Weekly News Roundup November 19 – 25, 2018

Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Featured: ’13 Reasons Why’ impacts teens – CityTV Edmonton A new study released last week surveyed teens, asking if they felt an increase in suicidal thoughts after watching the Netflix show 13 Reasons Why. Especially […]

John Fluevog Shoes Fundraiser 2018

It’s back – another good excuse to buy shoes! Thursday, November 15, 2018 4:30 – 7:30 pm John Fluevog Shoes  207 8 Ave SW Calgary, Alberta Update: This year a record $17,527 worth of sales were made. John Fluevog Shoes is generously donating $8,763 to the Centre for Suicide Prevention!  Come enjoy an evening of beautiful shoes, […]

Save the Date: Fluevog Fundraiser

Hello Friends, This year, once again, we’re giving you a good excuse to buy shoes! We’re hosting another John Fluevog Fundraiser in Calgary, Alberta. John Fluevog Fundraiser Thursday, Nov. 15 4:30 – 7:30 pm John Fluevog Shoes Stephen Ave., Calgary Register here to get your free tickets and access to delicious beverages and appetizers. Thank you […]

Thank you to the Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament

Our sincere thanks goes to all who organized and participated in the Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament, which raised funds for the Centre for the third year in a row! This year the tournament raised $24, 382 for our Centre! These funds go directly toward raising awareness about suicide prevention, break the stigma and encourage […]

Weekly News Roundup – Oct 30 – Nov 5, 2017

Hello Friends, Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Featured: Stories after suicide – Ryerson Review of Journalism October 30, 2017 The Ryerson Review of Journalism examines suicide reporting: how it should be done, and why proper reporting […]

First Responders Half Marathon

The First Responders Half-Marathon to benefit CSP took place last Sunday, November 5, 2017. Thank you to everyone who braved the -9 degree temperatures to support suicide prevention and to Multisports Canada for choosing us as the recipient charity. All of our brave runners! Thank you for coming out to support the Centre. Tammy Bogdane, […]

Music 4 Life 2017

This past Saturday, October 21 we attended the 5th Annual Music 4 Life Concert organized by the I Will Survive Association. The mission of the I Will Survive Association is to reduce the stigma surrounding suicide and mental illness. They achieve this mission by creating an energetic, positive, and informative environment for those who attend their events. […]

John Fluevog Shoes Fundraiser 2017

Hello Friends, This year, once again, we’re giving you a good excuse to buy shoes! We’re hosting another John Fluevog Fundraiser in Calgary, Alberta. Registeration for this event is now closed Update: Thank you to everyone who attended this fundraiser and to John Fluevog Shoes, who is donating $8,763 to the Centre for Suicide Prevention. If […]

Thank you Breaker Classic Charity Golf Tournament!

The 17th annual Breaker Classic Charity Golf Tournament took place on July 14, 2017 at the Speargrass Golf Course in Alberta. Centre for Suicide Prevention and Siksika Health Service’s Suicide Prevention Program were chosen as recipients of the fundraiser this year. We’re so grateful to have received $7,500 from this tournament! This money will go […]

Thank you to the Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tourny

Our sincere thanks goes out to all who organized the Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament, which raised funds for the Centre for the second year in a row! This year the tournament raised $19,450 for our Centre! Thank you for your commitment to suicide prevention.