Love Your Leftovers Recipe Draw

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The average Canadian household wastes about $1500 worth of food per year. A large portion of this food waste is edible, and includes healthy food like fruits and vegetables.

A great way to eat healthy, reduce food waste and save more money is by loving your leftovers! Create a whole new meal from last night’s supper. Enter the Love Your Leftovers Recipe Draw for a chance to win 1 of 3 prizes! Scroll down for more details.

Dufferin Waste and WDG Public Health launched the Plan to Save Reduce Food Waste campaign in 2019 to help you waste less food, save more money and eat healthier in the process! Visit the campaign page to learn more about the campaign and to access free resources!

Guidelines to enter:

  1. Sign up on Join in Dufferin and fill out the entry form. Deadline to enter is January 3, 2021 at 11:59pm.
  2. Take a leftover meal from breakfast, lunch or dinner and use those ingredients to make a new meal
  3. Take a picture of the new meal made from the leftovers and post it to the (tool) along with the leftover meal ingredients and recipe for the new meal.
  4. Follow Plan to Save Reduce Food Waste on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram! (Optional)
  5. Invite family, friends and colleagues to participate! (Optional)

Participants must meet the following requirements for their name to be entered into the draw. Three names will be chosen:

  1. Winners must be Dufferin County residents to be eligible for a prize. Selected winners will be asked to provide an address to receive the prize. (Personal information will remain confidential).
  2. Only ONE submission per person allowed.
  3. Entries must include the ingredients from a leftover meal, a recipe for the new meal created by the leftovers and a photo or two. Feel free to post a picture of the leftover meal before creating a new meal from it.
  4. All results/winners will be final and non-negotiable.

Prizes*:

1st Draw Prize includes a $100 gift certificate to a local restaurant of choice + 1 Wasteless Kit

2nd Draw Prize includes a $50 gift certificate to a local restaurant of choice + 1 Wasteless Kit

3rd Draw Prize includes a $25 gift certificate to a local cafe of choice + 1 Wasteless Kit

*Three names will be drawn for the chance to win 1 of 3 prizes. The first name drawn will win the 1st Draw Prize, the second name drawn will win the 2nd Draw Prize, and the third name drawn will win the 3rd Draw Prize.

Each Wasteless Kit will include:

  • Green Grocery Box
  • Blue and Green Mini Bins
  • Refrigerator Infographic
  • Best Before vs. Expiry
  • Top 5 Tips
  • Fruits and Vegetables Storage Guide
  • Meal Planner
  • Shopping List Notepad
  • Sharpie & Masking tape
  • Plan to Save Magnet
  • Food Bag Clips
  • 10 of each sample bags
  • Reusable coffee mug
  • Reusable straws
  • Reusable produce bags
  • Reusable grocery bags
  • Green Bin Guide
  • Green Bin sorting sticker
  • Kitchen container

The average Canadian household wastes about $1500 worth of food per year. A large portion of this food waste is edible, and includes healthy food like fruits and vegetables.

A great way to eat healthy, reduce food waste and save more money is by loving your leftovers! Create a whole new meal from last night’s supper. Enter the Love Your Leftovers Recipe Draw for a chance to win 1 of 3 prizes! Scroll down for more details.

Dufferin Waste and WDG Public Health launched the Plan to Save Reduce Food Waste campaign in 2019 to help you waste less food, save more money and eat healthier in the process! Visit the campaign page to learn more about the campaign and to access free resources!

Guidelines to enter:

  1. Sign up on Join in Dufferin and fill out the entry form. Deadline to enter is January 3, 2021 at 11:59pm.
  2. Take a leftover meal from breakfast, lunch or dinner and use those ingredients to make a new meal
  3. Take a picture of the new meal made from the leftovers and post it to the (tool) along with the leftover meal ingredients and recipe for the new meal.
  4. Follow Plan to Save Reduce Food Waste on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram! (Optional)
  5. Invite family, friends and colleagues to participate! (Optional)

Participants must meet the following requirements for their name to be entered into the draw. Three names will be chosen:

  1. Winners must be Dufferin County residents to be eligible for a prize. Selected winners will be asked to provide an address to receive the prize. (Personal information will remain confidential).
  2. Only ONE submission per person allowed.
  3. Entries must include the ingredients from a leftover meal, a recipe for the new meal created by the leftovers and a photo or two. Feel free to post a picture of the leftover meal before creating a new meal from it.
  4. All results/winners will be final and non-negotiable.

Prizes*:

1st Draw Prize includes a $100 gift certificate to a local restaurant of choice + 1 Wasteless Kit

2nd Draw Prize includes a $50 gift certificate to a local restaurant of choice + 1 Wasteless Kit

3rd Draw Prize includes a $25 gift certificate to a local cafe of choice + 1 Wasteless Kit

*Three names will be drawn for the chance to win 1 of 3 prizes. The first name drawn will win the 1st Draw Prize, the second name drawn will win the 2nd Draw Prize, and the third name drawn will win the 3rd Draw Prize.

Each Wasteless Kit will include:

  • Green Grocery Box
  • Blue and Green Mini Bins
  • Refrigerator Infographic
  • Best Before vs. Expiry
  • Top 5 Tips
  • Fruits and Vegetables Storage Guide
  • Meal Planner
  • Shopping List Notepad
  • Sharpie & Masking tape
  • Plan to Save Magnet
  • Food Bag Clips
  • 10 of each sample bags
  • Reusable coffee mug
  • Reusable straws
  • Reusable produce bags
  • Reusable grocery bags
  • Green Bin Guide
  • Green Bin sorting sticker
  • Kitchen container