Community : Initiatives

Rescuing Food and Helping People

Many people think that volunteering for an organization means countless hours and tedious work. It’s a completely different experience with LeftOvers Calgary. Our goal is very simple. Rescue food and bring it to people in need. Leftovers Calgary is actively seeking volunteers to help with their exciting project reducing food waste round the city, and delivering it to centres that distribute the food to those who are in need.

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St. Patrick’s Island Grand Opening

Following its official reopening on July 31, 2015, St. Patrick’s Island was the site of a Grand Opening Ceremony on September 15 to celebrate the park’s completion. After several years of intensive construction and restoration by Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) – the organization responsible for the remarkable improvements underway in East Village and the Rivers District – this 31-acre treasure at the city’s centre reopened

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