The 5th annual Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament was held virtually throughout the month of September to honour the memory of an amazing son, brother, cousin, nephew, and friend. This year, the tournament raised over $11,500 – thank you to all who participated and donated to suicide prevention in memory of Evan Skowron.
We would like to thank Boston Pizza Memorial Drive in Calgary, Alberta for donating $985 to Centre for Suicide Prevention! Boston Pizza Foundation also donated $985 for a total of $1,970! From January 23 to February 14, all proceeds from the purchase of a $2 heart or $1 from the purchase of a Triple Chocolate […]
CSP has gratefully received a $2500 donation from the Cliff Bungalow Mission Community Association in Calgary to support our efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thank you to for your generous support!
This year, I Will Survive raised $1250 for Centre for Suicide Prevention – thank you, I Will Survive! These proceeds came from the Music 4 Life concert. This money will go directly towards supporting Lunch and Learn suicide awareness presentations. I Will Survive has continually supported Centre for Suicide Prevention and we are grateful to […]
Thank you to the organizers of the Driving Light Golf Tournament who raised $21,024 for the Centre for Suicide Prevention! The Driving Light Golf Tournament took place on July 27, 2019 at the Whispering Pines Golf and Country Club Resort. Attendees came from the community of Pine Lake, Alberta. It’s amazing that such a small […]
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: Calgary Herald Christmas Fund 2018 campaign raises close to $750,000 – Calgary Herald March 15, 2019We were honoured by the Calgary Herald this year by being one of the twelve […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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. […]
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 […]
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.
We’re excited to announce that today we will be hosting our first suicide intervention workshop in our new Learning Centre! Thank you to the Kahanoff Centre for funding the renovations that made this Centre possible.
Thanks to the City of Calgary’s Emergency Resiliency Fund (ERF) the Centre for Suicide Prevention was able to subsidize workshop prices between July 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017. With the ERF, we were able to subsidize the cost of over 80 workshops in Calgary and train over 1,600 people in suicide prevention! Approximately 250 […]
Thank you to Highlander Wine and Spirits who raised over $2400 for the Centre for Suicide Prevention! We were privileged to be chosen as the recipient charity for their Give Back fundraiser which donates 20% of select online wine and liquor sales to the selected charity. Thank you to everyone who donated by purchasing online!
Thank you to Ian Aman, who ran the entire length of the Province of Alberta in 60 days to raise funds, awareness and support for mental health and suicide prevention. Ian raised over $2,500 for the Centre for Suicide Prevention, and a total of $25,000, a portion of which was shared by all Alberta branches of the Canadian […]
This time last week, we were standing in front of 100(ish) men from the group 100 Men Calgary (short for: 100 Men Who Give a Damn) – “a group of guys who want to have… a positive (and powerful) impact on… local charities” talking about why suicide prevention education is so important. We are so honoured to say […]