The ‘What is Love?’ Fundraiser Gala is Emma House’s annual fundraising event and is an opportunity to connect together with leaders, entrepreneurs, social activists, and businesses in Calgary, to network, leverage joint resources and connect on a common cause: to end homelessness among pregnant women and youth in Calgary and area.
The theme, ‘What is Love?’ Urges us to consider what real love is and how we show it in our daily lives. This is an event where we as Calgary can join together and demonstrate love by supporting expectant mothers and their babies!
Featuring Special Guest Speaker Laureen Harper!
Laureen Harper, wife of Canada’s 22nd Prime Minster, is a leader, influencer, and social activist. Laureen supports and advocates for addressing complex social issues including animal welfare, bullying, and women empowerment. She is also a foundation board member and supporter of the Trans Canada Rail. Laureen is very active in the community and believes in bringing people together to collaborate and enact change. Get ready to be inspired!
The event will take place at the Calgary Golf and Country Club and will include a 4 course meal, wine with dinner, stories from past Emma House residents, and musical performances by jazz guitarist Pat Moore.
Pat has been performing and teaching classical and jazz guitar for more than 40 years. He studied personally with the legendary Ted Greene and has performed with many influential artists including Paul Brandt!
There will also be a live auction and a cash bar! Please bring cash for the cash bar.
Cocktails at 6:00pm
Dinner at 6:30pm
Dress is formal (no jeans).