About Shelter Movers Calgary
Established in March 2023, Shelter Movers Calgary (SMC) is made up of a growing team of dedicated volunteers helping to ensure an immediate and lasting impact on survivors of gender-based violence in the Calgary, Alberta area. SMC offers its services to the local communities through our referral partners, Rowan House Society (High River) and FearIsNotLove (Calgary).
We are currently seekings volunteers to support:
- Movers & Drivers (Urgent need)
- Moving/operations support
- Volunteer services
- Fundraising/event planning
- Marketing & communications
No open positions at this time.
Calgary Chapter Director
Elsa Perry comes to Shelter Movers with extensive experience in the non-profit and private sectors throughout western Canada. She has a background in developing and implementing educational outreach materials and programs for children and youth. Elsa is originally from rural Southern Alberta, just under the mountains in Kananaskis Country.
On December 9th 2022, the Honourable Marci Ien, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth, met with Shelter Movers Executive Director, Marc Hull-Jacquin in Edmonton to announce funding for Shelter Movers’ Prairies Scale Up project. The new project will establish chapters across the Prairies, beginning in Alberta.
Shelter Movers Calgary is one of the first chapters launching as part of our expansion into the prairies!