A message to our community
As the situation around COVID-19 evolves, and to ensure the safety of the children, families and care providers within the Alberta Children’s Hospital, our Foundation office will be operating remotely.
Questions can be directed to our temporary Reception line at 403.690.2457 or email@example.com. While working off-site, all Foundation staff may be contacted directly via email through their @achf.com addresses.
This FAQ page is intended to address questions that may arise during these special circumstances and will be updated on a regular basis. If you have a question that is not answered here, please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For COVID-19 related health information, please visit Alberta Health Services.
For information related to the hospital, please call 403-955-7211.
Is the Foundation office open?
To reduce non-essential traffic into the Alberta Children’s Hospital, the Foundation team will be working remotely. We will continue to operate off-site during our usual business hours Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
How do I make a donation?
We will continue to gratefully accept donations online at childrenshospital.ab.ca. Cheques made payable to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation can be mailed to the Foundation Office at:
Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation 28 Oki Drive NW Calgary, AB T3B 6A8
As our office is operating remotely at this time, these donations will be processed in the timeliest manner possible. Your patience is appreciated during these extenuating circumstances.
If you have collected cash donations, please hold them in a safe place until we are able to begin accepting donations in person again. If you would like to be notified at that time, please email email@example.com.
We have some donations for the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Can I bring them in?
Our amazing community has been incredibly generous in recent weeks and our shelves are well-stocked with toys, books and thoughtful items for children and families at the hospital. To ensure the safety of patients and staff, we are pausing all gift-in-kind donations. If you have purchased or collected items to donate, please hold on to them until further notice. If you have not purchased gifts and would like to support children at the hospital, please consider making a donation online instead. If you would like to be informed when we begin accepting gift-in-kind donations again, please email Utah Hawley. We have also received several generous offers of equipment and food for hospital staff and patients. We would kindly ask you to email these offers to Albert Health Services directly with the subject line ‘AHS COVID Offer’ to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have an event scheduled to benefit the Alberta Children’s Hospital. What should we do?
If you are working with a member of our Community Initiatives team, please contact them directly via email or call 403.690.2457.
Please adhere to the most recent Alberta Public Health guidelines for gatherings in order to help limit the spread of COVID-19.
Are Foundation events cancelled?
Please refer to the Foundation Events page for the latest updates.
Can you send me a physicial copy of a tax receipt?
As our office is operating remotely at this time, we are not able to produce physical tax receipts. Once our office re-opens, receipts will be processed in the timeliest manner possible. Your patience is very much appreciated!