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 – …

5
Feb

What’s Cooking in the Kitchen?!

Each week a new meal is prepared. Participants are able to bring home the meal(s) they prepared! Pre-registration required! Call our Kitchen Coordinator at 403-320-8138. This community kitchen program provides free cooking sessions that are intended to teach healthy eating on a limited budget. FREE two hour classes are offered Monday through Friday, guided by …

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 …

13
Mar

Shop Smart and Collective Kitchen

Shop Smart is a free 2-hour class focused on learning how to Shop Smart to make your grocery shopping less stressful and more affordable. The class includes label reading, information about core nutrients and family meal planning, and wraps up with a grocery store tour for a hands on demonstration on how to make a …

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 …

7
Apr

AMA Shredding Event

AMA is hosting their shredding event on Sat, April 7, 2018 at the Lethbridge ENMAX Centre (2510 Scenic Drive South). You can guard against identity theft by shredding no-longer-needed personal documents at AMA’s shredding event. Shred It will have trucks on site doing the paper shredding again this year. Events are FREE; however, foodbank donations …

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 …