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The Mustard Seed

The Mustard Seed has been impacting and changing lives for more than 30 years. With support from donors and volunteers, the organization provides food, clothing and shelter to men and women who are experiencing poverty and homelessness. It also helps them improve their physical and mental health, find jobs and homes of their own. Shaw is proud to support The Mustard Seed through RESOLVE in addition to our $1 million donation to support the 1010 Centre,
their affordable housing building.

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Apply for Support

We invite charitable organizations to apply for a cash or in-kind donation. Applications are reviewed four times per year.

Please review the following schedule and ensure the timing of your online application corresponds with your request timelines.

Online Application
deadline
Decisions Communicated
to Applicant
August 28, 2015 November 20, 2015
November 15, 2015 February 15, 2016
February 28, 2016 May 16, 2016
May 15, 2016 August 15, 2016

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Learn more about our key programs

Shaw Rocket Fund

Shaw Rocket Fund

The Shaw Rocket Fund supports Canadian children’s programming and is recognized worldwide for its creativity and commitment to quality. We are strong believers in creating quality programming that encourages the young, imaginative minds of our kids while enriching their lives through interaction with creative content.

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Shaw Employee giving

Shaw Employee giving

Community giving is paramount to our over 14,000 employees, as such Shaw strives to support any and all of their charitable endeavours. Through our Shaw Employee Giving programs, employees can have their donations to organizations matched by Shaw, apply for a grant for the group they volunteer with, and apply for a team fundraising match.


Shaw Pumpkin Patrol

Shaw Pumpkin Patrol

For more than 30 years, Shaw has been helping to keep our communities safe on Halloween. Every October 31st the Shaw Pumpkin Patrol is out in our local communities handing out safety items and offering trick-or-treaters tips on how to keep Halloween safe.

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Shaw Bears

Shaw Bears

Since 1989, Shaw has provided over 405,000 cuddly, soft Shaw Bears to children in stressful situations through community organizations and emergency service groups across Canada. The Shaw Bear mascot also attends various Shaw and public community events throughout the year.


Shaw Charity Classic

Shaw Charity Classic

We're proud to host the Shaw Charity Classic, a new Champions Tour tournament that will bring some of the most recognized and accomplished golfers in the game to Calgary.

This major international event is a celebration of the things we care about: families, kids, charities and community.

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