What's Needed


Updated: July 11, 2018

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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.


We Are Out

  • Sugar *
  • Rice *
  • Oats *
  • Canned tomatoes
  • Beans and legumes
  • Jam and honey
  • Pancake mix
  • Syrup
  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Feminine hygiene items
  • Condiments
  • Canned pasta
  • Side dishes or meal kits (Rice-a-roni, etc.)
  • Baking items & cake mixes
  • Large dried soup
  • Sugar free items (for diabetics)
  • Condensed milk
  • Cup of soup

Baby Needs

  • Enfamil Gentlease
  • Diapers sizes 5 & 6

NOT NEEDED at this time:

  • Diapers sizes 1 to 4 (we have lots)


We Are Running Short

  • Flour *
  • Cereal
  • Canned fruit
  • Crackers
  • Cookies
  • Dry pasta
  • Snacks
  • Drink mixes
  • Toothpaste & bar soap
  • Household cleaning supplies
  • Facial tissue
  • Bathroom tissue

On-going School Program Needs

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

* 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 only please), toiletries (including feminine hygiene products), household cleaning supplies, paper towels 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 put them in a cooler/freezer immediately.

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 4 p.m. or Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Thank you for caring!

 

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