Four Calgary charities have been named to a top 10 list of most effective charities in the country.
Inn from the Cold, The Calgary Food Bank, Children’s Cottage Society and Fresh Start Recovery Centre have been chosen by Charity Intelligence for their success in combating hunger, homelessness, addiction recovery and improving education.
These groups stood out nationally for their “social return on investment”.
Charity Intelligence Canada offers the Canadian Charity Impact Fund to these top charities. The CCIF is essentially a mutual fund adapted to the charitable sector – a donation portfolio that pools donations and delivers them to 10 high-impact charities in the country.
THE 2016 CCIF CHARITIES
|Calgary Food Bank||Alberta||Food Bank – Distributor|
|Children’s Cottage Society||Alberta||Homeless Shelter & At-Risk Youth|
|East York Learning Experience||Ontario||Education – Adult|
|Food for Life||Ontario||Food Bank – Distributor|
|Fort York Food Bank||Ontario||Food Bank – Multi-Service Agency|
|Fresh Start Recovery||Alberta||Addiction Recovery|
|Inn From the Cold||Alberta||Homeless – Shelter|
|JUMP Math||Ontario||Education – Youth|
|Pathways Clubhouse||BC||Homeless – Mental Health|
|Youth Fusion||Quebec||Education – Youth|