Lupii Community Cafe
2018 Lupii offerings
Lupii cafe is not open regular hours, instead we will be running various community programs, education, community dinners, and other support groups. Here are some of the things on offer for 2018
– Free community dinners on the Fridays. Please watch our events pages on Facebook to book your spaces at the dinners.
– Free produce on Saturdays (11am-8pm)
– Educational visits and programs (contact firstname.lastname@example.org to book a visit)
– Event catering (ethicalcatering.com for events in and outside the cafe please email us at email@example.com)
– Lupiiboxes (http://lupiicafe.com/lupiibox)
Lupii will also be running regular support groups. Please stay tuned to Facebook for more information.
lupii cafe is a community focused, zero-waste space, dedicated to environmental and social sustainability. Our strategy extends throughout the company, from our food to our furniture to our catering and produce recovery programs. At lupii cafe you won’t find anything disposable – we only have reusable containers , crockery and cutlery and resuable upcycled cloth napkins – you won’t be throwing anything away. In addition, our store has been built from the ground up with reused materials. All our furniture (tables, countertops, display boards, you name it!) has been made from upcycled materials (our custom designed counters and tables are a work of art – made from a school gymnasium floor!). Finally, lupii cafe’s zero-waste strategy extends to the problem of food waste. Every day, Canadians waste over 40% of all food. lupii cafe prioritizes sourcing local produce that is perfectly healthy and delicious but may end up in the landfill due to industry requirements regarding size/shape or arbitrary sell-by dates.
In addition to our zero-waste mandate, lupii cafe is also devoted to cultivating and promoting a sense of community. We do this by hosting community events, supporting local businesses, fundraising for charitable causes and encouraging interaction and communication in the surrounding area.