Alberta at Noon | Dec 19, 2012 | 50:43
Wednesday December 19, 2012
the CBC's Angela Knight talks to Calgary Interfaith Food Bank chair Richard Alexander about "Blitz Day" and Petro-Canada Retiree Dave Finnimore about a big donation. Bryan Egan of Duckerings Transport explains how his firm and other trucking companies help food banks throughout the province. Red Deer collector Ian Cotton describes the long wait to bring his two decommissioned jet fighters across the Canada-U.S. border. Ida Wagland, a long time volunteer with the Turner Valley Food Bank, looks at the many volunteers involved in helping out in her community, and the growing reliance on the food bank. Home economist Lia Kurylo of the ATCO Blue Flame Kitchen takes calls on stretching our food dollars.