Airdrie Food Bank - What's Needed List


Updated: April 9, 2018

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

  • Flour *
  • Sugar *
  • 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
  • Bathroom tissue
  • Large dried soup
  • Sugar free items (for diabetics)
  • Condense milk

Baby Needs

  • Nutramigen formula
  • Similac Alimentum formula
  • Ready to feed formula (any brand)
  • Diapers (any size)
  • Wipes
  • Baby food (single ingredients)

 

 

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

We Are Running Short

  • Pancake mix
  • Cereal
  • Canned fruit
  • Crackers
  • Cookies
  • Jam and honey
  • Coffee
  • Oats *
  • Rice *
  • 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 mealĀ / pasta cups
  • Small (real) fruit juice boxes
  • 1L orange juice
  • Veg & fruit juice blend

Please check expiry dates. Our guideline is, if we wouldn't eat it, we don't give it out. Thank you for caring!

We are always in need of grocery bags,egg cartons (dozen size only please), toiletries (including feminine hygiene products), 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!