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“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.” -Mahatma Ghandi

The Calgary Food Bank was started more than 30 years ago by a priest, a minister and a Rabbi. It almost sounds like the start of a bad joke, but it’s the true history of this organization. Religious leaders saw […]

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The Role of Food During Trauma and Crisis

This post is by Calgary Food Bank CEO James McAra, discussing food issues and impacts on our community. You can also follow James and No Hunger in YYC on Twitter. Sudden change can create a crisis or an emergency situation. […]

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Nurturing Giving – A Family Affair

Buzz Bishop, author of DadCAMP, a fantastic blog for creative and modern parents, explains how he is nurturing giving in his family in the most honest and approachable way. Read more and learn how you can #FeedItForward too….   Giving […]

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This fundraiser will revive your love for Valentine’s Day!

We all remember getting candy grams or Valentines from classmates as kids, but it’s refreshing to see that concept revived in an office setting and for a good, community cause.

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When produce is in season, month by month

By researching what's in season in Alberta, we've compiled a list of in-season produce, month by month so you'll never have to do the guesswork again!

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9 Food items that are more expensive than ever in Canada

If you've gone grocery shopping lately, you've surely seen the affect the downturn has had at the register.

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Have you heard of Calgary’s 2nd Mayor?

Since the food bank was created in 1982, Terry Deets has been with us five days per week, every week for the last 30-plus years.

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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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