Calgary Homeless Foundation's 2013 Half-Time Show October 23, Presented by Devon Canada

Scoring a touchdown for the 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness

October 22, 2013

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Oct. 22, 2013) -

WHAT Since 1998, the Calgary Homeless Foundation (CHF) has held an annual fundraising event, which over time has become one of Calgary's most popular networking events in the year. This year's theme, a "Half-Time Show" reflects the Calgary community being in the second half of the 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness. Now more than ever, we must keep the momentum of ending homelessness going.
WHO Attendees at this season's tailgate party represent all levels of government, business leaders, non-profit agencies, philanthropists, volunteers and the faith communities.
The Honourable Alison Redford, Premier of Alberta
The Honourable David Hancock, Minister of Human Services
The Honourable Jonathan Denis, Minister of Justice and Solicitor General
Chris Seasons, President Devon Canada
Alan Norris, Board Chair, CHF and President Brookfield Residential
Dr. John Rook, President and CEO, CHF
The Foundation would like to thank the Champion Sponsor, Devon Canada, as well as Touchdown Sponsors Arc Resources Ltd., Boardwalk Rental Communities, BP Canada Energy Group, Brookfield Residential, Canadian Oil Sands, Cenovus Energy and Matco Investments.
Red and White Club
McMahon Stadium
187 Crowchild Tr. NW, Calgary
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Free Parking
Formal program (5:45 to 6:00 p.m.)
Emcee'd by Bruce "Tuna" Covernton, former Calgary Stampeders offensive lineman
Greetings Premier Alison Redford
Chris Seasons, President Devon Canada
Dr. John Rook on behalf of CHF
ABOUT The Calgary Homeless Foundation leads the implementation of Calgary's 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness in partnership with the many homeless-serving agencies, the private sector, our government partners, the faith community, other foundations and all Calgarians to end homelessness in Calgary once and for all. For more information, visit