Noteworthy News! Liberals move to give survivors of domestic violence paid leave https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/liberal-leave-domestic-violence-1.4779480
Riseup had a booth at the recent Community Registration Day held at the Alexandra Arena in Leduc. Visitors to our booth were given an opportunity to spin the wheel to answer questions about family violence and what Riseup Society Alberta does to help those impacted by family violence. We enjoyed great participation from those that […]
Anyone who has a ‘tear bag’ at Riseup is invited to come to the Lion’s campground in Leduc on July 21 from 3 to 5 p.m. for a tear bag burning event. Call Riseup at 780-739-7473 Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays for more information.
Thank you to the Holiday Inn & Suites, Nisku for including Riseup in their Mother’s Day celebrations. Riseup Society Board members and staff had the opportunity to distribute promotional material and $5.00 from every brunch ticket sold was donated to Riseup!
At their recent birthday bash, 93.1 The One Leduc Radio raffled a signed guitar with all proceeds going to Riseup. Allison Horrigan and Katie Stanners delivered the proceeds to Riseup. It was a great birthday party with good food and great music at Blackjacks Roadhouse. Thank you so much for your donation! Your gift is […]
Thanks to the Edmonton Holdings Foundation for their recent donation of $1500.00! We very much appreciate your support of Riseup and the work that we do in our communities.
November Is Family Violence Prevention Month in Alberta. See Alberta Human Services Website for more details. Go Purple! Scavenger Hunt Poster 2017 At the LRC is a Super-Family Scavenger Hunt on Nov 8, from 5 to 7 pm. Join us for fun and prizes!
The City of Leduc is set to host the 3rd annual Breakfast with the Guys (and Gals) fundraiser to help end family violence in our region. Our guest speaker is Janet Riopel (president and CEO of Edmonton Chamber of Commerce) and she’ll be focusing on Family Violence in the Workplace, and its affects. WHEN: Nov. […]
Mother’s Day Brunch at the Holiday Inn & Suites, Eclipse Restaurant, toy drive and awareness campaign on behalf of Riseup. Our Mother’s Day Brunch, we collected close to 200 stuffed animals that will bring smiles and comfort to many children in our community!!
Thanks Fraserway RV for giving us the opportunity to serve hot dogs at your recent grand opening. Thanks also for a chance to increase awareness of the services Riseup Society Alberta provides in our comnmunities!