Airdrie Food Bank
Statistic Report

With the support of our community, we provided support to many individuals and families in need in Airdrie and surrounding area.

Stats at a Glance

There has been a significant increase in food bank usage in our community. Here is a snapshot of the average number of hampers we provided each week over the last 30 years.

Hampers per Week 1984 - 2016

2016 Year End Stats

With your help we fed 32,108* people in 2016!

Because of YOU we were able to:

 

Provide:   2,572 hampers to families in need (up 42% from 2015)
Serve:  7,067 walk in visits for bread and extras program (up 30%)
Feed:    2,185 breakfasts to school children
Deliver: 1,172 lunches to children in schools (Sept.-Dec.)
Give:  20,044 snack items to 26 local schools
Supply: $4,600 in gift card for perishables to local schools

* Indicates number of uses, not number of individual people (includes regular hampers, best beginnings, milk for moms & formula and emergency hampers).

Fort McMurray Assistance

Between May 1 and June 20 we provided 69 food hampers to a total of 237 people displaced because of the Fort McMurray fires. In addition, we gave out hygiene packs, kitchen supplies, baby items, toys and games.


2015 Year End Stats

With your help we fed 26,125* people in 2015!

Specifically we provided:

* indicates number of uses, not number of individual people (includes regular hampers, best beginnings, milk for moms & formula and emergency hampers).

Increased Need

Airdrie Food Bank witnessed a significant increase in food bank usage in 2015 compared to the previous year.


2014 Year End Stats

With your help we fed 20,034* people in 2014!

Specifically we provided: