Building strong communities, supporting thriving families

We make it a priority to do business with local farming families like River Valley Speciality Farm near Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Our Mission

A part of our communities for over 100 years

Our community work expands and draws closely on building an enhanced shared value in the communities that we operate. We focus on working with these communities to be partners in our efforts to create a sustainable, caring and healthy future.

  • Giving Back to our Communities

    Giving Back to our Communities

    Our local partners – schools, foodbanks, and other social services – are the bedrock of our communities. We do more than just donate, it’s critical we build meaningful relationships and find ways to collectively give back to the community. Through our time, innovative projects, sponsorships, and fundraisers we have the privilege to partner with the local organizations that enhance the lives of our customers, team members and communities.

  • Local Suppliers

    Local Suppliers

    We work to support the viability of growers, ranchers and suppliers in our local communities.

  • Food for All

    Food for All

    We help those in need to access food by supporting local food banks and school meal programs.

  • Children and Health

    Children and Health

    We provide support for the most urgent health needs of the children and families in our communities, including Children's Hospitals in all provinces we serve.


kids are delivered healthy locally grown snacks by Save-On-Foods throughout the school year – our partnership with Ag in the Classroom delivers healthy local snacks to every public school and First Nation school in British Columbia.


  • 1Work with our communities and suppliers to completely eliminate food and packaging waste.
  • 2Increase awareness about locally sourced products, environmental impacts of products, and local supplier inventories.
  • 3Building on our work with disaster relief in communities, Save-On-Foods will initiate conversations within the business sector to create a more efficient emergency response network.

How we’re bringing our commitments to life

  • Expanding youth programs with 4-H

    Partnering with 4-H programs in Western Canada to help connect young leaders of tomorrow with 4-H youth clubs in hundreds of our communities.

  • Bringing Agriculture to the Classroom

    Spreading the word about agriculture and healthy eating to students and teachers throughout British Columbia.

  • Thirty years of support for Children's Hospitals

    Donations, fundraising and more, all in support of Children's Hospitals in B.C. and Alberta.

  • Feeding hungry kids

    Toonies for Tummies is a campaign that helps feed hungry children healthy breakfasts and mid-morning snacks while at school.

  • Tackling wildfire season in our communities

    We contribute to the swift recovery of our local communities by providing our immediate support when they need us the most.

  • Bringing nutrition to kids all year

    By partnering with I Can For Kids, Save-On-Foods has helped provide over 212,000 meals to kids in Calgary over their summer break.

  • Connecting youth one conversation at a time

    Save-On-Foods supports the Adam’s Apples Foundation in their mission to support mental health literacy in children.

  • Food for all

    Each year, Save-On-Foods donates good and raises funds for Western Canadian food banks.

Giving Back

We are proud to be partners with Do Some Good in our commitment to building a community of like-minded, socially responsible community leaders who positively impact our non-profit sector with their time and talent. Launched as Volinspire in 2015, Do Some Good is a game changer in the landscape of employee engagement, volunteer connections and social impact. No matter where in Canada you’re located, you can get connected to social issues that matter most to you. Volunteer. Inspire your community and Do Some Good!