In 2018 Gems for Gems will be partnering with colleges and other educational institutions across Canada in-order to provide nation wide trade scholarships, attainable in under 12 months, awarded to candidates from these shelters. Gems for Gems will partner only with educational institutions which ‘buy-in’ to our mandate of ongoing support to our scholars through the entire duration of their experience. More on this program to come in 2018!CONTINUE READING
These take place once a month in Calgary and move from shelter to shelter. The premise of these events are to show the women how they can be their own ‘Hero’ through learning certain skills from ground ‘Zero’. We accomplish this goal by having key areas of personal development, relative to their specific reality, taught from the ground up.CONTINUE READING
Gems for Gems began in 2015 as a Christmas Jewelry Drive in which the women of Calgary donate their gently used jewelry. It would then be cleaned, packaged and given as a Christmas gift to those who had experienced abused and were currently residing within Calgary shelters.CONTINUE READING
Our 3rd Annual Gems for Gems Jewelry Drive is under way!
This drive began three Christmas’ ago and is designed to brighten the spirits of the women residing in the shelters for those who have suffered from abuse.
Gems For Gems Advisory Board Founder: Jordan Guildford I come from the small town of Scott’s Bay in Nova Scotia. I grew up with my sister and brother on a small hobby farm consisting of sheep, ducks and horses. My mother and father very much wanted us to have a simple and peaceful childhood. At […]CONTINUE READING
Each event is a motivational experience designed to speak to all eager to grow, thrive and succeed in whatever discipline they desire to pursue.
A charitable cause will also be featured at every event as funds will be raised and awareness brought to each cause we champion.
There will always be an accomplished motivational speaker, a silent auction, a very small entrance fee and wonderful company!
We are a strong group of motivated women happy to assist in any way we can! Please contact us if you have a charity you would like an event dedicated to! We are more then happy to speak to anyone representing a good cause.