Thank you for helping us feed our community's hungry!!!

Monetary Donations

When making your next charitable donation, please consider the Bow Valley Food Bank and the families in our community. The Food Bank must purchase food each year to supplement food donations and provide nutritionally balanced hampers.

The Bow Valley Food Bank is a registered charity and tax receipts can be issued for monetary donations of $20 or more. To make your donation by mail complete the printable form and send it to Bow Valley Food Bank, Box 8071 Canmore AB, T1W 2T8 or drop it off at our location 20 Sandstone Terrace, Canmore.

Do you know.... Monetary Donation can be made online?????
Please click Canada Helps Logo below to visit the link. Thank you again for your support!!!


Food Donations

Any non-perishable food items can be dropped off at food drop boxes located at both major grocery stores in Canmore. Larger food donations can be dropped off directly to the Food Bank. Please call ahead to 678-9488 and arrange a drop off time.

When making a food donation, please consider these general guidelines:

- Only donate items you would eat

- Check that items are not older than their “Best Before” date

- Make sure all items are unopened


Wish List

Most Needed
Bulk Food
Personal Care
Peanut Butter - S
Toilet Paper
Peanut Butter - M
Canned Fruit
Canned Vegetables
Hand Soap
Juice - 1L
Juice Boxes
Granola Bars







Most Needed Items: Peanut Butter (Small & Medium), Canned Fruit are our top three wish list.

Bulk Food Items: We repakage bulk food items into smaller portions for hampers. Larger packages are welcomed.

Personal Care Items: It is not included in our regular hampers, they are nice to have.

Download "BVFB Wish List"