Alex's campaign for YW Calgary

Hi everyone! Thanks for stopping by! It can be hard to ask people for money, but it's a lot easier when you know it's supporting a good cause. 

Want to join me in making a difference? I'm raising money to benefit YW Calgary, and any donation will help make an impact. Thanks in advance for your contribution to this cause that means so much to me.

More information about YW Calgary: YW Calgary is the largest and longest serving women's organization in Calgary. For more than a century, we have touched thousands of lives and have continually evolved our programming to meet the changing needs of women in the community. Thank you for your support!

Want to know where your donation goes?

$25 - A gift card to support a woman with no source of income in YW’s emergency beds for several days.

$85 - Cover the costs of transportation with bus tickets so that women can get to job interviews, appointments or training workshops.

$100 - Welcome one woman to her new room in YW’s emergency or transitional shelter. This gift will provide personal care items such as soap, bedding and other
necessities for her to keep.

$255 - Workshop supplies, resources and materials so that women accessing YW
Employment Resource Centre can receive employment skills training and capacity building.

$500 - Support five women with delivered groceries in our transitional housing or a family in our domestic violence shelter, helping to provide them with a sense of
independence while maintaining new physical distancing requirements.

$1,200 - One year of craft and activity supplies for the weekend childcare program.

$2,500 - One year of weekly cooking classes for women in poverty to build life skills and increase social connections.

$5,000 - Provides 50 women with 1.5 hour sessions of individual and group counselling.


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Alex M 
Calgary, AB
YW Calgary 
Registered nonprofit
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