Stampede Party with a Purpose

Thank you everyone who came out to support Party with a Purpose.

It was a foot stompin’, yahoo hollerin’ good time!See ya’ll next year in the corral.


July 12, 2016

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The Calgary Homeless Foundation, DIL Walk Foundation and Keys to Recovery are pleased to make a joint announcement of a collaborative Stampede event – Stampede Party with a Purpose!

Designed to give back to Calgarians in need, Stampede Party with a Purpose leverages an already iconic Calgary event and gives it a philanthropic twist. The event will be held at Civic on Third on July 12, 2016. The day will feature George Canyon alongside a variety of local Calgary artists. 100% of the proceeds raised from the three-day fundraiser will be in support of the hosting agencies. Click here to read more about this fantastic event!

7 cities Conference on Housing First and Homelessness

May 4 – 6, 2016

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The 7 cities annual Conference is an exciting forum that brings together homeless-serving sector leadership, front-line agency staff, researchers, individuals with lived experience and government representatives from across the province, as well as Canada. The conversations are lively, the learning deep and the sharing of successes, best practices and evolutionary thinking on ending homeless inspiring.  
Welcome Reception – Thursday, May 4, 2016 (4 – 7 p.m.)
Conference – May 5 (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Conference – May 6 (8 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
Calgary Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre
1316 33 Street NE
Calgary, AB  T2A 6B6
Early Bird tickets are $240 until March 31, 2016.  April 1, 2016, prices for individual tickets increase to $260. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets.

An Update on Homelessness in Calgary

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Update on Homelessness Event

CHF Homecoming Party

Thursday, November 5, 2015

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 CLICK HERE to purchase tickets


Homeless  Charter of Rights

The Alberta Human Rights Commission and the Calgary Homeless Foundation, in partnership with Vibrant Communities Calgary and the Calgary Mental Health Association, invite you to the unveiling of the Homeless Charter of Rights, a project designed to draw awareness to the issues of homelessness and discrimination.

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CHF Annual General Meeting

Tuesday, June 16, 2015


Please join us for the 2014/15 AGM  on Tuesday June 16, 2015 starting at 3pm.


Bow Valley College

BVC North Campus Main Floor
332 6 Ave SE, Calgary
North Campus Theatre
Room N124

Everyone is welcome to attend!



Launch of Calgary’s Updated Plan to End Homelessness 

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Don’t miss out on your opportunity to learn more about Calgary’s Updated Plan to End Homelessness, and to give voice to what you can do to make it happen!

Please plan to attend the Great Big Summit. We’re expecting a crowd and you don’t want to miss out on the action! In fact, there will be a Call to Action forum to follow the presentation. There will be a buffet luncheon and after lunch, together we’ll explore implementation and next steps. This not to be missed event will take place on Tuesday March 3, 2015 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Red and White Club (1833 Crowchild Trail NW). We can end homelessness. Together.

Please support our Community Partners as they come together to help those experiencing homelessness.

Help us light up Alberta.

 Until February 16, 2015, like ENMAX on Facebook or follow on Twitter and ENMAX will donate $2 in support of  Habitat for Humanity Edmonton and the Calgary Homeless Foundation. #LightingUpAB





Thank You greengate Garden Centre for partnering with Calgary Homeless Foundation and raising awareness, warm clothing and donations this holiday season!


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THANK YOU – Together we raised over $150,000 at the “Home Opener”

Thank you to all our sponsors and to everyone who attended.  Together we have raised not only necessary funds but awareness of the issues of ending homelessness in Calgary.

Specials thanks to all our event sponsors Final

Cedarglen Living’s Stepping Stone Manor Project Kick Off

On April 28 community came together to celebrate our new project – a 30-unit assisted living facility built in partnership with the provincial government and Cedarglen Living. The front of the existing house was transformed by This is My City Art Society. There are renderings of the new building and some of the art from the building now on the construction fencing at 222 15 Ave. SW.

10 Year Plan Re-Visited in 2014

The 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness in Calgary was published in January 2008 and updated in January 2011. We’re updating the 10 Year Plan again and need your input. There are many ways your voice can be heard.

Feedback from the fall 2013 consultations may be viewed in the April 2014 presentation to community.

Email us your comments or questions.

Arthur R. Smith Awards

Congratulations to Harry and Irene Simmelink (volunteer), Cheryle Sklapsky (front-line staff at Keys to Recovery) and Sunalta Lodging House Team (front-line team). Read more.


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Calgary’s Plan to End Homelessness is a collaborative effort