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Updated May 6, 2020

In the Edmonton way, our community is working together to help those impacted by COVID-19.

‘Edmonton Gives’ is for individuals, businesses and organizations that wish to contribute to Edmonton's pandemic relief and recovery efforts. The site offers connection points to the social agency partners that work on the front lines of our community.

Your donations can provide vital support where it’s needed most.

Now more than ever the simple idea that inspires CONNECTEDMONTON is clear: to achieve what we set out to do, Edmontonians are better together than we are alone.

COVID-19 City Updates

How Can I Help?

Individuals can learn how they can make donations and volunteer their time.
Businesses and Organizations can learn how they can make donations.

Seeking Space: Together We Are Strong

Are you a property owner with available vacant space in Edmonton’s core that could be used to support an urgent need by The Mustard Seed

For over 35 years, The Mustard Seed has served people experiencing poverty and homelessness, and has become a haven for those needing help.

The Mustard Seed is now seeking space to continue offering overnight and/or daytime support for Edmontonians experiencing homelessness. The organization seeks a space with the following minimum requirements:

  • 1,393 square metres (15,000 square feet) of contiguous space
  • All utilities on site, including operational washrooms
  • Close proximity to Edmonton's central core

How Can Property Owners Help?

Any business or individual able to offer space or support, or anyone interested in learning more about the Mustard Seed’s space requirements can contact the organization directly for more information. 

To learn more about the COVID response to vulnerable populations, please visit Homeward Trust.

Your Questions Answered

Find out more information about how you can help by reaching out to

No one should go hungry. Help is available during these difficult times.

The City of Edmonton and a range of agencies and organizations are working together to ensure food is available for all Edmontonians. For more information about the services available, please call 211.

Actions You Can Take

Due to the impacts of COVID-19 in our community, everyone must do their part to keep each other safe. Continue to follow the advice of Alberta Health Services.

  • Practice physical distancing (stay at least 2 metres apart from others in public spaces)
  • Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
  • Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue or your elbow
  • Avoid touching your face with unwashed hands
  • Avoid travel outside Canada
  • Watch for COVID-19 symptoms: cough, fever, shortness of breath, runny nose or sore throat


This page is for information purposes only, and the City of Edmonton is not soliciting donations of any kind, financial or in-kind. The City of Edmonton does not endorse, represent, or warrant the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of any information provided. Links to other websites are inserted for convenience only and do not constitute endorsement by the City of Edmonton. The City of Edmonton is not liable for any loss resulting from any action taken or reliance made by you on any information listed on this website.

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