AIRDRIE FOOD BANK - WHATS NEEDED

UPDATED : May 7,2018
All our donations over the next month will go toward the Airdrie food bank.. Our hampers include a variety of nutritional food and essentials. Whenever we run short, we have to purchase these items. You can help by donating items from the list below. Please give generously.

We are out:

Oats *
Bathroom tissue
Feminine hygiene items
Syrup
Canned tomatoes
Condiments
Canned pasta
Side dishes or meal kits (Rice-a-roni, etc.)
Beans and legumes
Tea
Drink mixes
Baking items & cake mixes
Large dried soup
Sugar free items (for diabetics)
Condense milk

Baby Needs
Nothing at this time (thank you for your support!)

We Are Running Short:

Flour *
Sugar *
Rice *
Pancake mix
Cereal
Canned fruit
Crackers
Cookies
Jam and honey
Coffee
Dry pasta
Snacks
Drink mixes
Toothpaste & bar soap

 

On-going school Program Needs:

Peanut-free granola bars
Tuna & crackers (plain snack packs)
Cheese & crackers (snack packs)
Non-perishable microwaveable meal / pasta cups
Small (real) fruit juice boxes
1L orange juice
Veg & fruit juice blend

 

Baby Needs:

Nothing at this time
(thank you for your support!)

 

*Note

Flour, sugar, oats & rice can be donated in bulk as we repackage these item.

 

Please check expiry dates

Our guideline is, if we wouldn't eat it, we don't give it out.

We are always in need of:

Grocery bags, egg cartons (dozen size), toiletries, cleaning supplies, apple boxes, beer flats and Avon boxes

We accept perishable items:

(garden vegetables, fruit and certified/store-bought meat). Please bring them to our warehouse during office hours so that our staff can them in a cooler/freezer immediately.

 

Thank you for caring

Food can be dropped off at any grocery store in Airdrie or at the Airdrie Food Bank (20 East Lake Way, Airdrie)
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Contact: Nancy Wigglesworth, External Affairs
Hm: (403) 389-1716, Email: jamwig1950@gmail.com
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Soap For Hope

Soap For Hope YYC is an Airdrie based non-profit group who provide basic hygiene kits to individuals and families.Donations may be left in the Soap For Hope box in the church entrance.

See the work Soap for Hope is doing, Visit their instagram page and their facebook page

 

Contact Us

(403) 226-5844

email: balzacunitedchurch@gmail.com

address: 10076 TWP RD 262
Balzac, Alberta T4B 2T3