Food Drive for the Veterans Association Food Bank

Thursday, November 28th, 2019

For the month of December 2019, we’re encouraging visitors to drop off items for the Veterans Association Food Bank of Calgary.

Please bring items for the Calgary Veterans Association Food Bank

Non-perishable food items and cash donations will be accepted. A full list of food hamper items is available at Veterans Association Food Bank. The most high-need items include (items in bold indicate shortages):

TunaApple JuiceAlphaghettiRelishRazors
OystersAssorted JuicePork & BeansCooking OilShaving Cream
SardinesPearsChiliSpicesBody Lotion
BeansPeachesMixed BeansGranola BarsKleenex
Nibblets CornMandarin OrangesPasta Sauce JarsKraft DinnerCoffee
Mixed VeggiesFruit CocktailPasta Sauce CansDry SoupTea
PeasApplesauceCanned MilkLuncheon MeatHot Chocolate
Creamed CornPineappleTomato SoupSugarSoda Crackers
Peanut ButterHamburger HelperChicken SoupHash brownsSnack Crackers
JamPopcornVegetable SoupMisc. CondimentsCookies
HoneySidekicksMushroom SoupEnsureCereal
TomatoesBrothMiscellaneous SoupDish SoapInstant Cereal
Large HamSalad DressingChunky SoupStorage BagsRice
Sm. TurkeyFlourIchibanPaper TowelInstant Rice
Sm. HamDeodorantCake MixBar SoapInstant Potatoes
Sm. ChickenBoxed SpaghettiJell-O PuddingBody WashStove Top
Lg. ChickenCello SpaghettiJell-OToothbrushesPudding Cups
Pie FillingBagged PastaPancake MixToothpasteMushrooms
ShampooBoxed PastaSyrupCleaning SuppliesBBQ Sauce
StuffersChef BoyardeeKetchupToilet PaperInstant Coffee


Some other items that are needed:

  • Gift Cards
  • Mitts
  • Scarfs
  • Toques
  • Socks
  • Jackets

Drop off location:

The front entrance of the YouthLink building.

Drop off times:

Public Museum Hours (Fridays and Saturdays, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm)

More Info:

More information about visiting Calgary’s Police Museum here.

Learn more about the Veterans Food Bank of Calgary here.