CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 27, 2011) -

Who: Representatives from Husky Energy, The City of Calgary, Calgary Police Services, Calgary EMS, Western Canada High School, Girl Guides, and the Calgary Food Bank.

What: 2011 Husky Help the Hungry Week in support of the Calgary Food Bank

When: Monday, May 30, 2011

11:00am to 11:45am

Where: Husky Energy Head Office – lobby of Western Canadian Place

707 - 8 Ave SW

Why: To kick off Husky Help the Hungry Week, share details about the week to come, and officially proclaim the week of May 30th Husky Help the Hungry Week.

Now in its 14th year, Help the Hungry Week has brought together organizations from the corporate and community sectors, in support of the Calgary Food Bank. The partners in this year's campaign will talk about their involvement and how they believe Calgarians can become part of the solution.

A Week in Their Kitchen, an annual part of Help the Hungry Week, will also launch on this day. Average Calgarians representing a broad selection of ages, incomes and experiences will receive an Emergency Food Hamper from the Calgary Food Bank. Each participant will prepare their week's meals and snacks from the contents of their hamper and blog about their experiences daily. Follow the blog at

The media is invited to participate in this kick-off press conference. Representatives from all our event partners will be available for interview and photos.

This release is transmitted courtesy of Marketwire.

Contact Information:

Calgary Food Bank
Keoma Duce
Development Coordinator - Community Initiatives