Calgary Real Estate Board Charitable Foundation
Since its inception in 1987, the CREB® Charitable Foundation has contributed more than $4.8 million to a wide range of charities and non-profit organizations in our communities. With a membership of more than 5,200 REALTORS® and community partners, the Charitable Foundation exists to promote the charitable and philanthropic activities of its members.
Every year, the CREB® Charitable Foundation receives numerous applications for funding. Grants are awarded through two initiatives: a fund allocation task force; and a member-directed selection program (Investing in Hope).
Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta’s mission is to mobilize volunteers and community partners in building affordable housing and promoting homeownership as a means to breaking the cycle of poverty. Active in Southern Alberta since 1990, HFHSA has constructed 152 homes and enhanced the lives of more than 200 families. It is a member of Habitat for Humanity International, which has provided shelter for more than 3 million people worldwide.