Stories Tagged - Charitable Foundation
Nov. 15, 2013 | CREBNow
In 2012, parliament officially named Nov. 15 National Philanthropy Day. We are the first country in the world to officially recognize the date. It has been celebrated since 1986 and I am proud that as a nation, we have set aside a day to recognize the philanthropic contributions of our great citizens.
Oct. 11, 2013 | CREBNow
By the time the volunteer group left, after four hours of hard work, we had managed to get the crew about 2 hours ahead of schedule.
Jan. 31, 2013 | CREBNow
About 200 people gathered in the school's gymnasium to celebrate the reopening as several school board members, members of the community spoke and classes recited poems or sang songs.
Aug. 16, 2012 | CREBNow
The CanLearn Centre and Calgary Learning Centre provides leadership, innovation and a wide range of services that help children, teens, adults and families struggling with literacy, learning and attention to difficulties.
Aug. 03, 2012 | Cody Stuart
Founded in 1982, Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada provides a home-like atmosphere for parents and children who travel long distances to seek medical treatment for three decades now. Located across from the Alberta Children's Hospital, the new 23-bedroom Ronald McDonald House® Southern Alberta (RMHSA) was constructed in 2007, adding to RMHSA's 12 other houses across Canada. CREB® caught up with RMHSA's executive director Larry Mathieson to talk a little bit about the charity and the city he calls home.
July 05, 2012 | CREBNow
This year, over 200 REALTORS®, sponsors, community members, volunteers and donors took part in a fun-filled day at Valley Ridge Golf Club complete with prizes and live and silent auction items.
June 27, 2012 | CREBNow
As part of the CREB Charitable Foundation's efforts to build a better community amongst its members, the 25 for 25 program has handed out another $25,000 dollar cheque. This time the Haysboro School is the fortunate recipient of this grant. The money will go to their Dream Catcher Garden, a projects with a vision to teach students about horticulture and nutrition with an overall goal of deepening a respect for ourselves and for nature.