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Food Bank Events: February

Find out what events are going on this month, plus how to get involved and how to make a difference! We hope to see you there.

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5 Food budget mistakes and how to fix them

The weak Canadian dollar is no doubt affecting the price of food all over Canada. Calgarians are especially noticing the increased price in food in our local grocery stores.

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Hungry kids most vulnerable during weekends and this is what we’re doing about it

There is no doubt that providing food support for children has a positive impact on their academics, social interactions and health. WAM ensures hunger is not a barrier to learning.

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CLIENT BLOG: The Two Sides of the Distribution Line

A former client of the Calgary Food Bank revisits the warehouse, reflects on her time as a client while learning how the organization works from within.

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No Hunger in YYC: Why food is an afterthought in emergencies

James McAra, President and CEO of the Calgary Food Bank, discusses the frustrating reality that food isn't a part of our emergency planning, despite it's undisputed necessity.

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Reflecting on 2015: Food Bank Highlights

For many Calgarians, 2015 was a tough year. We went through a lot together in the last 365 days, some good and some bad, but we're grateful for all the amazing people we've met through our neighbourhood events or volunteering, and the clients who have touched our lives.

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Best of the #YYCTurkeyChallenge

As 2015 came to a close, so did one of Calgary's most visually stimulating fundraising campaigns.

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Blitz Day 2015 pushes food drive to $1.3 million!

What a whirlwind! Blitz Day is the busiest day in December for fundraising for Calgarians in need at the food bank. Companies and individuals, big and small, come together to join in on the giving season! The money raised helps Calgarians during the Christmas season, but also year-round.

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