Regina Food Bank

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 […]

Regina Foodbank is managing increased demand

Jun 6, 2022 | 12:36pm

Just like others across the country, demand is up at the Regina Foodbank. A new survey from Food Banks Canada suggests lower-income households are struggling the most to put meals on the table as the price of food, gas and housing increases. There are a few reasons for the uptick according to Regina Foodbank CEO, […]

Regina Skills and Trades Centre helps Regina Food Bank on major project

Mar 17, 2022 | 11:52am

A lot of good things are being done at the same time on the roof of one of the Regina Food Bank’s buildings. The Regina Trades and Skills Centre (RTSC) brought roofing students to help with 5,000 square feet of the Regina Food Bank’s roof replacement. “It’s a win win for everybody involved, ” said […]

Inflation is driving up the need at Regina’s Foodbank.

Mar 14, 2022 | 4:22pm

Food costs are on the rise and the increase is beginning to take it’s toll on families.  The Regina Foodbank had seen a dramatic increase two years ago at the rise of the pandemic. This increase has continued to grow – and now with rising costs, the situation is only getting worse. Vice president of […]

Buying a beer in Regina could help out the Food Bank

Dec 9, 2021 | 3:48pm

It’s something that hasn’t been done before in Regina, but it is something that a group of Regina bars are doing with the Regina Food Bank to try and fight hunger in the community. Pile O’Bones Brewing along with Leopold’s Tavern and Victoria’s Tavern are offering up a limited edition “Community Lager” beer with all […]

Regina Food Bank preparing for holiday season and winter lull that follows

Nov 8, 2021 | 2:49pm

As the holidays approach and giving is on the minds of many, the Regina Food Bank wants to remind people they are always in need of donations, regardless of the time of year. CEO John Bailey says if you aren’t sure what to donate, there are a few items that are always in high demand. […]

Regina Food Bank launches Mosaic Million Meal Challenge

Sep 28, 2021 | 4:08pm

The COVID-19 pandemic forced many families to turn to the Regina Food Bank for support. Last year the Regina Food Bank experienced a record breaking year in usage and this year they are trending towards breaking that record. CEO of the Regina Food Bank John Bailey says in 2020 there were 114,000 points of service […]

KrugoFest set up begins in downtown Regina

Jul 7, 2021 | 2:52pm

KrugoFest kicks off this weekend at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel parkade rooftop. Krugo CEO Kirk Morrison says while the provincial restrictions will change on July 11, not much will change from one set of weekend shows to the next. “I think largely what will change might be what folks do before and what they […]

A drive-thru food drive is taking place at the Regina Food bank Wednesday

Jul 7, 2021 | 6:10am

Canada Life is holding a drive-thru food drive at the Regina Food Bank Wednesday from 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Those wanting to take part can bring cash or non-perishable and produce donations to the food bank, Canada Life will be matching donations up to 5,000 lbs. Food Bank CEO John Bailey says this event […]

Doc Walker and Gord Bamford will perform as KrugoFest returns to Regina this summer

Jun 8, 2021 | 8:11am

KrugoFest, the summer rooftop concert series in downtown Regina, is coming back for a second consecutive year in 2021. This year performance headliners will be Gord Bamford on July 9, The Sheepdogs on July 10, Doc Walker July 16, and Big Wreck on July 17. Much like 2020, KrugoFest will once again be set on […]