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The Airdrie Food Bank is community-owned and community-supported.

Our donations come directly from community members!

The Airdrie Food Bank is the first line of emergency food support for families and individuals facing crisis.

Vision

A community where no one is hungry.

Mission

To collect and distribute food to those in need and help our community find solutions to hunger related issues.

Core values

• The Airdrie Food Bank (the “AFB”) is available for everyone in need;

• We treat people with dignity and respect and are non-judgmental;

• We value and support our community;

• We value people's talents and abilities;

• We are recognized as community leaders and good stewards;

• We value neighbours helping neighbours.

Guidelines

The Airdrie Food Bank follows the Code of Ethics developed by the Canada Association of Food Banks, and the Alberta Food Bank Network Association

The Airdrie Food Bank has adopted the Food Safety Guidelines developed by the Alberta Food Bank Network Association.

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 Airdrie Food Bank.

Donate funds

Become a sustaining donor (recurring monthly, quarterly, or annual gifts) or make a one-time gift to the food bank. For every dollar donated it allows us to distribute $5 worth of food.

Donate food

We accept donations of perishable and non-perishable food items.

Host an event

Host your own event in support of the food bank. Food and funds can be raised in many ways – host a food drive, ask for donations at an established event or party, the possibilities are endless.

Corporate sponsorship

Be a partner in ending hunger in our community. We are committed to forming meaningful partnerships with our business community and are happy to work with you to find the best fit between our mission and your business objectives.

Gift of time + Talents

The Airdrie Food Bank is powered by volunteers just like you. We offer volunteer opportunities that make a significant difference to the lives of people in need in Airdrie and area.

Donate Funds

We are currently purchasing many of our most needed items. Monetary donations allow us to purchase essential food items to ensure that every food hamper has enough good nutritious food for the entire family.