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Food, Socialization, and Community
This blog discusses the relationship between community, social environment, and food insecurity while assessing the impact of a lack of connection on society.
Serving Our Youngest Clients
In 2022 the Calgary Food Bank distributed over 141,000 diapers to 4,700 families through our Emergency Hamper Program.
Spring 2023 Comfort Food
The spring report introduces the new CEO, announces changes to emergency hampers, and highlights a chef’s experience with us from Camp Horizon.
Who is coming to the Calgary Food Bank?
People experiencing food insecurity are resilient and resourceful in meeting their basic needs.
March is Nutrition Month – CAN you believe it?
Working with a dietician, the Calgary Food Bank strives to meet Canada’s Food Guide as we must meet multiple dietary needs.
Take A Bite Outta This!
We’ve seen our fair share of fun “fund” raisers, but this makes our mouths water! Don’t miss out on the Burger It Forward adventure.
Impact of Economics on Hampers
A recent project by our Research Team explored how changes in social assistance and economic factors influence Calgary Food Bank usage.
Winter 2023 Comfort Food
The winter report discusses a touching client story, celebrates our long service volunteers, and an update from the interim president.
A Waste Free Holiday
Learn how you can minimize food waste this holiday season.