers is being cultivated.
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Ways You Can Give

Give

We grow our programs through the generous donations of generous alumni, community, and friends. If you’re looking to support the Faculty with a donation, get in touch with us.

Work

Mentor one of our students, read through some of the incredible applications we get to the faculty, or do a little digging on the Farm. There are lots of ways to volunteer.

How to Reach Us

Tracy London

Assistant Dean, Development & Alumni Engagement Email: tracy.london@ubc.ca
Direct: 604.827.5556
Fax: 604.822.6394

Anna Grabowski

Development Coordinator
Email:anna.grabowski@ubc.ca
Direct: 604.822.8866

Amanda Reaume

Associate Director
Email:amanda.reaume@ubc.ca
Direct: 604.827.2519

Sabrina Yan

Development Officer
Email:sabrina.yan@ubc.ca
Direct: 604.822.0599

Alexandra Class Freeman

Development Officer
Email:alexa.classfreeman@ubc.ca
Direct: 604.827.0711

Make a Difference

Whatever your philanthropic passion may be—whether it is sustainable farming practices, feeding the world, healthy soil and water, organic agriculture, or health and nutrition—you can find a way to support it by giving to The Faculty of Land and Food Systems. We are grateful to have community partners who invest in our efforts in helping us find innovative solutions to the world’s most critical land and food systems’ challenges and to ensure that deserving students receive a top-quality education. Thank you for considering a gift to LFS. Discover your philanthropic passion here.