Frequently Asked Questions

How do I make an online memorial or tribute donation?

If you are making a donation in memory of someone who does not already have a memorial page, please click to make a general donation and fill out the tribute information at the bottom of the page. 

How do I find an individual's specific memorial or tribute page?

You can search for a person's memorial or tribute page here

Where do I mail my memorial or tribute donation?
Calgary Health Trust
800, 11012 Macleod Trail SE
Calgary, AB  T2J 6A5

*Please include a note indicating the name of the person you wish to honour. 

Will the family know I made a gift in honour of their loved one?

When you make a memorial gift, a letter is sent to the designated person or family in recognition of your gift. The amount of your gift will not be disclosed and you will receive a tax receipt. All donations to the Trust may be directed to an area of health care that is meaningful to you.

You can also send an e-card when you make your donation online.

What information do I need to include in an obituary?
Obituary Text:

If you wish to name Calgary Health Trust as a benefactor in a printed obituary, the following is an example of wording that can be used: In lieu of flowers please send a donation to Calgary Health Trust  in support of (area of donor's interest)

Or if you have created a personal fundraising page: In lieu of flowers please make a donation online to Calgary Health Trust secure.calgaryhealthtrust.ca/(yourpersonalURL) ex: secure.calgaryhealthtrust.ca/emansafadiMemorial Pages:

  • So your family, friends and loved ones can find the page it is best to fill in the First Name and Last Name with the name of the deceased. You can add an image or images of your loved one and a brief biography of the person.
  • These personal pages are publicly available on the Web and can be viewed by all visitors to the Calgary Health Trust website. Please do not publish any information on your page which you consider personal or confidential. When creating a memorial page please read the waiver in its entirety prior to agreeing to the conditions.

I would like to speak about setting up a memorial or tribute page.

For more information please email Nicole Kitson, Annual Giving Officer or call 403-943-0634.