The Housing for All in Alberta Fund
by CanadaHelps

A new way to help end homelessness in Alberta.

Help end homelessness in Alberta.

Learn more about matching opportunities for this Fund.

Alberta is in the midst of a housing crisis. In Calgary alone, more than 2,900 people are experiencing homelessness.1 In Edmonton, an estimated 1,900 people are experiencing homelessness, and close to 700 people live in emergency shelters.2 As COVID-19 and the economic fallout make matters worse, more Albertans are expected to face the grim reality of eviction after job loss.

You can help shelter vulnerable Albertans experiencing homelessness or precarious housing. Your gift to the Housing for All in Alberta Fund will support emergency shelters, transitional housing, affordable housing initiatives, and contribute to long-term solutions. You will also support advocacy efforts and other support services for people experiencing homelessness.

Your donation will be pooled with donations from other generous Canadians to help achieve wide-reaching effects and make an even bigger impact. Plus, get an official charitable tax receipt. Give today!


What makes up the Housing for All in Alberta Fund?

The Housing for All in Alberta Fund by CanadaHelps includes over 50 registered charities who are leading efforts to end homelessness in Alberta.

The charities in this Fund are selected through an algorithmic approach, taking the charity’s area of focus, mission, and description into account. This Fund includes emergency shelters, transitional housing, affordable housing for seniors, women’s shelters, shelters supporting youth, and more.

To ensure donations reach charities easily and efficiently, charities must be one of the more than 20,000 charities registered to receive funds electronically from CanadaHelps. Funds will be transferred quarterly, subject to a minimum of $10 per charity. We regularly update the list of charities in this Fund.

To see the latest list of charities included in this Fund, you can view the list here.


Become a Housing for All in Alberta Fund matching partner.

If you represent a company interested in partnering with CanadaHelps to match or make a major gift in support of the Housing for All in Alberta Fund, contact us partners@canadahelps.org.


Why donate to a Fund on CanadaHelps?

The power of many.
Join others across Canada to support charities making a difference!
Your donation will be put to work.
You can rest assured that your donation will go to registered charities. You get a tax receipt, too, which can help reduce your taxes.
Broad impact!
Support a wide range of charities focused on eradicating homelessness in Alberta.


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