Entries by Sara Anderson

Volunteer Treasurer for 175th Southwood Scout Group (Scouts Canada)

Description of Charity/Foundation: Scouts Canada is the country’s leading youth organization. For more than 100 years, we have brought a world of adventure, outdoor experience and friendship to 17 million Canadian youth. Scouts have a lot of fun discovering new things and experiences they wouldn’t have elsewhere. Along the way they develop into capable, confident […]

Volunteer Treasurer for Choir Alberta

Description of Charity/Foundation: Choir Alberta is the primary resource for choirs, conductors, and choral music educators in our province. Through its diverse roster of projects, programs and services, the organization plays an integral role in the continued vibrancy of choral music making in communities across Alberta. It has become the largest and most dynamic of […]

Volunteer Board Member for SkirtsAfire

Description of Charity/Foundation: SkirtsAfire is Edmonton’s only multidisciplinary arts festival featuring and elevating the work of women artists. A local Non Profit, Charitable Organization established in 2012, we showcase, empower and support amazing women artists. With our yearly SkirtsAfire Festival, we create a platform for female artists to share their work in a variety of […]

Volunteer Board Member for Grande Prairie Hospice Palliative Care Society

Description of Charity/Foundation: We are a not for profit organization that provides support to people who are dying and their loved ones. Part of our role is to increase awareness about resources available related to death and dying and to make connections with community partners that provide these services. Description of Role: We are looking […]

Volunteer Treasurer for Alberta Printmakers

Description of Charity/Foundation: Alberta Printmakers (A/P) is a non-profit, artist-run centre founded in 1989 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The organization’s goals are to increase public awareness of print media, to engage a diverse audience, to provide resources for the artistic community and production facilities for printmaking. A/P has an open membership, and is governed by […]

Volunteer Accountant for Taking Strides

Description of Charity/Foundation: Taking Strides is a non-profit initiative which was created by students at the University of Calgary in February of 2016. We offer an adaptive physical literacy program for children with special needs and disabilities ages 4-13. Our main priorities are to keep low fees for the parents, and to facilitate one-on-one child-volunteer […]

Volunteer Treasurer for Give A Mile

Description of Charity/Foundation: Give A Mile is a group of dedicated volunteers who believe strongly in the power of visits from loved ones for people in palliative or critical condition. Our Inspiration: Founder Kevin Crowe experienced this power first-hand during the passing of his good friend Ryan who relished such visits. Kevin learned that Kulacauses.com […]

Volunteer Treasurer for Canadian Health, Immunization & Learning Development(CHILD)

Description of Charity/Foundation: The CHILD Foundation is a CRA-registered charitable organization run by an independent and passionate volunteer Board of Directors. The Board consists of expertise in the field of medicine, health care delivery, accounting, finance, international development and project management. The Foundation’s mission is “to reduce mortality rate among underprivileged women and children in rural […]

Volunteer Board Member for Alberta Seventh Step Society

Description of Charity/Foundation: The Alberta Seventh Step Society is a private, not for profit society licensed and overseen by a volunteer Board of Directors. The Society was started by Patrick Graham in the Drumheller Institution in 1971 and became a non-profit corporation in 1974. The Community Residential Facility (halfway house) in Calgary has been operating […]

Volunteer Treasurer for Calgary Association of Freelance Editors

Description of Charity/Foundation: The Calgary Association of Freelance Editors (CAFE) is a professional association promoting and developing freelance editors in Calgary and area. CAFE began in 1989 with a small group of editors as a forum to exchange information about editing. In 1998, it was officially incorporated as a society. In 2014, CAFE celebrated 25 […]