Regina Food Bank

2023 Smile Cookie campaign raises over $171,000 for Regina Food Bank

Jun 10, 2023 | 10:09am

The Regina Food Bank and local Tim Hortons raised $171,181 for this year’s Smile Cookie campaign. As the 2023 Smile Cookie charity partner, one hundred percent of Smile Cookie proceeds from 19 local Tim Hortons restaurants were donated to the food bank to feed people with food insecurity. Mike Di Stasi, who spoke on behalf […]

Smile Cookie campaign partners with Regina Food Bank

May 2, 2023 | 2:34pm

This week marks the start of Smile Cookies at Tim Horton locations across the country, including in the Queen City. All locations will donate their proceeds from Smile Cookie purchases to the Regina Food Bank, marking the second time the pair has partnered up. John Bailey, the CEO of the Regina Food Bank, said that […]

Regina Trade and Skills students help Food Bank with reroofing

Mar 17, 2023 | 9:33am

The Regina Trade and Skills Centre (RTSC) has partnered with the Regina Food Bank to reroof the Food Bank’s new building. Students from RTSC Commercial & Industrial Roofing class will take their training to the site by reroofing 7100 square feet of Regina’s Food Banks’ main building. The building improvement would have originally cost Regina […]

Regina council approves Regina Food Bank expansion

Dec 9, 2022 | 6:28am

Regina’s city council has approved entering a lease with the Regina Food Bank to help create a community food hub in the city’s downtown. Under the deal, the food bank has been granted a decade-long lease for 1720 12th Avenue for $1 per year. The food bank will operate outside a former SLGA store beside […]

Moose Jaw Food Bank encourages residents to donate this Thanksgiving

Oct 10, 2022 | 12:06pm

After sitting around the table sharing thanks and food with your family and friends, it’s good to remember the people and families who might be not as fortunate. “Thanksgiving and this time of year is a great example of how food can connect us all and how food insecurity can really be an isolating experience […]

Smile cookies return with proceeds going to the Regina Food Bank

Sep 18, 2022 | 12:00pm

Tim Hortons is bringing smiles back to Regina with its annual smile cookie campaign. For the city’s 2022 campaign, the Regina Food Bank has been chosen as the charity partner. “We’re so excited to see the community has our back once again,” said CEO of the Regina Food Bank, John Bailey. Smile cookie week kicks […]

Regina Food Bank receiving positive feedback on lunch programs

Sep 15, 2022 | 4:50am

With rising food costs, the Regina Food Bank has become a refuge for many individuals and families across the city. In the spring, the food bank partnered with schools in both the public and catholic divisions and launched a variety of different lunch programs. This allows the food bank to connect with and feed students […]

Classic Car Show Raises over $46,000 for Regina Food Bank

Sep 7, 2022 | 11:45am

A great day with shiny cars, and a helping hand to the Regina Foodbank. Access Communications announced its 15th annual show and shine raised $46,300 for the food bank. “The Labour Day Show N Shine is such an incredible example of our community coming together and this year brought together more fun and more sun […]

World Champ Eater Ready to Defend Donut Crown at QCX

Jul 7, 2022 | 3:55pm

Hot off his 15th Nathan’s Hotdog eating championship – Joey Chestnut has his sights set on the mini donut crown at this year’s Queen City Exhibition. If you think you have what it takes – you can attempt to best Chestnut in the big event August 5th, as part of a fundraiser for the Regina […]

Regina Food Bank launches program to feed students and families

Jun 9, 2022 | 3:29pm

Regina Food Bank launched a new School Food Program to improve food security and attendance. The Food Bank has partnered with the Regina Public Schools, Regina Catholic Schools, and the Mother Teresa Middle School to offer the program. They have also partnered with AGT Foods, which has committed to a three-year partnership, providing $75,000 in […]