Cookie Occasion
Community Involvement

 

Cookie Occasion is passionate about our community and helping our community flourish. We believe that a strong community is one that helps each other. We love supporting local organizations to help accomplish their goals. Cookie Occasion supports many organizations within Calgary and in a variety of areas, including: Performing Arts, Schools, Women’s Causes, and Athletic Support. If you are interested in having Cookie Occasion donate to your cause, please e-mail a letter detailing what type of event or cause you are supporting and what you are looking for in the way of a donation.

 

Previous causes that we have supported are:

 

A Better World Canada.  Donates bikes to kids in Kenya so they don't have to walk 20km's to school.  On May 5th, 2013 the organization will be delivering 205 bicycles to Kenya. Cookie Occasion donated 100 cookies to event held at Belgo on April 5 to raise the money needed to get the bikes there. 

 

AARC is a private, non-profit registered charity that has been in operation for about 22 years.

Families come from across Canada to benefit from this recovery program, which is based on the AA

12 steps. The program involves both the child and the family in intensive soul reviving treatment.

 

Prince of Whales school. For the students grade six graduation Cookie Occasion offers one dozen cookie boxes at cost as part of the students fundraiser. 

 

Calgary Reads. Cookie Occasion donated over 300 cookies to the volunteers of this great organization plus a $100 gift basket for the silent auction fundraiser.

 

Indulge Calgary. A local event held every May which encourages members of the Marda Loop/ South Calgary community to come together and support the local businesses.  Cookie Occasion donated $100 worth of gift certificates to this event.

 

Calgary Military Family Resource Centre - Cookie Occasion donated a $75 gift basket for auction at the 7th annual Liquid Courage Fundraiser.

 

Folk Fest Calgary- Annually Cookie Occasion donates cookies for the 1400 volunteers that make this awesome festival possible.  In exchange the festival provides tickets for our wonderful staff members to enjoy the festival!

 

TAQA North fundraiser for Red Cross Calgary Flood Relief-  Cookie Occasion donated cookies for the bake sale put on by TAQA and all the proceeds were matched by the company and donated to Red Cross Calgary Flood Relief.

 

Making Changes - Cookie Occasion donated a gift basket to an event that was fundraising on behalf of this organization which provides helps women transitioning onto the work force.