SmartCentres, one of the largest real estate companies in Canada, offers government and health authorities free space to support COVID-19 efforts
SmartCentres properties are located in every province across the country, accessible to a large percentage of the Canadian population. They are offering rent-free use of a total of up to 1-million square feet of space in 200 shopping centres across the country, as well as its land, parking lots and signage, to all Canadian governments and health care authorities, effective immediately, to assist in their COVID-19 support efforts
Lessons from Disaster Response that can be applied to COVID-19
Analysis of the Start Network — a rapid financing model for post disaster humanitarian response. What lessons does it hold for Canada’s social impact funders in responding to the COVID-19 crisis?
Lessons from Emergency Preparedness that can be applied to Covid-19
In 2013, Calgary non-profits faced a natural disaster. An analysis about how that helped them to prepare for COVID-19
Calgary grocery store prepares care package to those quarantined
Calgary Co-op chain is offering a Calgary Co-op Care Package containing food essentials, free of charge, to anyone required to be quarantined as directed by a public health agency. These Calgary Co-op Care Packages will contain non-perishable food items such as canned meat, pasta