Category: Our Donors

12 Days of carya

12 Days of carya is here; from December 1st through 16th, we will celebrate our supporters who have chosen to invest in carya’s essential services by showcasing their impact on the community. As a social impact agency in Calgary, carya is dedicated to creating strong families and communities for generations. We’re here for Calgarians of all ages seeking support with mental, physical, emotional, and financial well-being…. Read more »

12 Days of carya Featuring Truman Insurance & Calgary Stampeders Foundation

12 Days of carya is here; from December 1st through 16th, we will celebrate our supporters who have chosen to invest in carya’s essential services! We want to celebrate our supporters by showcasing their impact on the community. This year, carya is grateful to have partnered with Truman Insurance and the Calgary Stampeders Foundation to welcomed hundreds of isolated seniors to a festive holiday lunch at… Read more »

September Spotlight: Brian Armstrong

Every year, the Calgary Flames Foundation contributes to the Calgary community, creating positive change and touching the lives of thousands. This year, carya has been one of the lucky recipients of funding from the Foundation, and their support has helped us make an impact in a number of important ways. We are honoured to have the opportunity to feature Brian Armstrong this month –  someone who… Read more »

Father’s Day with Adesso Man

This Father’s Day, give the gift that will help build strong families for generations. Purchase an item from Adesso Man and 10% of the proceeds will be donated to carya. Photos by Jonathan Jacobs Father’s Day is just around the corner, a day when we celebrate the important role that male-identifying role models play in our lives. Whether they’re teaching us basic life skills, imparting important… Read more »

Why I Donate: Theresa Watson

One of our committed supporters talks about why she supports carya and why you should, too. Driven, educated and successful, Theresa Watson knows how to do her research. When choosing a tenant for a building she owns in southeast Calgary, she connected with carya and determined that we’d be the perfect fit. Since that first meeting five years ago, Theresa has been a committed and generous… Read more »

carya is here.

If you look around this holiday season, you might see our name a little bit more often than you’re used to as you travel through the city. This year we’re coming to you with a simple message – carya is here. Whether you’re a long time client or you’ve never heard of us before, we want you to know that we’re here for you and your… Read more »

Little Givers, Give a Lot

At Carya, we appreciate every donation.  Because every donation makes a difference in the lives of those we help.  But sometimes we receive a donation that really touches us.  Like last week when we received an email from Kieran Nordbye who wanted to donate his 10th birthday money to an organization which helps families with kids in Calgary. We were so impressed by Kieran’s generosity that… Read more »