For the first time our Youth Achievement Awards winners are sharing their stories with you. We hope that you enjoy reading them

 

 


 

OUR PROGRAMS

In School Settlement

The In School Settlement Program operates in schools across the city offering comprehensive, client centered settlement services, and delivering information sessions and workshops on housing, employment, Canadian customs, traditions, and more.

Afterschool Program

The Afterschool Program works with immigrant youth throughout their school years (grades 1-12) and focuses on keeping youth positively engaged by providing academic support, English development, recreational and healthy life skills.

Mentorship Program

The Mentorship Program introduces immigrant youth (grades 10 – 12) to Calgary, Canada and pairs them with mentors who are successfully integrated. Our mentors provide a support system by offering school tours, translation, and friendship.

RBC Youth Empowerment

The RBC Youth Empowerment Program uses a holistic approach to help high school immigrant and English learners to overcome challenges in the classroom.  We offer free tutoring in math, sciences, literacy, and writing.


Latest Blog Posts


 

CBFY Participates in United Way Kickoff

On September 7th, staff of CBFY participated in United Way's annual Kickoff where all types of different agencies funded by United Way came together to show community spirit. It was great to see hundreds of participants as we all marched along Stephen Avenue. The...

PRIDE Parade

On Sunday September 3rd staff, friends, family and volunteers of The Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth took part in the annual Calgary Pride Parade through downtown Calgary. The Calgary Pride Parade is a family friendly annual event that celebrates and promotes...

The Volunteer Resources Program Success Story

Propellus, a partner of our Volunteer Resources Program published a success story on CBFY on their website. The story covers how The Volunteer Resources was founded and how many volunteers we have recruited since then. Click here to read it....

The Indigenous Education for Newcomers Initiative

On Saturday, July 29th at the Genesis Centre, the Centre for Newcomers hosted an Indigenous Education event. The importance of this event aimed to educate guests about the historical injustices and trauma that has contributed to the deep social, cultural, economical...

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Contact Info

Address:  #620, 5920 Macleod Trail SW | Calgary, AB T2H 0K2
Phone: 403-230-7745
email: contactus@cbfy.ca
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Statutory Holidays

Media Contact: please contact Pauline Lam, Communications Coordinator for media inquiries such as video or audio interviews and story highlights/features:
Phone: 403-909-0605
Email: plam@cbfy.ca 

 

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