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Fran Wong Calgary Food Bank Baby Room
Meet Fran Wong.

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

It’s for reasons like this Wong said she got involved in the Baby Room.

“The bottom line is helping,” Fran said. “Even if it’s on a temporary basis, it’s a good feeling to know that you’ve helped.”

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put the boots to hunger 2015 driver gary gorst

Howdy partners! We are excited to kick off the 8th annual Put the Boots to Hunger campaign. Leading up to and during the Calgary Stampede, donations are collected under the BD&P Put the Boots to Hunger banner for the Calgary Food Bank. Pivotal to the unique fundraising initiative is the donation of BD&P’s chuckwagon tarp to the Calgary Food Bank.

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Canstruction Calgary 2015

Well, another build day has come and gone and through all the beautiful chaos of building 11 amazing I-CAN-ic structures, we couldn’t be happier with the results.

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In the eyes of some, today’s youth have a bad reputation. Rightly or wrongly, you can’t help but hear adults talk about “kids today.” You might have heard that videogames are making kids violent, Twitter is making them mean and rap music is turning them criminal.

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James McAra 69 second shopping spree London Drugs Calgary Interfaith Food Bank

Instead of the usual can of soup and box of pasta, one generous Calgarians donated a 69-second London Drugs shopping spree to the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank, which took place on Feb. 13 at the 130 Avenue SE London Drugs. The take away, after an exhaustive sprint through the store, was over $3,000 worth of food and beverages for ourclients. 

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