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

The foundation is set for success

Posted October 1st, 2014

Stepping Stone Manor continues to build up. With the Building Permit in hand, work is progressing as Cedarglen Living continues to do a stellar job on construction of the new 30 unit building in the Beltline area.  Thanks Cedarglen Living and everyone on your team for taking such good care of our construction!

Homeless Awareness Day!

Posted October 1st, 2014

Join the movement. Support Homeless Awareness Day Friday, October 10, 2014 Olympic Plaza Noon to 1pm   Click for more information — Bringin’ It Home – Homeless Awareness Day Invitation

Everyone’s a winner at Calgary Street Soccer Day!

Posted September 8th, 2014

On a sunny Saturday in early September, it’s easy for most of us to put aside household chores and things that would keep us indoors. Summer is short in Calgary and winter long, it’s important not to waste a day of fine weather! Unless you’re homeless and spend much of your time within the four walls of / Read More

Kudos to Alliance Pipeline!

Posted August 28th, 2014

Kudos to Alliance Pipeline for their Charity Partners Program. Not for Profits were invited to submit a short 3 – 4 minute video telling what they would do with a $200,000 donation evenly distributed over 2 years. Following a vote by all Calgary employees, the top ten charities will be announced on September 22, 2014. On October / Read More