Maclean's magazine released their new Canada's Best Charities 2020 feature and Discovery House made the list. Assessed on finances and transparency, Maclean's awarded Discovery House a grade of 95%. Discovery House is proud to be one of Canada's most trusted charities, also earning spots on top-charity lists from Charity Intelligence and MoneySense.
The Charity Intelligence (CI) 2019 Top 100 Rated Charities was released today and Discovery House once again made the list, earning high marks in financial transparency and cost-efficiency. The Top 100 Rated Charities is a list of outstanding charities that donors can support with confidence this giving season. This list features the charities with the highest point totals based on CI's ratings methodology, which looks at results reporting, financial transparency, need for fu
The Alberta Nonprofit Innovation Awards celebrate those who have challenged the status quo and inspired others with creative and disruptive solutions to address enduring community challenges. For Calgary’s second-stage shelters – Brenda Strafford Centre, Discovery House Family Violence Prevention Society and Sonshine Community Services – that challenge was the one facing vulnerable Calgarians when transitioning from emergency shelter to longer-term housing. The Shared Intake
Macquarie Group held its annual charity fundraising event and inaugural Brew Off competition on Sept. 19, raising nearly $2 million for Calgary charities. Discovery House was once again represented by our board member Geri Greenall, who teamed up with Macquarie Capital Markets Canada CEO Dan Cristall to compete against three other teams in the brew off. Together, Geri and Dan raised more than $110,000 for Discovery House. With the Macquarie Foundation's generous gift match, D