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This month: July

Put the Boots to Hunger
Thursday, July 2nd - Sunday July 12th
Various times and locations across the city
It's that time again! Check out the Put the Boots to Hunger website to see where you can support the Calgary Food Bank during stampede season.

I Can for Kids
June through July
I Can for Kids is a food drive and fundraising event that supports the Calgary Food Bank and the families and kids that need food during the summer months. You can help put an end to summer childhood hunger in our community. Visit a Save On Foods location during June and July to purchase an I Can for Kids $5 prepack containing two kid friendly meals, or visit the I Can for Kids fundraising page to make a generous donation.

Angus Cattle Run
Friday, July 10th
7:00 a.m
Eau Claire Market (200 Barclay Parade SW)
Don't forget to sign up for the 3rd annual Angus Cattle Run! Supporting the children's milk program at the Calgary Food Bank, this 5 kilometer fun run encourages all runners to embrace their Western spirit and dress up Stampede-style for their jaunt! 

Nolan Hill Community Block Party 
Saturday, July 18th
12:00pm-4:00pm
Newly opened Nolan Phase 7 Showhome Parade
Nolan Hill builders are having a competition to see who can collect the most donations for the Calgary Food Bank! There will be live music, a free barbecue, a bouncy castle, giant slide, street performers, and the opportunity to tour 10 brand new show homes. 

Taste of Canada
Saturday, July 18th
9:00am-5:00pm
Farmers and vendors at the Market on Macleod are featuring tasty treats from across this great country. Join them for live music, kids' entertainment, and lots of samples This event also features a pancake breakfast in support of the Calgary Food Bank.

Next month: August

YMCA Kids in Motion Food Drive
August 12-14
Kids in Motion and YMCA Daycamps will head out into the city to collect Food Bank donations in several communities in every quadrant. Watch for your donation bag in the mail!

Purolator Tackle Hunger
Saturday, August 15
McMahon Stadium
8:00pm
Purolator Tackle Hunger has been supporting food banks across Canada since 2003. Through a June campaign and Game Day food drives at CFL games across the country, Purolator raises hundreds of thousands of pounds of food for food banks every year. Join us for the August 15th game against the Ottawa Redblacks and help us to tackle hunger once again this summer!

YYC WingFest
Saturday, August 22
Sien Lok Park
11:00am-9:00pm
The first YYC WingFest is taking over downtown Calgary, with an opportunity to sample wings from different vendors across the city. A portion of proceeds go to the Calgary Food Bank, so have your ranch and hot sauce ready!