Since our very first sale, we donate $1 from every Potion sold to good causes, local events and charities committed to mental heath, conservation, equality and humanitarian aid. We are also happy to provide prizes for silent auctions and fundraisers for causes that meet our criteria. Below are links to the organizations that we have supported. We are always on the lookout for worthy causes to support so please CONTACT US if you know of a great cause in need of funding.
This cause is very dear to both of our hearts. We were both bullied is school and dealt with poor mental health as a result. National Hope Talks stand out because they get to what's underneath the reasons for the mental health crisis we are in and bring real solutions. Through storytelling and raw vulnerability, their talks encourage audiences and bring hope that we can see change. They bring educational presentations to school assemlies, mental health conferances and events, workplace wellness and community initiatives. Please visit https://nationalhopetalks.com to learn more about this incredible cause.
The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. is America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, LDF seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans. LDF also defends the gains and protections won over the past 75 years of civil rights struggle and works to improve the quality and diversity of judicial and executive appointments.
Child Rescue Coalition is a nonprofit organization that rescues children from sexual abuse by building technology for law enforcement, free of charge, to track, arrest and prosecute child predators. Headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida, they developed the world-renowned Child Protection System (CPS) Technology, which has been a powerful tool for law enforcement agencies around the globe. This technology has improved the success rates of investigators and policing operations in the ongoing pursuit to identify, apprehend and convict individuals and networks associated with child sexual exploitation. https://childrescuecoalition.org/
In celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Calgary Pride and presented by Plain Jane Events, guests will experience the very first Hotel Balcony Drag Show in history. Hosted by Calgary’s own Karla Marx and featuring performances by local favourites including Duke Carson, Angelina Starchild, Vanta Blaque, and Farrah Nuff attendees will enjoy the show in the comfort of their own room from the balcony at a safe, social distance.
Wounded Warriors Canada is national mental health service provider whose mission is “To honour and support Canada’s ill and injured Canadian Armed Forces members, Veterans, First Responders and their families.” In doing this, WWC have created an innovative approach to mental health care using clinical best practices and evidence informed care to create an environment of compassion, resiliency and hope for participants of their programs. The majority of Canadians have been exposed to at least one traumatic event in their lifetime. For some, their experience(s) will lead them to develop PTSD.
WWC provide a number of different programs to support Canada’s uniformed service professions including: Trauma Resiliency Program, Couples Overcoming PTSD Everyday (COPE), PTSD Service Dog Program, Couples Based Equine Therapy, Before Operational Stress (BOS) and First Responder Assist.
The Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Centre is a Registered Charity in Calgary whose mission is to connect people who have experienced pregnancy and infant loss to comprehensive and inclusive support offerings through each phase of the journey.
The journey through loss is complex and we know that not everyone heals in the same way.
For this reason, our Centre connects bereaved families to community, peer support groups, traditional and alternative healing supports, and educational opportunities.
Discovery House is a social profit organization providing a continuum of care to women and their children fleeing domestic violence.
They facilitate transitional housing – offering longer-term, safe places for women and children to call home while they begin rebuilding their lives. They provide mothers access to counselling, support and programs to ensure they never return to abusive partners. They work directly with children, to mitigate the effects of trauma and prevent the cycle from repeating.
The Shoebox Project for Women, supported by Dream, collects and distributes gift-filled Shoeboxes to women impacted by homelessness in communities across Canada and the US. Each thoughtfully created and decorated Shoebox is filled with items valued at $50 that can enhance self-esteem and reduce feelings of isolation for women in need.
Indspire is an Indigenous national charity that invests in the education of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people for the long-term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.
They serve First Nations, Inuit, and Métis students in remote communities, rural areas and urban centres across Canada. They disburse financial awards, deliver programs, and share resources with the goal of increasing graduation rates for Indigenous students.
The Endangered Ecosystems Alliance is a non-profit conservation organization founded in September of 2018 by Canadian conservationists Ken Wu, working for the science-based protection of all native ecosystems and to support ecosystem literacy. They work primarily at a federal level, as well as augmenting local and regional campaigns in the provinces and territories, to push for the protection of at least 50% of Canada in all terrestrial, freshwater and marine ecosystems by 2030.
In 2001, TARICAYA ECORESERVE was born as a non-profit association dedicated to biodiversity conservation and sustainable management of resources.
Visit https://www.taricayaecoreserve.org/ to learn more about the cause, or to donate.
The Canadian Cultural Mosaic Foundation (CCMF) is an award-winning not-for-profit organization run by committed volunteer Millennials and Gen Z. They work to improve Race Relations in Canada and also mitigate racism by creating cultural understanding through multicultural education, technology and arts.
Visit https://www.canadianculturalmosaicfoundation.com/ to learn more, or to donate