We are your division, and will be your point of contact. As your division, we are here to guide and support you, while on the road to completing The Award.
Can't find what you are looking for or need a few questions answered about your Award? Then send us an email firstname.lastname@example.org. We are here to help.
We would like to thank our generous sponsors, who are helping to Make a Difference in the lives of young people in Alberta, The North West Territories and Nunavut. If you would like to become a donor on a regional level to Make a Difference in the lives of young people in your community, please visit the supporter section of our website or send us an email.
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How many young people joined The Award for the first time during the year?
Total New Registrants - 1,031
How many young people completed an Award during the year?
Total Awards Gained - 307
How many young people have actively participated in The Award during the year?
Total Participants - 4,968
The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Council members are all volunteers who provide us with unique professional skill sets, insight and a vast amount of experience. Some of these specialized skill sets entail; marketing, fundraising, finance, and governance.
If you have a specialized skill and the time to commit and would like to volunteer for one of the Boards or committees, please contact our office.
The Honourable Lois Mitchell, CM, AOE
Lieutenant Governor of Alberta
The Honourable George L. Tuccaro
Commissioner of The Northwest Territories
The Honourable Edna Elias
Commissioner of Nunavut
Mr. Al-Karim Khimji
Mr. Jack Schneider
Mr. Gordon Paul
Mr. James Walls
Mr. Derek Fraser
Mr. R. James Fischer, CD
Mrs. Nancy L. Jarjour Szabo
LCol F. Lee Villiger, CD
Mr. Lawrence Ward
Ms. Nola Adam
Michael J. Ricketts, MMM, CD
MGen Paul F. Wynnyk, CMM, MSM, CD
Ms. Tracy Thorbjornsen
Mr. Trevor Church
Ms. Karen Poirier
Mr. Terry Godwaldt
Thank you to our local donors & supporters, without whom we would not be able to promote and grow The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award in Alberta, NWT and Nunavut.
To see our latest Annual Report click here
Being a supporter at the Local level your donation provides Alberta, NWT and Nunavut youth the opportunity to face new experiences, develop confidence and create healthy and active individuals through their participation in the Award Programme.
If you are interested in learning more about how you can support the Award Programme, please contact the Alberta Divisional office email@example.com
The Award operates in all ten provinces and three territories of Canada. Each area of the country is organized into regional divisions. On the local level our regional divisions receive support from many small businesses, legions, service clubs and individuals, who are looking for a way to give back to the community. Offering support on the local level is very rewarding. You see first-hand how your support is giving local youth the opportunity to challenge themselves and live the achievement of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.
The Duke of Edinburgh's Award - Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut has been incorporated since 1976 under the Societies Act in Alberta and we are licensed to raise funds under the Charitable Fund Raising Act. This year we are planning to raise an estimated amount of $300,000.00 with these funds being used to deliver the program into the community. It will cost our organization an estimated $30,000.00 to raise these funds. If you have any questions in regards to our fundraising please contact Ms. Candace Denison, Executive Director at 403-237-7476 or via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
We spend time throughout the Division. Our general office hours are:
Monday to Friday: 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Please call or email before visiting the office to ensure we are here to greet you.
General Inquiries - email@example.com
Candace Denison - firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessica Macaulay - email@example.com
Award Officer (Calgary & Southern Alberta)
Robyn Webster - firstname.lastname@example.org
Award Officer (Edmonton & Northern Alberta)
Nancy Beaton - email@example.com
Communications - firstname.lastname@example.org
Ceremonies & Events - email@example.com
4515 Bow Trail SW
Calgary, Alberta T3C 2G3
(403) 237-7476 (Calgary & area)
(780) 490-5008 (Edmonton & area)
(800) 668-3853 (Toll-Free)
Charitable Registration Number: 11589 3489 RR0001