How You Can Help

How You Can Help Feed Calgary

The Calgary Food Bank is by community, for community, 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 safe physical distancing and support those facing food insecurity.

Bare Bottom Diaper Drive

donate funds

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.

Pancake Breakfast - Put the Boots to Hunger

donate food

We accept donations of perishable and non-perishable food items as well as other food items such as baby and unopened pet food. Find out how you donate food.

Food Bank Donor
host an event

Register with our team to set up an your food drive. Once set up you can share the link with your friends and family to encourage them to make a donation.

volunteer cover image

Volunteers are at the core of ensuring that those struggling are receiving the food support they need. Sign up for a shift with your friends, family, or coworkers!

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

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

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


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

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 Monthly Gift

As a monthly donor, you bring peace of mind to the Calgary Food Bank with a reliable donation that we can count on. Read more

Donate A Car

Here are two ways to give a donation and get rid of your old vehicle! Donate-a-car and Homeless Cars.

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

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

5000 11 Street SE
Calgary, AB T2H 2Y5


By appointment only
Monday to Friday: 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Donation Centre, Door 7

Monday to Thursday: 8:00 am – 7:30 pm
Friday and Saturday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm


Monday to Thursday: 8:15 am – 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:15 am – 4:00 pm

Or book online



Monday to Thursday: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm


5020 12A Street SE
Calgary, AB T2G 5K9


Reception: 403-253-2059


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