The INNside Scoop: 6 Hours, 20 Stories, 1 Shared Vision

Inn from the Cold: The INNside Scoop
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We are excited to announce our line-up for Circles of Hope: Stories of compassion, resilience & innovation!

Presenters at Circles of Hope will share their stories of triumph, innovative research and lifetimes of dedicated work. 

Purchase tickets here!

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Circles are a universal symbol of unity, equality and collaboration.

A circular approach is needed to end family homelessness and create communities that are healthy, inclusive and prosperous!

Join us
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
10 am - 4 pm
Fort Calgary, 750 - 9th Avenue SE
Happy Thanksgiving from our family to yours and thank you to all of our supporters for your messages of hope to the families we serve.  

Volunteer Spotlight!

This week we are excited to feature one of our amazing volunteers Gwen Nordick (above)! Gwen recently volunteered to manage the silent auction and coordination of donations for our DreamINN Big! Gala. Meet Gwen:

1.    How long have you been volunteering with Inn from the Cold?

I started volunteering in November of 2016, assisting with office tasks. In the Spring, I started coordinating donations for the Dream Inn Big Gala. 

2.       What is your favourite part about volunteering with the Inn?

My favourite part about volunteering with the Inn is the people. I have enjoyed meeting the children and families that benefit from your resources. As a Gala volunteer, I have also valued my time with the Inn staff, other volunteers, donors and Gala attendees.

3.       What do you like to do in your spare time?

In my spare time, I golf, garden and have been doing yoga for 17 years with my sister. My family is very important to me, and travel whenever I get the chance. I have been a volunteer for most of my life, and am back at it with the Inn.

4.       Any last thoughts?

I celebrated my 70th birthday this year at the DreamINN Big! Gala, and must say it was the most fantastic celebration that I have ever been to. I am honoured to help out, and found it very fun to get to interact with the Gala participants. What a party!

Thank you Gwen for your support and dedication to
Inn from the Cold

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Inn from the Cold Society is planning to raise an estimated $4,000,000 in the 2017/18 fiscal year through fundraising activities, which will cost our organization an estimated $557,988. The money we raise will help create a brighter future for homeless families in our community. For more information, please contact Abe Brown:

Our address is #106, 110 - 11th Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0X5. Charitable Number: 87082 3648 RR0001.

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