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Oilfields Food Bank: Serving the Foothills

canned food in bagOilfields Food Bank, (aka) Turner Valley & District Food Bank Association, serves Turner Valley, Black Diamond, Longview, Millarville and Priddis as well as the surrounding MD of Foothills. We are a member of the Alberta Food Bank Association.

We’re located in the United Church in the Valley, 125 Royal Ave., Turner Valley (across from the elementary school). We are open Tuesday afternoons between 1 and 3pm. To donate cheques should be payable to Oilfields Food Bank and our mailing address is Oilfields Food Bank, Box 1318, Turner Valley, AB T0L 2A0. For more information you can call Wendy: 403-861-1847 or email: windygal@telus.net.

Consider Becoming a Member of the Food Bank

2014 Memberships are only $5 for the year. Becoming a member provides you with the opportunity to help us achieve our goals in 2014 and we’ll keep you informed about what’s happening by sending the e-newsletter. You may renew or purchase your membership by either dropping by on Tuesdays between 1 and 3pm or mailing your cheque to our address above.

Food Bank donation boxThanks to the following locations for hosting our donation boxes:

In Black Diamond:

• AG Foods

• Griffiths Memorial Centre

• Glen Mead Park II

• The Fire Hall

In Turner Valley:

• United Church in the Valley

• Valley Neighbour’s Club

• The Turner Valley Legion

• The Fire Hall

• Turner Valley Post Office – collection box for money donations only

In Longview:

• The Fire Hall

Food Bank Canada - logoFood Banks Canada believes that everyone in Canada has the right to physical and economic access, at all times, to sufficient, safe and nutritious food which meets their dietary needs and food preferences.

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