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Do good in your hood // April 11, 2017

Doing GOOD in your Hood


Giving back to your community
Calgary is filled with caring people that make such a large city feel like a small community. Donating a few hours a week can make a big difference to an organizations and people in need. Calgary offers many different opportunities for individuals and groups of all ages to give back.
The employees of Avalon donate time each month to Brown Bagging for Calgary’s Kids with an average of 62 people volunteering weekly positively impacts about 3200 kids daily. The main kitchen is located in the heart of downtown Calgary and extends across the city through multiple communities. You can get involved as a corporate or community group or as an individual and start making an impact that begins with a heartfelt lunch. For more information please visit the BB4CK website: http://bb4ck.org/
Calgary Meals on Wheels has volunteer opportunities available as Meal Delivery Driver, Office Support, and Ambassador for Special Events. This service . For more information on volunteering please visit https://mealsonwheels.com/become-a-volunteer/

Spend a few hours a week with Alberta Health Services providing company to those who don’t have friends and family to visit regularly. Pull up a seat and listen to some stories, play games or simply give someone the comfort of company. For more information please visit the AHS Website: http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/info/Page12616.aspx

Have any non perishable food items you don’t need? At the Calgary Food Bank donations of time and money are what keep the organization running for all of our neighbors in need. The process of organizing and distributing the food required a large amount of volunteers For more ways you can give to Calgarians in need of meals please visit: http://www.calgaryfoodbank.com/volunteer/

There are many different positions around the Calgary Humane Society for anyone 16 years or over who wants to volunteer their time to care for a variety of animals. You can help clean and feed these animals to prepare them for their new homes! For more information please visit the Calgary Humane society webpage: http://www.calgaryhumane.ca/get-involved/volunteer/

For more information or other ways you can donate your time, please follow the following link. http://calgaryarea.com/index.php?p=volunteer

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