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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.

Want to make a donation in person? Visit us at the Annex 5020 12A Street SE, Monday to Thursday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm and Friday 8:30 am – 4 pm.

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.

Food donations can also be dropped off at our Main Location 5000 11 St SE Loading Dock Door 3, Monday to Thursday 8 am – 7:30 pm and Friday 8 am – 3 pm.

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.

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

To make a monetary donation visit us at the Annex 5020 12A Street SE, Monday to Thursday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm and Friday 8:30 am – 4 pm.

To donate food please go to the Main Location 5000 11 St SE Loading Dock Door 3, Monday to Thursday 8 am – 7:30 pm and Friday 8 am – 3 pm.

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.

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.

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

Gift of Securities

We can provide you with a Gift of Securities form so you can easily transfer the shares you wish to 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

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

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

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

In the spirit of reconciliation, the Calgary Food Bank acknowledges that we live, work and play on the traditional territories of the Blackfoot Confederacy (Siksika, Kainai, Piikani), the Tsuut’ina, the Îyâxe Nakoda Nations, the Métis Nation (Region 3), and all people who make their homes in the Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta.
Calgary Food Bank
MAIN LOCATION (WAREHOUSE)

5000 11 St SE
Calgary, AB T2H 2Y5

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

HAMPER PICK-UP

By appointment only

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

Monday to Thursday: 8:15 am – 7 pm
Friday: 8:15 am – 4 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.

Administration
ANNEX HOURS

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

ANNEX LOCATION

5020 12A Street SE
Calgary, AB T2G 5K9

CONNECT WITH US

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

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