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We are always down for some good, fresh produce for our clients and we take whatever we can get. There is a shortage of fresh produce donations and sometimes, we get items that not everyone knows what to do with.

WHAT IS RHUBARB?

• Rhubarb is actually a vegetable but its thick stalks are treated as fruit despite their tart flavor
• Try eating it raw with sugar close by

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Canada Safeway is hosting a golf tournament at Priddis Greens Golf & Country Club on Thursday, July 23, 2015 to raise funds for their partner charities — us being one!

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We are always down for some good, fresh produce for our clients and we take whatever we can get. There is a shortage of fresh produce donations and sometimes, we get items that not everyone knows what to do with.

Specifically, we recall the last time we got dragon fruit and some of our clients had no idea what it was, let alone how to eat it! This isn't just our clients, either! Dragon fruit isn't a big thing in Canada.

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We had such a fantastic time during 10 days of Stampede 2015! There was no shortage of amazing breakfasts, BBQs, fundraisers and events! Though attendance was slightly down at the Stampede this year, we had no shortage of generous Calgarians (and visitors to our fair city) who gave to Put the Boots to Hunger!

It just goes to show that no matter what the economy or misfortune we find ourselves in, people are always willing to give a helping hand and pull each other up by their bootstraps. 

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Chilli Cook Off

    On Friday and Saturday, the 7th Annual Chili Cook-Off took place at the Calgary Farmers’ Market. Six amazing vendors went head-to-head over who makes the best darn chili in the city:

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