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October 2017

Her Story — Rewritten: A Fundraiser for the SA Foundation

October 12, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Her Story — Rewritten: A Fundraiser for the SA Foundation, 105 - 12 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G 1A1 Canada
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BIG PROBLEM… Did you know that trafficking in women and children for sexual exploitation is the fastest growing business of organized crime globally? BIG HOPE… Did you know that you can literally rewritesomeone’s life story by becoming a CHAMPION for FREEDOM? "I will, FOREVER, fight for their FREEDOM… unconditionally! " Brian - Champion for Hope IMAGINE being a Champion for Hope like Brian, having the ability to rescue a woman and child from the only life they have known and to be the catalyst in their journey for FREEDOM! For…

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Dinner for Doors Fundraising Evening in Support of Accessible Housing

October 12, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Grey Eagle Resort & Casino, 3777 Grey Eagle Drive
Calgary, Alberta T3E 3X8 Canada
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$99 - $790

Help us open more doors to accessible and affordable homes for Calgarians with limited mobility. Our annual fundraiser, Dinner for Doors is an experiential evening that strives to elevate levels of awareness of accessibility challenges and inspire compassion for people in need of adequate housing. Guests experience part of the evening in a wheelchair, with a walker, vision-limiting glasses and other aides. The evening will include an impactful client story, presentation of awards including the Kent Hehr Leadership Award, silent auction…

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November 2017

2nd Annual Bridging Communities: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Family Violence Prevention

November 1, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Hotel Alma, 169 University Gate Northwest
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4 Canada
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With funding provided from the Calgary Domestic Violence Collective (CDVC) & Alberta Community & Social Services, we are extremely pleased to host Bridging Communities through Strengthened Collaboration, a one day interdisciplinary conference for professionals in Alberta on various topics surrounding family violence prevention. The conference is part of the CDVC’s commitment to provide educational opportunities, increase public awareness and engage the community in ending domestic violence. Conference Agenda 8:30 - 9:00 AM Registration & Breakfast Buffet 9:00 - 9:15 AM…

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Strong Not Wrong Fundraising Event

November 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gerry Thomas Art Gallery, 602 11 Avenue Southwest
Calgary, Alberta T2R 1J8 Canada
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STRONG NOT WRONG Fundraising Event Proudly brought to you by Cenovus Energy You are invited for an inspiring evening full of art, live music, delicious hors d'oeuvres and cocktails, silent auction and amazing company. WHO: everyone! (tickets are $50/person) WHAT: hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, art, live music, great company WHERE: Gerry Thomas Art Gallery 602 11 Ave SW, Calgary PARKING: There is free parking on the street after 6pm on 11th Ave WHEN: Tuesday, November 7th 6pm- 9pm For many young people the difference between trouble and triumph is someone…

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Wordfest presents GRANTA 141: Canada at the Memorial Park Library in Calgary

November 25, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2nd Floor, Memorial Park Library, 1221 - 2 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T2R 1N8 Canada
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Join Wordfest, The Banff Centre’s Literary Arts program, and the Calgary Public Library for the launch of a special issue of Granta, celebrating the diversity of social, political and literary life in Canada. Granta 141 is edited by Catherine Leroux and Madeleine Thien. This special issue unravels the idea of Canada, a young nation settled on land that carries 14,000 years of Indigenous history. From its global cities to the Arctic Circle, from the ongoing story of Indigenous civil rights…

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December 2017

Annual Winter Wonderland Fashion & Arts Gala

December 10, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fairmont Palliser Hotel, 133 9 Avenue Southwest
Calgary, Alberta T2P 2M3
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$125 - $175

Lifehouse is one of the only care centers in Canada to provide level 4 medical care in a home. We design specialized homes that heal, for seniors suffering from Dementia. In in our homes, we combine accessible housing with holistic medical care in order to provide a unique healing experience. Our homes care for no more than 10 members, we maintain an intimate and loving environment where people feel safe and comfortable, while benefiting from all the healing amenities. Please join…

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