Educational

To Order PWRDF Resources

Please read the 2018 invitation to order resources here. Then download and fill out our 2018 Annual Resources Order Form according to the instructions. Please send all orders to Eric Wallin of Hume Media, and be sure to include your name, parish name, complete order, full mailing address, telephone number and parish code. Please indicate if this is your home mailing address or the church address.
Please allow a minimum of 2 weeks for shipping.

In-Canada Emergency Response Guidelines
In-Canada Emergency Response

When disasters happens in Canada, how does PWRDF respond? This booklet explains. Available for download as single pages or spreads.

 

 


Super Friends 7!

Super Friends 7! will introduce 7- to 9-year-olds, and others too, to issues that impact our everyday lives in Canada and internationally. How can kids help? Find out by ordering Super Friends 7! For all of the children in your life and your parish.

Cost: Free to a maximum of 20 per parish, per year (see order form)

To see all past SuperFriends! issues click here.


Children place chickpeas and kidney beans on a map of Pikangikum to represent houses with and without clean water in their home.NEW: Water Walk and Advocacy Ideas

The Diocese of Montreal PWRDF Committee has designed an advocacy campaign toolkit. Check it out here.

Mapping 2nd editionNEW: Mapping the Ground We Stand On, Second Edition

This “mapping exercise” interactive workshop facilitator’s guide offers Indigenous and settler participants an opportunity to explore their historic and current place on the map of Canada and in relationship to one another. It was created in part with Indigenous Ministries. The Second Edition is available for  download here.

For PDFs and Powerpoint presentations that are required to do a Mapping Exercise, click here.

Cost: Free to a maximum of 1 copy per parish, per year (see order form)

 


Youth Devotional


The Youth Council has created Making a Difference, a devotional to encourage young people across Canada to learn more about PWRDF through prayer and reflection and other activities.

Read and share the flip book version above, or download this version to read in spread format. Download this version to print in “booklet” format.

For all other Youth resources, please visit the justgeneration.ca resources page.


sharing-breadSharing Bread (Three) – Leader’s Guide

The third and final edition of the Sharing Bread trilogy. Use this resource as a whole or as individual sessions to educate parishioners and members of your community about issues of food security and PWRDF. Collect all three!

Cost: Free to a maximum of 1 copy per parish, per year (see order form)

Download the entire resource as one PDF here , or click here to download each session separately.

For those ordering the printed version, please note the following links have been updated:

Peter Goodwin Cuba Powerpoint PDF
CFGB Good Soil Campaign Powerpoint PDF
Food Security and Health in Bangladesh Powerpoint

Sharing Bread (Two) – Leader’s GuideSharing Bread Two cover

Learn more about issues of food security through Sharing Bread (Two).  This educational resource equips participants to address issues of food security in their parishes and communities at events, parish/diocesan gatherings and educational sessions.  Sharing Bread (Two) can be used as a whole or as a single session.

Cost: Free to a maximum of 1 copy per parish, per year (see order form)

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sharing-bread-web-coverSharing Bread (One) – Leader’s Guide

Sharing Bread is a resource developed based on the educational work done by PWRDF staff with a group at the Sorrento Centre in 2014.  This program explores issues of food security in conjunction with PWRDF’s Fred Says campaign.  Use the entire resource as a multi-week study, or use pieces of it at events, parish or diocesan gatherings or education events.

Cost: Free to a maximum of 1 copy per parish, per year (see order form)

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Just Food- Leader’s GuideJust Food cover

This resource is designed to support your work for food justice as well as PWRDF’s ongoing support for global and Indigenous partners.  Create an interactive, fun, challenging space for youth to explore questions about food and justice. Designed for people who work with youth but can be used intergenerationally.

Cost: Free to a maximum of 2 copies per parish, per year (see order form)

Download Just Food.  (3Mb, 76 pages)

 

Hunger is Not a Game Leader’s GuideHunger-is-not-a-game

Most young people know about The Hunger Games.  They’ve read the books, seen the movies and may have even taken online quizzes to find out which character they are.  This intergenerational resource encourages people to watch The Hunger Games together and reflect on the messages that the movie contains about food.  The resource is divided into six sessions.  In each session you will watch a scene from the movie, have a discussion, participate in an activity, and learn about PWRDF and the work partners are doing around food.

Download   Hunger is not a Game.

Living Justice: Life Giving Water

Living Justice: Life Giving Waters coverThis educational resource was designed by PWRDF Youth Council members to complement the current National Youth Project “Right to Water” of Anglican and Lutheran youth across Canada. Life Giving Waters equips participants to address the issue of water in Indigenous communities in Canada in their parishes and communities at events, parish/diocesan gatherings and educational sessions. It has six sessions and can be used as a whole or as a single session. This resource was designed for people who work with youth but can be used intergenerationally.

Download (Reader-spread version)(3Mb)

Download (Single page version) (2Mb)

Good Soil Campaign

Good Soil Campaign postcardTogether with other members of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, PWRDF is participating in the Good Soil Campaign.  Canadians are encouraged to send postcards to the Prime Minister to advocate that the Canadian government increase its support for small-scale agriculture in Canada’s international aid programs.  To learn more about the campaign and to order postcards for your parish or event, please click here.