Thank you for your interest in donating to Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink (BFK). BFK is a fundraising program designed where charities solicit donations and receive extra funding of up to 50%. Participating charities will receive 100% of EVERY DONATION collected on their behalf. To donate, please select one of the below charities and complete the online donation form between February 1 and September 3. Please select one of the below charities and complete the online donation form. If you select the Calgary Shaw Charity Classic as your designated charity, your donation will be included in the matching funds for the program.


The Alberta Adolescent Recovery Centre (AARC) is an accredited non-profit, long-term family treatment centre for chemically-addicted adolescents. Since its inception in 1992, AARC has graduated ove...

To Make Life Better for Albertans Facing Cancer

The Alberta Cerebral Palsy Sports Association is a vibrant community based provincial sport organization that is dedicated to developing and providing sport opportunities for individuals with cereb...

The Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation inspires our community to invest in excellence in child health, research and family centred care. As the official fundraising body for the Alberta Childre...

To act as a collective voice and central resource for all licensed and approved foster and kinship homes. To promote the concept and quality of foster, adoptive, and kinship care. To act as an advo...

Imagine being able to transform someone’s life with the gift of independence and safety. This is what a professionally trained Autism Support Dog can do for a child with moderate to profound auti...

At Alberta Theatre Projects, we create community by producing relevant, high quality contemporary theatre, and by playing a national leadership role in the development and creation of new Canadian ...

Aspen partners with you to unlock potential and transform lives.

To provide hope to children with special needs, the families who love them, and the communities that care for them.

Our Mission is Friendship. As written by one of our members, friendship is "People getting to know other people and being interested in one another.  Liking them for who they are, and not judging ...

Believe in the Gold is a charitable foundation dedicated to the children. We are committed to increasing awareness a...

Between Friends provides quality social, recreation and self-development opportunities for people with disabilities to connect, grow and belong.

We commit to Canada's young people that we will be leaders in providing them with the highest quality, volunteer based mentoring programs. 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area impacts the lives of young people in our community by helping them to realize and share their full potential through the power of mentoring. We facilita...

We commit to Canada's young people that we will be leaders in providing them with the highest quality, volunteer based mentoring programs.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Calgary is a charitable, community supported organization founded in 1939. We are committed to transforming the lives of vulnerable children, youth and their families by p...

One in 68 children are diagnosed with Autism. It impacts all areas of development, interferes with a child’s natural ability to learn and affects the lives of every family member and friend.  Be...

The Calgary Police Foundation is an independent entity that partners exclusively with the Calgary Police Service.  Together we support carefully selected community initiatives to prevent children ...

“Sometimes you find yourself in the middle of nowhere, and sometimes in the middle of nowhere, you find yourself.”

Since 1930, Cadicasu has been a haven for children to experience the j...

Canadian Parents for French (CPF) is the national network of volunteers which values French as an integral part of Canada and which is dedicated to the promotion and creation of French-second-langu...

Since 1995, Closer to Home (CTH) has supported over 50,000 parents and children in some of Calgary’s most diverse and vulnerable communities. We work tirelessly to ensure every child feels valued...

Our mission is to foster independence and integration for Albertans with disabilities by providing them with highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support.

Further Education Society is a nationally-recognized, award-winning registered charitable organization. Founded in 1996, FESA works together with over 35 community partners to provide basic literac...

Connecting people with the settlement of Western Canada.

JA started with a vision to help teach young people about business and free enterprise. That was back in 1919, before JA became a global leader in educating youth about financial literary, work rea...

Kids Cancer Care is passionately dedicated to helping young people affected by cancer and their families survive and thrive in body, mind and spirit.

The Foundation’s vision is: a cure fo...

Vision: A future where every young person in Canada will access the support they need in the way they need it most Mission: We are always open, providing a safe ...

We believe that no kid should be left on the sidelines and all should be given the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of organized sports. KidSport provides support to children in orde...

Our mission is to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy

Mealshare is a charity on...

To empower youth, adults, families, and communities with the ability to cultivate positive relationships through the development of core skills in conflict management, dispute resolution and leader...

Donations to the Shaw Charity Classic Foundation will be put towards the Birdies for Kids matching pool and be distrubuted among the 155 participating Birdies for Kids charities.

Our Mission: Delivering innovative and accessible health and social solutions Our Vision: A community of healthy individuals

 

Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada works with communities across the country to provide children with life threatening illnesses the opportunity to realize their most heartfelt wish. By creatin...

We Never Say No. We Never Give Up. We Never Turn Anyone Away.

Wood’s Homes is a multi-service, non-profit children’s mental health centre based in Calgary. Our over 550 staff and volu...