Contact 403-253-2055 to book an emergency food hamper. Please be aware that November and December are very busy times, so stay on the line and our volunteer phone operators will assist you as quick as possible. Don't hang up or the process or will start over again.
For more information, including hours of operation for pick-up and general information regarding hampers, click here.


1 - Drop off non-perishable food in Calgary Food Bank donation bins at any major grocery store in your neighborhood.
2 - Drop off fresh or non-perishable donations directly to the Calgary Food Bank warehouse at 5000 - 11 Street SE, Door #3 at the loading bay.
3 - Hold a Food Drive and have your non-perishable food donations picked up by our drivers. We can also provide donation boxes for your use. Call us at 403-253-2059 for more information.


Visit our secure online donation page to donate electronically.
Or Call us at 403-253-2059 and we will be happy to assist you! Thank you in advance for your generosity!

We will also be more than happy to accept cheque, cash, debit or visa donations at our main Administration entrance at 5000 - 11 Street SE. Use the door closer to 12A street for Administration!


1 - Contact Volunteer Services at 403-253-2059, extension 221 or Option 2.
2 - Provide general information and ask any questions you may have, and complete an easy and brief online Health and Safety training. Ta-da, your volunteer shift will be scheduled.
3 - Arrive on time to your volunteer shift! Wear closed-toed shoes! Get ready to have fun and make a difference.

During the Mayor's Food Drive Kick-off event, this video was used as a flattery-bribe by the Association of Alberta Registry Agents to win the Golden Shopping Cart. In the end, they and their teammates, KISS FM, won the Golden Shopping Cart. Check out their fantastic video bribery!

Calgary Food Bank Annual Report 2014

Financials, stories, donor impact and the Food Bank's year

Numbers reflect the Food Bank's fiscal year of September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2014.
Download our 2014 annual report