For many families in Saskatoon, the coronavirus pandemic has caused a devastating blow to their food supplies. Several organizations, including the Saskatoon Food Bank, HISD, and YMCA, are currently assisting families amid the pandemic. If your family is experiencing financial difficulties, we’ve compiled a list of places in the Saskatoon area that you can turn for help with dining.
Here are the dates and key times for food distribution events this week and weekend:
Thursday May 14th
- Northside High School, 1101 Quitman Street, 3 p.m.
- Sharpstown High School, 7504 Bissonnet Street, 3 p.m.
- East End YMCA is hosted at AAMA Sanchez Charter School, 6001 Gulf Freeway at 11 a.m. until supplies last
- Harriet and Joe Foster Family YMCA, 1234 West 34th Street, 11 a.m. until supplies last
- Edgar A. Smith family, 14650 Highway 3, Webster, TX 77598, 11 a.m. until supplies last
- Greater Grace Church (food distribution), 10800 Scott Street, 1-6pm
- Tellepsen Family YMCA (pantry), 808 Pease Street, 3-6pm
- Aldine-Greenspoint YMCA (children’s meals), Tom Wussow Park, 500 Greens Road, 9-11 a.m.
Salvation Army event
- East Harris County, Pasadena Corps Community Center, 2732 Cherrybrook Lane, 11:30 a.m. until supplies last (maximum of 1 bag per car)
Friday 15th May
- Chavez High School, 8501 Howard Drive, 3 p.m.
- Waltrip High School, 1900 West 34th Street, 3 p.m.
- 1232 Alief Clodine Road, 11am until supplies last
- MD Anderson Family YMCA, 705 Calvacade Street, 11 a.m. until supplies last
- Wendel D. Ley family YMCA, 15055 Wallisville Road, 11am until supplies last
- YMCA International Services (pantry), Westpark Drive, Suite 600, noon to 2pm
- Church Without Walls (food distribution), 5725 Queenston Blvd., 1pm to 6pm
Saturday May 16
- Aldine-Greenspoint YMCA At North Saskatoon Skate Park, 12351 Kuykendahl Road, 11am until supplies last
- Join YMCA, 6700 Bellaire Boulevard, 11am until supplies last
- Pasadena Convention Center, 7902 Fairmont Parkway, Pasadena, TX, 1:00 p.m. until supplies last