Airdrie Food Bank - What's Needed List


Updated: September 13, 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

  • Bulk Flour and Sugar *
  • Small (real) Fruit Juice Boxes
  • Canned fruit
  • Meal Kits (hamburger helper, taco kits)

Baby Needs

  • Enfamil A+ Gentlease
  • Good Start

We Are Running Short

  • Bulk Rice and Oats *
  • Canned and Powdered Milk
  • Milk Alternatives
  • Crackers
  • Cookies
  • Pancake Mix and Syrup
  • Jam and Honey
  • Baking Items
  • Coffee
  • Cake Mix
  • Jello and pudding mix

Baby Needs

  • Diapers – sizes 5 & 6

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

* 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), 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!