News and Events

The Calgary Catholic Education Foundation is pleased to announce $143,000 in grants for the 2018-19 school year. Congratulations to the 54 successful schools and to Bishop Grandin and Blessed Cardinal Newman schools for receiving the Bishop Henry Social Justice Award. For a summary of the projects and initiatives click HERE.




Catholic Education Sunday

Thank you to the 113 adults and 19 students who read our message of Catholic Education Sunday at 43 parishes across 156 mass times this weekend! We would also like to acknowledge the staff and students who prepared the artwork and visuals for the churches, your efforts are much appreciated. We witnessed our schools and parishes joining together to celebrate and give thanks for the gift of Catholic Education and the contribution it makes to our communities and society as a whole in Alberta.

To donate to Calgary Catholic Education Foundation please click HERE. Donations $20 or more by December


Grants for 2018-2019

The grant application cycle for this school year is now closed. School principals will be contacted by Nov. 30th as to the status of their application.  Grant awards will be posted on this website by Dec. 15th, 2018.


Congratulations to the 2018   “Chance 2 Enhance 3”  Raffle Winners!

The Calgary Catholic Education Foundation, together with the Calgary Catholic School District, is proud to announce the winners of the 2018 “Chance 2 Enhance 3” raffle. The Foundation is very grateful to all those who supported the raffle- from selling tickets, to buying tickets, to helping spread the word.

Thanks to your generosity, sales reached over $75,000 and the proceeds will be invested in Calgary Catholic schools to help enrich and enhance educational opportunities for our students!

Prize Winner
Toyota RAV4 Tony and Linda Greco
Sundance Balloon Ride Barb Fleet
Calgary Stampede Gift Package Carmela Perez
Pro Sports Game Package Cora Villanueva
Calgary Pro Sports Gift Package Adam Wojciechowski
Stay & Ski Package C. J. Omelian
Alpine Helicopter Tour for Two Stacy Jantz
Fairmont Palliser Afternoon Tea for Two Marie Lomboy
Chinook Centre $100 Gift Card Sheri Lee Diakiw
$500 Bev Kovacs
$500 Jane Durnie
$500 Jennifer Zuchetto
$500 Kelly Nicholls