A Thank you to our Volunteers

Each year the Centre of Hope is blessed with so many fantastic volunteers. Individuals that give selflessly of their evenings and their early mornings to assist the Centre of Hope events and our intake program. At least once a month we see a few volunteers come into the Centre of Hope to help assist us with patron care; each year we utilize at least 100-200 volunteer’s for our events and honestly, we just wouldn’t be able to do it without them!  We are grateful for week’s like VOLUNTEER WEEK to …


8th Annual KD Gala

October 26th, 6pmFellowship Baptist Church  Every year the Centre of Hope hosts the KD Gala in the Fall in honour of the Fort McMurray United Way during their annual fundraising drive. The KD Gala is well-known for its unique dinner where each dish is created with Kraft Dinner.  Year after year our staff volunteer to create gourmet dishes out of KD, including Chicken Keema Kraft Dinner and our infamous KD Pizza.  The event hosts a live and silent auction as well as a chance to come out and learn a little …

Subzero Challenge

3rd Annual Subzero Challenge is a Success!

$30,000.00 Below ZERO; Help the Centre of Hope Heat The Streets On December 01st 2013 the Centre of Hope launched it’s 3rd Annual Subzero Challenge: $30,000 Below Zero. We were hoping to raise $30,000 by March 01st 2014 to purchase much needed warm winter clothing for our patrons. $42,269.66 was what we raised through our 3rd Annual Subzero Challenge. THANK YOU FORT MCMURRAY!!!! This year we were a member agency for the National Awareness Campaign “Raise the Roof”. This means sold the very stylish Raise the Roof Toques for $10.00 to help …


Awareness WEEK Giving Light to Homelessness

May 26-31, 2014 Stay tuned for more information about the Centre of Hope’s Awareness Week. We have events like the Hope in the Dark event and a Candle Light Vigil to help raise awareness of homelessness in our community. If you would like to learn more about how you can become involved in supporting this week for the Centre of Hope please contact the Fund Development Coordinator for the Centre of Hope 780-743-3912 ect 229. or email


Hope in the Dark Awareness Overnight Event

We hope you can make it out to our next Hope in the Dark event on May 31st, 2014.  This event is in support of the Centre of Hope and is about raising awareness of homelessness in our community. We invite members of our community to come out to this great event and sleep outside for one night. We have challenges throughout the night and have a few surprises lined up for nextyears event, making it bigger and better than last year!  If you would like more information please do not …


The Centre of Hope’s Third Annual Moonlight Classic

Make sure you can make it out to The Centre of Hope’s THIRD ANNUAL MOONLIGHT CLASSIC.  This unique and fun event in Fort McMurray is scheduled for SATURDAY JUNE 21st, 2014 at Miskanaw Golf Club. We are always looking for new sponsors, so please check out our Sponsorship Package for more information. For any additional information please contact Fundraising & Communications Coordinator at 780-743-3912 ext 229 OR email  

Northern Warrior Race

Third Annual Northern Warrior Race

Are You Ready #ymm ????? (CLICK THIS LINK for a taste of our NWR!) Centre of Hope’s Third Annual Northern Warrior Race is the ULTIMATE extreme obstacle race in our region. Similar to the Spartan Race and Warrior Dash, it is specially designed to test your strength, agility, and team work. August 16, 2014 Get ready to get dirty and have a ton of fun!!! This year with the help of our Incredible Run Director, Terri Windover, we have made it that much BIGGER and BETTER. You can expect the course to be challenging, …