Runners of all skills levels are encouraged to take in the beautiful vistas along the Douglas Fir Trail and participate in this year's Global Energy Race by Dempster’s at Edworthy Park! Bring your friends, family and colleagues along. Children 16 and under can also register for the race for free! Come out, take part and enjoy a pre-race breakfast and a BBQ lunch featuring Dempster's products! There will be entertainment, giveaways and activities for the whole family. Non-perishable donations will do…Find out more »
The 4th Annual Pie Bake off is underway again this year! With help from vendors in the Calgary Farmer's Market, we will see who takes the title for the best pie voted by you. For a donation to the Calgary Food Bank, you are encouraged to sample pies from the different vendors and vote for your favourite. Your ballot will also place you in a draw for a prize announced on Saturday afternoon along with the best pie!Find out more »
About Purolator Tackle Hunger
As Canada’s leading integrated freight and parcel solutions provider with national resources of more than 11,500 employees, more than 3,000 courier vehicles and the ability to reach almost every destination point in Canada, Purolator is committed to helping alleviate hunger in the communities where it operates. As part of this commitment, Purolator works closely with its employees, customers, partners, Canadians and food banks across Canada to collect donations and help raise awareness about the issue of hunger in Canada.
Since its inception in 2003, Purolator Tackle Hunger (PTH) has helped deliver the equivalent of more than 9 million pounds of food to food banks across Canada. According to Food Banks Canada's 2015 HungerCount report, close to 852,000 Canadians, one third of whom are children, rely on food banks each month.Find out more »
Calgary's largest yard haunt has returned again this year in the hopes of scaring all those who enter! Non-perishable donations will be accepted on behalf of the Calgary Food Bank. Taking place over three days be sure to make your way over and expect to be scared! Friday, October 28 - 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Saturday, October 29 - 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Monday, October 31 - 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Low scare times from 2 p.m. -…Find out more »
Calgary Co-op and Calgary Transit are teaming up for the 24th Annual Stuff A Bus, in support of the Calgary Food Bank! Transit buses and volunteers will be at all 21 Calgary Co-op locations accepting donations. Stuff A Bus with food to help Calgarians in need at this busy time of year. Last year’s event collected over 69,000 pounds of food and $57,000 in funds. #stuffabusFind out more »