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"I am a beautiful, strong woman - finally living free from abuse."


The Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter fundraises for 60% of our dollars, relying on support from public organizations, corporate and multi-year agreements, and individual donations. Through a variety of giving options, we ask you to donate to end family violence and abuse in Calgary.

The Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter is proud to have achieved accreditation with Imagine Canada for Ethical Fundraising and Financial Accountability. This program was designed to strengthen public confidence in the charitable sector by offering accreditation to charities such as ours that demonstrate excellence within board governance, financial accountabilitiy and transparency, fundraising, staff management and volunteerism.  Click here to view accreditation:

Our charitable registration no: 12988-3443 RR0001

The Standards Program is first and foremost a capacity-building initiative. Any organization may use the standards to improve and monitor its practices. Information about how to comply with the standards, as well as tools and resources to help organizations continue to strengthen their practices, is available free of charge. Organizations wishing to demonstrate publicly that they meet the standards can participate in a voluntary peer-review-based accreditation process.  Download our Overview of the Standards Program powerpoint for more information.
Mission: To build excellence within Canada’s charities and nonprofits through common standards of practice and to strengthen confidence in the sector.

Ways to Give to Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter

Individual Giving
Birthdays, Anniversaries & Weddings
Donate a Car
Grant a Wish
Online Donations
Provide the Essential
Transfer of Stock
United Way Donor Choice Program
Adopt A Family

Turning Points 2013
Host an Event

Corporate Giving
Philanthropic Giving
Sponsorship Opportunities 
Employee Matching Gifts
Transfer of Stock
Adopt A Family
Grant a Wish

Capital Projects
Emergency Shelter Renovation

Planned Giving
Memorial Gift & Legacy Bequest 

Individual & Employee Engagement 

To donate in person or by mail:

Please make your cheque payable to Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter. You may send your donation or visit us in person at:

#201, 2616 - 18th Street NE, Calgary, AB  T2E 7R1

Please not send cash by mail.

24hr Family Violence Helpline: 403-234-SAFE (7233)  |  Donations Hotline: 403-539-5130
Mailing Address: 201-2616 18 St NE, Calgary, AB T2E 7R1  |  Email Us: