As Albertans continue to face urgent needs resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, Food Banks Alberta is pleased to announce a $100,000 donation from Amazon Canada.
The Teamsters Canada Foundation is donating $8,000 to Food Banks Alberta.
Food Banks Alberta will receive a $150,000 donation from the Peter Gilgan Foundation, to support the work of the provincial association and their member network of 95 food bank across the province, as they provide assistance to a growing number of people in need throughout Alberta communities. ‘The aid provided by the Peter Gilgan Foundation,Read more about Peter Gilgan Foundation boosts food scarcity relief to Food Banks Alberta with major donation[…]
Food Banks Alberta will receive a $50,000 donation from FortisAlberta, as part of $100,000 donation to support vulnerable populations including Women’s Shelters and Indigenous Communities. Food Banks Alberta is the provincial association of food bank that supports a strong-network of 95 food banks and their communities. “The support we receive from companies such as FortisAlbertaRead more about FortisAlberta supports Food Banks Alberta with COVID-19 relief[…]
Food Banks Alberta is thrilled to have a Canadian music icon supporting food banks this holiday season. k.d. lang, who was born in Alberta and shot to international stardom in the 1990s, reached out to Food Banks Alberta earlier this month to seeRead more about k.d. lang encourages Albertans to “expand their giving circle”[…]
This holiday season, giving is the top of mind for many individuals. Those looking to impact their local community, and the work that their food bank does have a few options to make a meaningful contribution
The national Food Banks Canada HungerCount 2019 report was released November 12, 2019. Highlights from Alberta can be read below:
On Tuesday, October 30 2018 we held our first MLA and food bank networking breakfast at the Alberta Legislature. This event provided the opportunity for food banks to speak one-on-one with their local MLA over a casual breakfast and network with food banks as well as the Food Banks Alberta Board. We heard fromRead more about MLA & Food Bank Breakfast a Great Success![…]
The organization: Shippers Supply is Western Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor of more than 5,000 shipping, warehouse, packaging and material handling products. Its 160,000 sq. ft facility in Edmonton produces boxes, printed tape, labels and tags as well as material handling equipment such as carts and rolling ladders for customers in all four western provincesRead more about Shipper Supply Program[…]
In April, Food Banks Alberta hosted a 3-week #GiveHealthy online food drive encouraging donations of healthy food. This innovative food drive allowed 20 food banks to each create their own specific list of most-needed items which people could choose from to then donate online.Read more about #GiveHealthy food delivery arrives in Alberta[…]