Action Dignity Society

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SUMMARY PROGRAMS We conducted a rebrand to more accurately portray the organization's missions, while maintaining our charitable purposes. We changed our name to Action Dignity Society (previously known as Ethno-Culturla Council of Calgary). We celebrated our 15 years. SHARE- 3 research partnership initiatives (PC-QI, PaCES and MMP); 111 individuals engaged in Person-Centered Care Research; 7 survey tools translated into 9 languages (PaCES); 16 individuals attnded the Caregivers Journey Panel Discussion; 131 individuals from 12 ethno-cultural communities benefitedfrom five community action plans on healthy relationship promotion and domestic violence prevention; 20 community leaders learned about social and cultural aspects of domestic violence; 30 community leaders learned about peer mentorship. LEAD for Change - Developed Healthcare 101 information tool ready for community testing; Participated as part of Leadership Council for the Cultural Plan for Calgary; Worked with 62 community leaders from 20 ethno-cultural communities to clearly articulate cross-cultural issues; Facilitated community engagement meetings through 122 brokers and leaders trained to provide...


  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 897859609RR0001

  • map-point10 full-time staff

  • map-pointNo contact email on record

2018 Revenues: $1,317,936

<b>-626</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>626</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>778874</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>841</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>407387</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>130834</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2018 Expenditures: $1,254,620

<b>806229</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>22797</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>425594</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>0</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2018 Year End: $506,362

<b>351244</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>89866</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>64581</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>671</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2018 Year End: $281,469

<b>52925</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>228544</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Action Dignity Society's headquarters is located at 915 33 Street Ne, Calgary AB, T2A6T2.

Breakdown of Programs

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Fundraising Methods

Dinners Internet Contacts Other