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Power Play Closer to Home was invited to help with supervision of children and youth participating in Power Play — a program organized by the Calgary Police Service (CPS) that helps kids learn skating skills and hockey. Upon receiving the request, staff at the West Central Community Resource Centre (WCCRC) Read more

2019-05-27T12:34:36-06:00February 23rd, 2017|

Christmas will be bright for local families in need

December 15, 2016 - Calgary, AB Calgarians have come out in droves to support their struggling neighbours with Closer to Home Community Services’ Adopt-a-Family initiative, presented by McQuiston Executive Wealth Group. Over 200 local families will receive support through Adopt-a-Family this year – more than double the 96 families served in Read more

2019-05-27T12:34:36-06:00December 15th, 2016|

Out in the Community

Closer to Home staff were involved in various community events this past quarter to spread awareness about our organization and the work we do. At the Calgary Farmers' Market, meeting Calgarians and sharing our work with them. Excited to be a part of the first-ever TELUS Spark Science Read more

2019-05-27T12:34:37-06:00August 18th, 2016|

Kick Up Your Boots at Our Stampede Breakfast!

UPDATE: Closer to Home's Stampede Breakfast has been cancelled this year. Check out StampedeBreakfast.ca and Caravan.CalgaryStampede.com for other pancake breakfasts around town! Join Closer to Home on Thursday, July 7th for our annual Stampede Breakfast! Featuring pancakes and terrific entertainment, we’ll celebrate with western vibes and our boots on! Takes place from Read more

2019-05-27T12:34:38-06:00May 13th, 2016|

You did it! Thank you!

A special thank you to all our donors for once again coming together and supporting families during the Christmas season through our annual Adopt-a-Family campaign. Presented by McQuiston Executive Wealth Group, Adopt-a-Family supported 236 children across 96 families this year, and more than $64,000 in gifts were donated. Read more

2019-05-27T12:34:38-06:00February 12th, 2016|

Christmas Comes Closer to Home: Calgary Herald Christmas Fund 2013

We are excited to announce that Closer to Home was recently selected as a 2013 Calgary Herald Christmas Fund recipient. The Calgary Herald Christmas Fund was established by Calgary Herald employees in 1991 to raise funds and awareness around critical issues in our city.  The campaign raises the profile of Read more

2019-05-27T12:34:39-06:00November 22nd, 2013|

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