Giving Tuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Black Friday. As the “opening day of the giving season”, it’s a time when College of the Rockies, our alumni, industry partners and community supporters rally behind our causes of the season.

Tuesday December 1st 2020 was the 2nd annual Giving Tuesday at College of the Rockies.

In total, $70,150 was raised for these featured initiatives:

College of the Rockies Cranbrook Community Forest trail enhancement project

The College and community partners are committed to improving the trails surrounding the new student housing project. $19,750 was raised by the community and matched by College of the Rockies.

Special thanks to our top donor, College of the Rockies’ Students Association.

Learn more about the Trail enhancement project.

Dean’s Equipment Fund for Environmental Science

Help our science faculty acquire specialized lab equipment and field tools for students in our fully updated degree program! Learn more about the type of equipment your donation will support. $11,125 was raised.

Many thanks to our top donors, Lotic Environmental, VAST Resource Solutions Inc., and Keefer Ecological Services

Engineers Canada Indigenous Access to Engineering Bursary

Supporters have now achieved their goal of making this a permanent award. Learn more about how this bursary got started! $11,925 was raised for this initiative.

Thank you to our top donor, CIBC.

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