Our Christmas Hamper Program is designed to assist families facing food insecurity during the holiday season. At this time of year, those who can give generously to those who are struggling to make ends meet. The Program also facilitates our donors and sponsors in directing their generosity to those most vulnerable. This program is available to everyone no matter your religion.
In order to qualify for a Christmas Hamper, you must book an appointment with us. We will require your 2021 Income Tax Return along with personal information such as income and basic expenses (which includes government/income supports, rent, mortgage, utilities, childcare, medical), proof of residence, proof of family members and birthdates (Alberta Health Care, Drivers License, Birth Certificate, Passport, Immigration papers) if not already provided.
THIS INFORMATION WILL BE STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL BETWEEN YOU AND OUR CLIENT CARE COORDINATOR unless you agree to share the information with other service providers.
At this appointment we will also be asking questions with respect to diversity and inclusion. You will be asked food specific questions on your food preferences to give us an understanding on which foods are inappropriate for religious, cultural or ethnic reasons as well as give us an understanding on which foods are staples for religious, cultural or ethnic reasons. YOUR NAME WILL NOT BE USED AND YOU WILL NOT BE IDENTIFIED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.
HAMPER REGISTRATION WILL OPEN NOVEMBER 1st UNTIL NOVEMBER 30th. PLEASE MAKE A NOTE OF THESE DATES AS LATE REQUESTS CANNOT BE ACCOMMODATED.