Golden Carrot Awards

In a recent issue of the Food Matters Manitoba newsletter, they honored two members from the Manitoba Association of Home Economists for their efforts as Media Community Food Champions.

Getty Stewart, the past-president of MAHE, is mentioned as a 2012 Golden Carrot Award recipient for Media Community Food Champions, along with fellow member Jodi Lee.

Getty was recognized was the Distinctive Honoree for the category. The newsletter also talked about the Fruit Share project, a community project which Getty initiated.

Jodi Lee, the other MAHE member who was a recipient of the Golden Carrot Award. She was honoured as a professional home economist, and food blogger, who writes about eco-smart living and being gluten and soy free at She is also one of the writers of Dig In Manitoba, writing regular articles for the website and school newsletters.

Congratulations to both members for their work!