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May 17, 2017

Connect Soceity is proud to have been selected as a participating Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink charity, run under the Shaw Charity Classic.

Every dollar you donate will be matched up to 50%.  Your donation will help provide much needed resources and programs for Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals and families.

December 1, 2016

Last weekend Connect Society had their first Silent Auction/Pub night.  It was a huge success earning us $10,000.00 which will be used to address our expanding program needs due to growth. 
We would like to take this time to thank all those who helped us in our endeavor through purchasing tickets for the event, bidding on items throughout the evening, and especially to those who donated.  We had a huge outpouring of donations and ended up with over 160 beautiful silent auction packages.  We absolutely could not have pulled off this event without the help of the following donors:

February 12, 2015

Connect Society is excited to announce the opening of a preschool within the Calgary community.  Connect Society’s mission is to empower Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing children, adults and their families to engage fully within their communities.  Early Childhood Services provides preschool programming four days a week for children who have a hearing loss or a parent who is Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing.  Connect Society’s preschool will be housed at Belvedere Parkway School at 4631 – 85 Street NW.

September 18, 2013

Connect Society would like to thank Alberta Deaf Sports Association (ADSA) for their generous donation.  ADSA donated $1500.00 specifically for gym equipment.