403-253-2059 | info@calgaryfoodbank.com

A gift from the heart

How you Can help

From donating food or funds or the harvest from your garden or leaving a legacy gift there are many ways you can support the Calgary Food Bank.

community owned. community supported.

How you can help feed YYC

The Calgary Food Bank is community owned and community supported, meaning that all of our donations come directly from generous community members like YOU! In such uncertain times it can help to reach out to your neighbours, get together through save physical distancing and support those facing food insecurity.

How you can help feed YYC

The Calgary Food Bank is community owned and community supported, meaning that all of our donations come directly from generous community members like YOU! In such uncertain times it can help to reach out to your neighbours, get together through save physical distancing and support those facing food insecurity.

Consider making a donation from the comfort of your own home. Monetary donations ensure that we can purchase essential food items to ensure that every food hamper has enough good nutritious food for the entire family.

Consider buying an extra item or two next time you are at the grocery store and leaving in the front of store bin. We rely heavily on these donations, especially at a time like this where going to multiple public places is not recommended.

Register with one of our team members to set up an online fundraising page. Once set up you can share the link with your friends and family to encourage them to make a donation.

Our volunteers are needed now more than ever. With physical distancing measure put in place to ensure continued safety the volunteers can sign up for one, three-hour shift per week.

IMPORTANT

Just a reminder, we never ask for donations on the phone. If you have received a call like this and gave out personal information, this may be phone fraud. Please call us at 403-253-2059 or the Calgary Police at 403-266-1234.

IMPORTANT

Just a reminder, we never ask for donations on the phone. If you have received a call like this and gave out personal information, this may be phone fraud. Please call us at 403-253-2059 or the Calgary Police at 403-266-1234.

community owned. Community Supported.

How to make your contribution

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By Cheque

Please make out the cheque to Calgary Food Bank and mail it to 5000 11 Street SE, Calgary, AB T2H 2Y5. Please do not mail cash. Tax receipts will be mailed 2-3 weeks after the donation is received.

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In Person

Come see us at, 5000 11 Street SE (Warehouse Door 3), Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 7 pm. Safe physical distancing measures have been put in place. Please ring the doorbell and wait at the bottom of the stairs. We accept food and funds, tax receipts will be mailed.

Over the phone

Call our administration office Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 4 pm at 403-253-2059 to make a credit card donation over the phone. Tax receipts will be mailed 2-3 weeks after the donation is made.

Did You know?

Fast Facts

Numbers reflect our fiscal year, September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

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hampers distributed

Food Link Partners

Volunteer Hours
Community owned. Community Supported.

Other ways to give

Just a reminder, we never ask for donations on the phone. If you have received a call like this and gave out personal information, this may be phone fraud. Please call us at 403-253-2059 or the Calgary Police at 403-266-1234.

Tribute Gift

Make a donation as a meaningful gift for any special occasion. We will send a card with your special message to the person you dedicate your gift to. Read more

In memory Gift

Make a donation in memory of someone who has passed away. We will send a card acknowledging your thoughtful gift to the bereaved family or friend. Read more

A planned Gift

A planned gift to the Calgary Food Bank is a meaningful way to create your legacy to ensure that no one goes hungry in Calgary for years to come. Here are some different ways you can leave a gift. Read more

Grow-A-Row

If you are planting a garden, think about planting an extra row for the food bank. Your harvest will add up and help us add fresh produce to our food hampers. Read more

Agents of Change

The Food Bank and Agents of Change have teamed up to give you a better way to find a great agent, get a great deal, and give back at the same time. Read more

Donate A Car

You can turn your vehicle donation into generous dollars to feed YYC. Donate a Car will accept your vehicle for donation — running, or not! Old or new! Read more

Food industry

We invite you to reach out to the Calgary Food Bank to explore how we can work together to help alleviate food insecurity and poverty in our community. Read more

Host a Virtual Food Drive

Register with one of our team members to set up an online fundraising page. Once set up you can share the link with your friends and family to encourage them to make a donation. Read more

Volunteer

Give the gift of time. We could not do what we do without the 160+ caring Calgarians who give their time every day. Volunteers, you are the lifeblood of our organization! Read more

Emma & the Food Bank

Emma and the Food Bank is a fun, educational book that helps children understand how food banks work and why giving is important. Read more

CONTACT US
ADDRESS

5000 11 St SE
Calgary, AB T2H 2Y5

Main line: 403-253-2059
Fax: 403-259-4240
info@calgaryfoodbank.com

NEED FOOD?
CALL TO REQUEST A HAMPER
403-253-2055

Monday to Thursday: 8:30 am – 7 pm
Friday: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

HAMPER PICK-UP
CALGARY FOOD BANK LOCATION

By Appointment Only
Monday to Thursday:
8 – 10:30 am, 11 am – 1:30pm
2 – 4:30pm, 5 – 7:30pm
Friday:
8 – 10:30am, 11am – 1:30pm, 2 – 3:30pm
Get the hours for our satellite locations.

HOURS
ADMINISTRATION

Monday to Thursday: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am – 4 pm

FOOD LINK

By appointment only
Monday to Friday: 8:30 – 11 am

LOADING DOCK, DOOR 3

Monday to Thursday: 8 am – 7:30 pm
Friday: 8 am – 3 pm

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