Weekly News Roundup March 11 – 17, 2019

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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.

Welcome to our Learning Centre

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.

Thank you to the City of Calgary

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, Highlander Wine!

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!