Arthur R. Smith Award Recipients Celebrated at luncheon in their honour.

Posted March 12th, 2015

Arthur R. Smith’s legacy was celebrated at the annual Arthur R. Smith Awards (Awards) luncheon held, Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at the MacDougall Centre, Sisika Room. The awards, which include a cash reward, were presented to a front-line employee, a front-line team and a volunteer who were nominated by peers and members of the public and adjudicated by / Read More

I Heart Home YYC — Updated Plan to End Homelessness

  In her remarks, the Honourable Teresa Woo-Paw, MLA for Calgary-Northern Hills and Associate Minister of Asia Pacific Relations, identified three words that are deadly to social change. Can’t. Never. Impossible. Ending homelessness deserves better than our negativity. It deserves our best. Those three words need to be changed, reframed, transformed to ensure we never lose sight / Read More

Sharing our stories, we learn about ourselves

Sharing our stories, we learn about ourselves Written By Nicole Jackson, Research and Policy Analyst , CHF A number of months ago, our blog post focused on the work of the Client Action Committee in relation to a project collaborating with the Alberta Human Rights Commission to explore the rights of people experiencing homelessness. Client Action / Read More

Ending Homelessness: Yes We Can!

Posted January 22nd, 2015

Message from CEO On May 21st of last year I was honoured with being named the President and CEO of CHF. In the seven months since I took over the office, I have been constantly inspired by the passion and commitment of the many people and agencies I’ve met throughout the homeless serving sector. One / Read More

Help ENMAX Brighten the Darkest Nights

Posted December 18th, 2014 / ENMAXLighting up AlbertaSocial Media Campaign

And make a difference in ending homelessness.   Help ENMAX light up Alberta. Until February 16, 2015, like ENMAX on Facebook or follow on Twitter and they’ll donate $2 in support of community partners Habitat for Humanity Edmonton and the Calgary Homeless Foundation. #LightingUpAB Learn more  

ENMAX! You make the world brighter!

Posted December 16th, 2014

Thank you ENMAX Corporation for shining your light and making the world brighter! What an amazing campaign. What an amazing group of people committed to making a difference in our community. Not only is ENMAX and their wonderful employees turning on the lights with greater efficiency to help CHF buildings run more cost effectively, they are contributing / Read More