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HOPE Awards

The HOPE Awards recognize people who, in partnership with Aspen, have made substantial contributions in the lives of individuals and families in our community. At Aspen, we believe that everyone has the capacity to rise above even the most difficult of circumstances and to learn, adapt and grow. For that reason, we partner with many different people to support individuals and families, unlock potential and transform lives.

The HOPE Awards are our opportunity to celebrate these partnerships and recognize those making a significant impact on the lives of people in our communities. Together with our partners, we will continue to lead the way as agents for action and sustainable change.

2019 Event Wrap Up

On May 30th, Aspen had the pleasure of hosting over 200 friends and community members at the Sheraton Cavalier for the 2019 HOPE Awards breakfast. The morning included a hot buffet breakfast, followed by a formal program from 7:30 to 9:00am. Our hosts for the morning took guests on a journey of celebration and recognition as we heard the impactful stories of our six award winners.

Sponsor the 2020 HOPE Awards

Are you interested in becoming a sponsor of the 2020 Hope Awards? This event brings together leaders and change makers from more than 40 different social service agencies and partners in Calgary and surrounding areas. As a sponsor of the 2020 HOPE Awards, you will have an opportunity to engage and network with individuals, groups and organizations who are driving change and impacting lives in our community. You will align yourself with other community partners who share Aspen's values of empathy, diversity, community and partnership. Additionally, you will be highlighted as a business that strives to achieve sustainable solutions and measurable change in Calgary and area.

For more information, contact Ashlee Hamblin at or 403.463.8936.

Learn about the 2019 HOPE Award recipients: