Airdrie Food Bank - What's Needed List

Updated: December 11, 2017

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

  • Canned fruit
  • 1 lt Juice
  • Pancake Mix and Syrup
  • Bulk Oats, Rice and Sugar *
  • Small (real) Fruit Juice Boxes
  • Toothpaste & Bar Soap
* NOTE: Flour, sugar, oats & rice can be donated  in bulk as we repackage these item.

Baby Needs

  • Soy based formula (any brand)
  • Ready to feed formula (any brand)
  • Diapers – sizes 3 & 4


We Are Running Short

  • Meal Kits (hamburger helper, taco kits)
  • Canned and Powdered Milk
  • Milk Alternatives
  • Crackers
  • Cookies
  • Jam and Honey
  • Baking Items
  • Coffee
  • Cake Mix
  • Jello and pudding mix

On-going School Program Needs

  • 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
  • Peanut-free Granola Bars

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 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!