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Special Events Volunteering

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The Calgary Food Bank puts on hundreds of food drives and fundraising events throughout the city every year!

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90% of our critical tasks are done by over 100 volunteers per day.

Volunteer Opportunities

March

Canstruction Calgary
March 23 -9:00am- Noon
March 23- Noon- 4:00pm
Southcentre Mall- 100 Anderson Road SE

10 volunteers needed for each shift to help with the Canstruction build.  Helping to keep the area clean and safe while the teams are busy building.

*Note: This is a more physically demanding volunteer opportunity as lifting and moving crates, pallets and recycling is requires. As well as the possibility of needing to load excess food into the truck.

April

AMA Shredding Event
Saturday, April 29 at Cardel Theatre – 180 Quarry Park Blvd SE
Shifts: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 12* p.m. to 3 p.m.
*Please arrive by 11:45 a.m. to review safety before your shift starts.
4 volunteers for each shift are needed to accept non-perishable and monetary donations in exchange for shredding service. This is an outdoor event so please dress accordingly for weather conditions. A light lunch will be provided. This position is recommended for adults and youth 12 years or older. Free parking is available on site.

May

AMA Shredding Event
Saturday, May 6 at Centennial High School – 55 Sun Valley Blvd SE
Saturday, May 13 at Mount Royal University, Parking Lot B – 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Saturday, May 27 at Al Azhar Shrine Centre – 5151 101 Street NW
Shifts: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 12* p.m. to 3 p.m.
*Please arrive by 11:45 a.m. to review safety before your shift starts.
4 volunteers for each shift are needed to accept non-perishable and monetary donations in exchange for shredding service. This is an outdoor event so please dress accordingly for weather conditions. A light lunch will be provided. This position is recommended for adults and youth 12 years or older. Free parking is available on site.