Last day

Today is day 7 of the Welfare Food Challenge. It has been an eye-opening and stomach-grumbling experience. I averaged 1650 calories per day—about 1200 fewer than what I require to maintain my body weight, given my level of physical activity.

Participant bio – Alex Minard

Name: Alex Minard Live: Downtown Eastside, Vancouver About myself: I am an architect with the Vancouver office of Perkins+Will. In addition to our focus on the ecological impacts of building design and city making, Perkins+Will is deeply committed to addressing the social impacts.