Loblaw Spring Campaign
May 19, 2014
Loblaw Extra Helping Spring Campaign
The Loblaw Extra Helping Spring Campaign ran April 4-24. One hundred per cent of food donations and 85 per cent of cash donations from these bi-annual campaigns go directly to the local food bank, while the remaining 15 per cent of donated cash will support provincial food bank programs. Thanks to the support and generosity of customers, in 2013, the Extra Helping™ Food Drive raised more than $1.9 million in funds and over 1.5 million pounds of food for food banks across the country. The next campaign will just before the holiday season.
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You can donate to the Alberta Food Banks Rural Food Bank Assistance Fund. This fund is available to rural member food banks to assist with various needs. Food banks complete an application and submit it to the Alberta Food Banks office. Each application is reviewed by the Alberta Food Banks board of directors.