Food Hamper requests doubles since October at Airdrie Food Bank

Airdrie Food Bank (Photo Credits - Airdrie Food Bank)

"This year in particular, the need has more than doubled and that started in early October. That tells us that there are more hungry people" - Christine Taylor, Events, Marketing and communications Manager at Airdrie Food Bank

 

 

Airdrie Food Bank in southern Alberta is seeing hamper request numbers double, that started in October.

Christine Taylor, events, Marketing and communications manager at Airdrie Food Bank talks about seeing the number of hamper requests doubling within the community.

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Christine Taylor, events, marketing & communications manager at Airdrie Food Bank (Photo Credits - Airdrie Food Bank)

 

Taylor says that everyday is different at the Airdrie Food bank, saying that the food bank wouldn't be able to do what they do for their community without the 300 volunteers.

Airdire Food Bank Volunteer (Photo Credits - Airdrie Food Bank)

 

Taylor talks about the many ways that people can help towards the food bank, such as funds and donations, or offering to volunteer.

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Airdrie Food Bank Hamper (Photo Credits - Airdrie Food Bank)

 

For more information, visit airdriefoodbank.com

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