ANY GIRL. ANYWHERE. AT ANYTIME.
MOST COMMON RECRUIT AGE: 13-14.
BIGGEST RISK FACTOR: BEING A GIRL.
What is human trafficking?
Human trafficking is here – in Alberta and all across Canada. Human trafficking involves the recruitment, transportation or harbouring of persons for the purpose of exploitation (typically in the sex industry or for forced labour).
Magdalene House vision
Magdalene House Society is a charitable organization that provides a safe environment for the full recovery of people exploited by human trafficking. We offer physical, social, emotional, psychological, and spiritual services to our clients.
How can you help?
1) Invest by pledging a 3 year financial commitment to Magdalene House.
2) Become a member of our Society and share in the decisions made regarding Magdalene House.
3) Volunteer! We need help in our Fair Trade Store and in our home.
To all our loyal donors, sponsors, guests and volunteers, your attendance at our recent Sweet Tooth for Justice event was greatly appreciated. Together we were able to raise just over $13,000 towards our operating costs.
We would like to thank our sponsors:
David & Cathy Bouchard
Chocolate/Wine/|Beer Pairing Station
Chocolates by Bernard Callebaut Red Deer
Audio Visual / Graphic Design
Dry Island Developments
Pie in the Sky Raffle
Shine 90.5; Sunny ’94; Cruz 100.7
Plan to Join Us at our Summer Events!
June 18, 2016 – FREEDOM WALK
Join us at Sacred Heart Church (5508 55 Street, Red Deer, AB) for one of two different walks. We have a 12 km route and a 6 km route. All pledges raised will be allocated to the day-to-day operations of our long-term recovery home! Registration is 8:30-9:30 and the walk begins at 10:00 a.m. Click here to download the 2016 Registration Form- Freedom Walk.
July 23-24, 2016 – FREEDOM RIDE
Join us on our 5th Anniversary Freedom Ride! We are expanding this event to include a 25 km route, and a 50 km route (to take place on July 23rd) and we are keeping our 200 km two-day event alive as well! Join us for any of the three rides by downloading the 2016 Freedom Ride Registration Form.
August 5, 2016 – CHARITABLE GOLF TOURNAMENT
Join us for a Texas Scramble at Meadowlands Golf Club in Sylvan Lake to enjoy 18 holes of golf, a cart, a BBQ lunch and a Steak Dinner. Registration is at 9:00 a.m. and shot gun start is at 10:00 a.m.. Individual registration is $125.00 or a Team of 4 is $450. Contact David at email@example.com or call 403-342-6191 to request a Registration package.
Hope to see you at one or more of our Fundraising events!!
Help us to reach our goal!
As we approach our 2nd year in operation, we need to raise $385,000 to run our 24/7 recovery home. We have been very fortunate to date to have so many loyal and generous donors…THANK YOU!
Fundraising events and activities are in the planning for 2016, but we need more help! If you are able to commit a one-time or a monthly donation, you can do that by clicking on our Donate Now button below.
To date, we have had two women graduate from our program and three more are currently residing at Magdalene House and journeying to recovery. Your support is changing their lives for the better!
You can help us today by donating through CanadaHelps.org. Thank you!
Please note our mailing address has changed…
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107-4929 50 Street, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 1X9