Fresh Innovation at the Regina Food Bank

Urban farming has become increasingly more popular as people’s concern about food sources have grown.

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A $31 Billion Food Challenge

Just imagine, by simply decreasing the amount of healthy and edible food going to the landfill, we can strive for improvements in our environment.

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After the Bell

What happens ‘After the Bell’ rings for the summer?

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Donating Nutritious Food to the Food Bank

If you are thinking of making a food bank donation, please consider these nutritious items in this handy list.

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Food Banker Spotlight – Danielle McIntyre

This month, our spotlight is on Danielle McIntyre of Interfaith Food Bank Society of Lethbridge.

Corporate Giving

Corporate Giving

See how our partnerships can make an impact on hunger in Canada.

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Fresh Innovation at the Regina Food Bank

Urban farming has become increasingly more popular as people’s concern about food sources have grown.

Donating Nutritious Food to the Food Bank

Donating Nutritious Food to the Food Bank

If you are thinking of making a food bank donation, please consider these nutritious items in this handy list.

Impact Report

Introducing Food Banks Canada’s 2018 Impact Report

Formerly called the Annual Report, Food Banks Canada is proud to introduce a new, paperless digital website for the 2018 Impact Report.

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What is a Market Food Bank?

The Compass is set up like a small store that we call “The Market”. The shelves are stocked with a variety of goods, all arranged to replicate the appearance of a traditional retail grocery store.

Hunger Facts

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38%

of food distributed by Canadian food banks is fresh (eg. milk, eggs, fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables, bread)

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Over 860,000 Canadians

use a food bank each month - you could fill the Roger's Centre 17 times

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1 in 6 people

assisted by food banks are employed

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1 in 4

households pays more than it can afford for housing

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156,000

Canadians in rural communities rely on a food bank

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Our Provincial Associations

We are pleased to work closely with 10 provincial associations and over 500 food banks

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