CALGARY BUDDHIST TEMPLE
Registered Name: CALGARY BUDDHIST CHURCH
Business Number: 118823228RR0001
About This Charity
The Calgary Buddhist Temple is a Mahayana Buddhist temple in the Jodo Shinshu tradition. The mission of our temple is to spread the teachings of Shakyamuni Buddha, and the lineage of Buddhist masters who followed him, to all Calgarians.
About Our Charity
Jodo Shinshu Buddhism (also known as Shin Buddhism) was founded by Shinran Shonin, a 13th century Japanese monk. The Calgary temple has its roots in a fellowship establised in 1951. We have been in our current location since 1981.
Our meeting times are:
* Meditation: Sundays 9:30 - 10:00 am
* Services: Thursdays 7:30 - 8:30 pm, Sundays 10:30 - Noon
Our address is 207 - 6 Street N.E., Calgary.
All the meetings are conducted in English. Visitors are definitely welcomed.
Our temple depends on the generosity of donors to pay for ongoing expenses and to build for the future. Expenses include the cost of utilities, programs (such as our Film Series) and the minister's salary. In addition, we are accumulating funds for a much-needed renovation of our temple building. The cost of processing credit card donations is approximately three percent.
Find Out More About This Charity
Donate To This Charity Now
Make a one-time donation to this charity now using a credit card , PayPal™ account or a CanadaHelps Gift Card.
Schedule monthly donations using a credit card or PayPal™ account.
It’s an easy way to make a big impact and helps the charity plan. Choose the day of the month for your first donation. We’ll charge you on the same day every month thereafter for the remainder of the period you set.
A donation of securities or mutual fund shares is the most efficient way to give charitably since the capital gains tax does not apply. Your security or mutual fund donation means a larger donation for the charities you support. It also means a larger charitable tax receipt for you. We’re the largest processor of online security and mutual fund donations in Canada. And, we make it easy to disburse your donation across multiple charities.
Bringing friends, family or co-workers together to support this charity multiplies your donation.
A CanadaHelps Fundraising Page gives you the tools to tell your fundraising story and to track your progress. Share your page with everyone you know by email, using the integration social media feature and more. Before you know it, you will have increased awareness and funds for a charity you care about.
Do You Have a CanadaHelps Gift Card?
Just continue with your donation and you will be prompted for this information at checkout.
Now that was a great gift idea!