GivingTuesday is November 30, 2021
GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of radical generosity. GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Since then, it has grown into a year-round global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity.
Join the movement and give – each Tuesday and every day – whether it’s some of your time, a donation, or the power of your voice in your local community. Giving a little means a lot!
Hospice Calgary is a not-for-profit organization and fundraising allows us to offer services for patients and clients facing advanced illness, end-of-life and death.
Below are a few examples of how your gift of impact helps our clients and patients:
|$120||Subsidized counselling fee per session|
|$230||Cost per child or teen for an 8-week Kids Club or Common Ground grief group|
|$500||2 weeks of travel for counsellors to see children or teens at school or home|
|$1,000||A month of meals for our Living With Cancer Program|
|$3,000||1 reclining lift chair for a hospice patient room at Rosedale Hospice|
|$5,000||Facilitation of The Village, our monthly drop-in program for client families with children or teens|
|$10,000||New commercial oven and standing freezer
for the Rosedale Hospice kitchen
|$15,000||1 bed for Rosedale Hospice|
The Hospice Calgary mission is to help families and individuals achieve support, hope and well-being through compassionate end-of-life and bereavement care.
We couldn’t do this without the support of the community.