Provincial Conference May 21-23, 2014
This annual event is an opportunity for food banks in Alberta to come together and share, learn, connect and network with the food bank community in Alberta. The 2014 conference is being held in Edmonton May 21-23 and brings together like-minded individuals and organizations interested in the food bank sector. The theme for 2014 is: Growing Our Thriving Network. More than 75 food bank staff and volunteers from all across the province are registered to attend this 2-day event.
Two food banks are being showcased as part of the event - Edmonton's Food Bank and the St. Albert Food Bank and Community Village are both hosting special dinner and tour events in the evenings. Topics of workshops held over the two days include: Safe Food Handling, Media Relations, Board Engagement, Volunteer Management, and The Value of Numbers.