Community Support Parkinson Alberta
Parkinson Alberta helps make every day better for Albertans affected by Parkinson disease. They provide support services, education, advocacy and funds for research and are a standalone Alberta-based charitable organization. They rely on the generosity of donors and volunteers. One hundred per cent of the money raised by Parkinson Alberta funds the best services, resources and research available to the benefit of Albertans. Click here
for more details. Between Friends
Between Friends is a charitable organization that creates opportunities for people with disabilities to connect, grow, and belong through quality social and recreational activities.
Many people with disabilities seek social and recreational activities that are fundamental to enriching self-esteem, quality of life, and mental and physical health. Between Friends facilitates programs with these goals in mind while promoting a focus on shared interests over individual differences. Click here
for more details. Ride to Conquer Cancer
2014 Enbridge® Ride to Conquer Cancer® benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation is a unique, annual two-day cycling event.
During this bold cycling journey, participants ride for two entire days along what can be a grueling but picturesque Rocky Mountain course. The mission is clear - a cancer-free future. The money raised through the Ride to Conquer Cancer directly supports patients and families at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary, the Cross Cancer Institute in Edmonton and 15 cancer centers throughout Alberta. The Alberta Cancer Foundation provides funding to a team of top doctors and scientists whose search for new discoveries and improved patient outcomes will have a real impact in your community, across Canada, and around the world. Click here
for more details.