Food & Nutrition

1 in 5 Calgarians worry about whether they have enough money to buy food. Take a look at how we can help!

Need Food NOW?

Contact BowWest for a referral to the Calgary Food Bank or the St. Vincent de Paul Society. Our offices also stock some food for emergencies.

Fresh Market Connections

Visit BowWest’s very own Fresh Market Connections. Held every two weeks at the Bowness and Ranchlands offices, Fresh Market Connections gives BowWest clients direct access to free fresh fruit, vegetables, and other nutritious food products.


Cancelled until further notice due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Good Food Box

Operated by Community Kitchen Program of Calgary, the Good Food Box lets Calgarians buy fresh fruit and vegetables at lower cost. Prices vary depending on the size of food box purchased. People order and pick up their Good Food Boxes at various locations, including the BowWest office in Bowness. Good Food Box subsidies are available. Contact a BowWest Advocate at 403-374-0448 for more information.