Regina Food Bank

Queen City Ex cancelled for 2020

Jun 3, 2020 | 10:26am

The Queen City Ex has been cancelled this year. The 2020 edition is the latest event in Saskatchewan to be cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  It was to go July 29-August 1 Regina Exhibition Association Limited President and CEO Tim Reid said it was a difficult and necessary decision to make. “We’re a business that […]

Food Banks of Saskatchewan launch $6-million fundraising campaign during COVID-19 pandemic

Apr 2, 2020 | 2:18pm

All 32 of Saskatchewan’s Food Banks are asking for your help during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Food Banks of Saskatchewan have launched a $6-million dollar campaign in hope of supporting food bank operations across Saskatchewan for the next six months. Regina Food Bank CEO John Bailey said they are asking for monetary donations at this […]

Regina Food Bank not planning on closing doors in wake of COVID-19

Mar 17, 2020 | 4:16pm

Many are closing up shop temporarily because of COVID-19, but the Regina Food Bank isn’t considering that—at least not yet. CEO John Bailey says they have a service to provide and if people can’t get food that is a problem. He says things are OK at this time. “There’s a fine line between a call […]

Regina Food Bank asking for donations, volunteers

Jan 18, 2020 | 3:00pm

The Regina Food Bank is in need of your help at this time of year. The food bank typically sees a decrease in donations after a major surge during the holidays. However, that doesn’t mean the needs of those who use the food bank diminish with the new year. Regina Food Bank CEO John Bailey […]

Regina Food Bank receives large food donation after north Walmart fire

Jan 15, 2020 | 6:56pm

There’s some positivity coming from the north Regina Walmart fire from December as 36,000 pounds of canned food has been donated to the Regina Food Bank by the store. As the store is still closed after the December 9th fire allegedly started by a 12 year-old Regina boy, most of the food on the shelves […]

Regina Food Bank kicks off 33rd Annual Food Drive

Oct 7, 2019 | 1:25pm

It’s the time of year when people are giving to help those who are less fortunate. The Regina Food Bank is starting up their annual Food Drive, and they’re looking for citizens to help contribute to their initiative. Beginning on October 12, the food bank will be dropping off paper bags on doorsteps throughout the […]

Purolator Tackle Hunger event taking place Saturday

Sep 13, 2019 | 12:11pm

Rider fans heading to Saturday’s game against the Montreal Alouettes will be able to once again take part in the Purolator Tackle Hunger campaign. Fans will be able to bring their non-perishable food or cash donations to the game, and in turn will be able to get a picture taken with the Grey Cup. All […]

Regina Food Bank receives visit from Saskatchewan Roughriders

Sep 3, 2019 | 9:30pm

A pair of Saskatchewan Roughriders visited the Regina Food Bank Tuesday to officially kick off the Purolator Tackle Hunger campaign. Charleston Hughes and AC Leonard both toured the facility and met with volunteers to get a first-hand look at the way things work at the facility. Leonard said the need for food is great. “You […]

Flip For Hunger pancake breakfast collecting donations for Regina Food Bank

Aug 4, 2019 | 8:03am

A breakfast event happening Sunday morning at the Queen City Ex is hoping to collect some food donations for those in need in Regina and area. The annual Flip For Hunger pancake breakfast takes place from 10:30 a.m. until noon on the QCX grounds. This is the ninth year of the event which offers a free […]