We are a Participating Charity


We at the Alberta Foster and Kinship Association are excited to announce that we have been chosen as a participating charity in an initiative called Birdies for Kids taking place at the upcoming Shaw Charity Classic at the beautiful Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club located in Calgary, Alberta.

Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink is a fundraising program designed to give charities the opportunity to solicit donations and receive additional funding of up to 50%. Participating charities will receive 100% of EVERY DONATION collected on their behalf. our behalf.

In 2017, $6.9 million was raised through Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink, for a total tournament charitable contribution of

$8.2 million and $22.1 since 2013! Amazing!

If you are interested in helping us with this fundraising initiative, or have a great idea, we’d love to hear from you. 

If your office would like to help us through a wear your jeans to work day or maybe a donation jar please contact us Monday – Friday, 8:15 AM – 4:30 PM at 1-800-667-2372 or email us today!


Make your donation go further!


You can make your donation go further when you donate to the AFKA through Birdies for Kids! 

For every dollar raised by each charity, up to 50% will be matched. This means that if you give a one-time flat donation of $50, up to an additional $25 will be given to the Alberta Foster and Kinship Association

 You can donate online via credit card or mail a (fillable) pledge form (cash, cheque or credit card) to the address below. All cheques must be made out to “Calgary Shaw Charity Classic Foundation”. The maximum single donation by credit card is $5,000.
Anything over this amount must be done by cheque.

Donations will be accepted until Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 11:59:59 PM MT.

Shaw Charity Classic, Attn: Victoria Murray or Lauren Calvert
Suite 1700 Bow Valley Square III
255 – 5th Ave SW
Calgary, AB T2P 3G6

Help us make amazing summer camp experiences for kids! 


Tax Receipts

All tax receipts will come from the Calgary Shaw Charity Classic Foundation; they will be distributed throughout the year, with all receipts being issued by November 30, 2018.  Donations made by credit card will receive a tax receipt via email immediately following their donation.

Thank You

Thank you for your support. If you are unable to donate but would like to find out more about our summer camp or volunteer opportunities please contact us Monday – Friday 8:15 AM – 4:30 PM by calling 1-800-667-2372.