Community has always been at the heart of everything we do. Our community needs us now more than ever and Calgary Co-op is here.
Calgary Co-op Cares charitable foundation provides support our most vulnerable including: seniors, children, the homeless and families at risk.
We are proud to support the Calgary Food Bank in its mission to work with the community to fight hunger. It is the first line of emergency food support for families and individuals facing crisis. Their collaboration and food support to hundreds of other charitable organizations works to address the root causes of food insecurity.
We are proud to support the Airdrie Food bank. The Airdrie Food Bank is the first line of emergency food support for families and individuals facing crisis.
We are proud to support the Wheatland Food bank. The Wheatland County Food Bank helps and prepares about 800 hampers a year for needy people who live in Wheatland County.
We are proud to support the Salvation Army High River Food Bank. The food bank supports families in need in the High River and area with food and essentials.
We are proud to support Brown Bagging for Calgary’s Kids, a program that works with community groups and volunteers to provide lunches to approximately 5,000 kids each school day. School staff help identify young students in need, then retirees, parent groups and local businesses help to make each bagged lunch. This program ensures students have the nutrition they need to achieve their best.
We are proud to support The Calgary Seniors’ Society. Calgary Seniors provides support for seniors who are most at risk, enabling them to receive critical social, emotional and practical support. Calgary Co-op's support includes providing emergency food and essential products to seniors in need.
We are proud to support the Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter which provides safe and secure accommodations, food, clothing, referral services and counselling for women and families who are fleeing abuse.
WE ARE HERE TO HELP. Whether you a victim of family violence and abuse, are looking to support someone, or are a man looking for help, contact the 24-Hour Family Violence Helpline: 403-234-7233 (SAFE), email: firstname.lastname@example.org or text: 403-604-6689. If you are in danger, call 911.
We work with The Children’s Cottage Society to provide families staying at Brenda’s House, an emergency shelter for families experiencing homelessness, with nutritious meals. Designed by a dietician, meals at Brenda’s House are served to families in need, three times per day.
We are proud to support Calgary Meals on Wheels, a service that offers a Home Meal Delivery Program to provide those in need with freshly-chilled or frozen meals. This service promotes health and independence by offering clients access to nutritional meals every day of the year, delivered right to their doorsteps by our caring volunteers.
The Mustard Seed is a safe and supportive place where individuals experiencing barriers associated with poverty and homelessness can have their physical needs met in the short term through shelter, food, and clothing. In the long term, the process to heal and grow mentally, emotionally, and spiritually for a better life down the road can begin through a variety of physical and mental wellness services.