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This month: July

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..

Next month: August

Art in the Garden
Saturday August 8 & Sunday, August 9
3443 Kerry Park Rd. SW
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Every year, artist Rosemary Bennett hosts other artists in an outdoor display; donations to the Calgary Food Bank are greatly accepted as part of this event. Come out and enjoy art, gardens, and enter to win door prizes!

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
8:00 p.m.
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!

Thanks to Irrigation Corn Roast
Saturday, August 22
Calgary Farmers' Market - 510 77 Ave. SE
10:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m. Nothing says late summer better than a hot, sweet, and stuck-in-your-teeth-butter-dripping-down-your-arm cob of Alberta corn? Alberta’s Irrigation Farmers want to share the sweetest corn on Earth with you! Come on down to the Calgary Farmers’ Market on Saturday, Aug 22nd and grab a FREE cob of roasted-until-perfect Taber corn. There will be loads of butter and flavorings to dress up your delicious snack just the way you like it or to try something new. Cash and food donations for the Calgary Food Bank are welcome. A big thanks to the Irrigation Farmers of Alberta for hosting this delicious event!

YYC WingFest
Saturday, August 22
Sien Lok Park
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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!