Category - News

29
Jan

High School Art Competition!

Are you a budding young artist or know of one? Please see poster or call us at #403 320 8779 for more details! Interfaith Food Bank is hosting an adjudicated competition with CASH PRIZES for the top three pieces of art created by local high school students. In an effort to raise awareness of food …

1
Feb

Birdies for Kids

Donate to Birdies for Kids and your donations will be matched 50%! Interfaith Food Bank Society of Lethbridge is excited to have been selected as a Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink participating charity at the Shaw Charity Classic which will take place at Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club in Calgary August 29th – …

28
Feb

Seed to Supper Program

It’s never too early to start thinking about gardening! The Seed to Supper program is a 5 week gardening session geared towards beginners. Come learn the basic skills it takes to start your very own garden at home! Sessions are taught by Soul fully Soil founder, Mandy Sandbach! Sessions run Wednesday evenings for 5 consecutive …

17
Mar

Tax Time! – FREE Tax Clinics

Free Community Tax Clinic on Saturday March 17, 2018  from 9am-1pm at Interfaith Food Bank (1103 3rd Ave N). Volunteer Accountants will prepare basic tax returns at no charge for eligible community members. Note: Returns for 2017 only. Contact Gladys for for more information or to sign up. You are responsible to bring ALL necessary …

8
Jan

Final Christmas Distribution Tally 2017

We are exceptionally grateful to our community for stepping up to help us provide a Merry Christmas for 1985 households, consisting of nearly 5000 residents of Lethbridge and area, nearly half of whom are children who received gifts under the tree in addition to emergency food support and supplies for a holiday meal complete with …

8
Jan

New Pickup Truck 2017 – Melitz Foundation

Please join us in acknowledging the Melitz Foundation for donating our new pickup truck!  The Melitz Family connected with us to offer their used pickup truck, and also provided a new topper and decaling so we are able to use it for donation pickups and other errands.  In the attached photo, Menno and Gerdy Melitz …

8
Jan

Don’t Dump…….Donate

As a community organization that is so very reliant on community donations for support, we know that it is essential that Interfaith Food Bank is committed to making the most of our resources. This goes much further than recruiting canned goods and volunteer labour, and expands into the very manner in which we function as …

7
Dec

Stuff A Bus was a Success!!

Stuff A Bus helps to stock local food banks for Christmas with almost 6400 pounds of food On Tuesday, December 5th, citizens of Lethbridge and area came out to support our local food banks and the annual Stuff A Bus campaign at our local Save On Foods stores. Click for more information

1
Dec

IFB Open Additional Hours 2017

Interfaith Food Bank will be open additional hours in December (Saturdays) to encourage donors to stop in with gifts of food or funds.  Also, The Second Door Thrift store will also be open these additional hours, and all Christmas stock over $1 will be offered at 50% OFF on Saturdays in December. PSA – IFB …

14
Nov

Christmas Newsletter 2017

Hello and Merry Christmas! You will find the link to our Christmas Newsletter 2017 below, please check it out! Christmas 2017 Newsletter In this newsletter you will find information about: Christmas Programs & Events A Message from our Executive Director Suggestions for Christmas Involvement