APPLY FOR A HAMPER?

Since 1977, the Airdrie 1st Club (formerly Lioness Club) has helped many families in need enjoy the Christmas Season.

Should you find yourself needing our assistance, please do not hesitate to apply.


How To Apply

Emailing the Self Referral Form to us at info@airdrie1st.com

The following documentation may be required during the screening process

• Government issued ID for all family members (adults and children)
• Previous 2 months bank statements
• Previous month utility bill
• Previous 60 days Income Verification
• Previous rent/mortgage receipts (if not listed on bank statements).
• Loan Documentation (if not listed on bank statements).

The Airdrie 1st Club reserves the right to refuse a referral/request.  Should you not be approved, we suggest you contact the Airdrie Food Bank for assistance with a food hamper.

Abuse of our Program and its principles of generosity
among our citizens will not be tolerated.


Download the Self Referral Form



FAQ

How do I apply for a Gift Card Package?

Applications can be made by emailing the Self Referral Form;to us at info@airdrie1st.com or call (403) 660-1569
One of our club volunteers will be in touch with you within 7 days of your application being submitted, after this it will depend on how long it takes for you and the volunteer to be able to connect to finish the screening process


Who is eligible to receive a gift card package?

All applicants will be screened by the Hamper Program Screeners. Eligibility is based on income, and you must be a resident of Airdrie, Alberta. Residents of Calgary or surrounding areas are not eligible.

Important Information:

All applicants will be subject to screening to determine need. Screening will be done over the phone and you may be required to provide any or all of the following:



• Government issued ID for all family members (adults and children)
• Previous 2 months bank statements
• Previous month utility bill
• Previous 60 days Income Verification
• Previous rent/mortgage receipts (if not listed on bank statements).
• Loan Documentation (if not listed on bank statements).

The Airdrie 1st Club reserves the right to refuse a referral/request. Should you not be approved, we suggest you contact the Airdrie Food Bank for assistance with a food hamper.


How do I receive the Gift Card Hamper?

You will need to do your application and complete your screening process with a Airdrie 1st member. Once this process is complete and you have been approved, we will assign your application a number. An Airdrie 1st Member will call you once we have completed our paperwork. You will receive your package number and delivery day/time.


If I complete the paperwork when will I get the Gift Card Package?

If your application is accepted, you will be given a location and time to pick up your Gift Card Package on Sunday, December 19th ,2021. One of our volunteers will call you with this information on or before Thursday December 16th, 2021


What is in a Gift Card Package?

A Gift Card Package is an assortment of gift cards that, you the recipient, will be able to use to by presents for you and the family member you listed on your application, along with gift cards to purchase food for your Holiday meal.


Can I include visitors in my family size for the Gift Card Package?

No. This Program is intended to serve the residents of a particular household, as qualified through screening.

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403.660.1569
info@airdrie1st.com

P.O. Box 80102
Downtown RPO
Airdrie, Alberta
T4B 2V8
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