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Who We Are, What We Do

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Interfaith Food Bank Society of Lethbridge recognizes the human dignity of those in need and provides food and access to services and resources generated from within our community.


In partnership with the community, Interfaith Food Bank Society of Lethbridge is a leader in alleviating hunger and its root causes.

What we do:

We have been providing support to citizens of Lethbridge and area since 1989, acting as a bridge between a community of donors and those who are in need through:


Who we serve:  Our Emergency Food Assistance programs cater to those in a variety of situations, ranging from single-parenthood, to seniors on fixed incomes, to the under or unemployed, or to those with other social or economic barriers.  A survey done in March 2021 tells us 48.5% of our clients receive some form of government assistance due to disability or inability to enter the work force, 18.5% are “working poor” or collected Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB), 12.5% are students or seniors, 13% only receive child tax benefits, and the remaining 7.5% are in short-term financial crisis.

In 2021, we served 14,500 individuals in Lethbridge and area, 41% of whom are children. One in every second household that accesses food bank services has children living in the home.

Our Kitchen, Garden and Outreach programs are available to ALL community members, as we work to empower our society towards systems that promote food security for all.  Food bank families are encouraged to participate in these “universal” programs that are welcome to everyone, which can build natural and informal connections and mentoring opportunities.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]Member of:
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2021 Interfaith Food Bank Statistics

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