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Why harvest season is our favourite season!

Though we’re sad to see summer go, there is a gigantic silver lining for us and our clients — it’s harvest season! Which means that some of our local gardens like TransAlta’s POWER Garden, Chevron’s Garden of Eat’n, Grow Calgary and others will be making some pretty hefty donations of fresh produce!

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City Wide 2015 a huge success!

The beautiful chaos that is the annual City Wide Food Drive has come to an end for the 11th time and we couldn’t be happier with the results!

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20 Ugly (produce) ducklings turned into beautiful swans!

Food waste is our No. 1 enemy because it keeps food away from our clients. We sometimes act as the intermediary between the grocery store and the landfill and we couldn't be happy to help the environment and healthy Calgarians, too!

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Food bank phone scam hits Alberta

A phone scam targeting Edmontonians has been attempting to gather credit card information under the façade of a food bank donation ask. Learn how to spot a phone scam and how to donate properly to your favourite charities.

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Calgary Food Bank client shares kitchen before and after

One of our clients shared HIS before and after kitchen experience with Reddit immediately following his return from picking up his Emergency Hamper.

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This woman had been helping babies with us for 25 years and you need to meet her

Clocking in more than 25 years as a Food Bank volunteer, Fran Wong was one of the first volunteers to help in the Calgary Food Bank’s Baby Room — a distribution hub for diapers, formula and jarred baby food.

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18 proven ways to save money on your groceries

Sometimes saving money is a bonus, for others it's a necessity. Take these 18 tips and apply them to your next grocery shop. Tell us how it went!

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Food Bank Events: September

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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