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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation | A day to remember

By Westcor | Sep 30, 2022

A day for Truth, Reconciliation, Remembrance, and Respect. September 30th is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a day that coincides with Orange Shirt Day. The day honours the children who never returned home and survivors of residential schools, as well as their families and communities, and offers a chance for us to listen, reflect,…

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Building a Better Community Initiative Progress Report | 2021

By Westcor | Dec 24, 2021

Navigating adversity through acts of service. Another year gone, another 12 months of living in and being of service to this incredible city. It’s been tough for everyone, there’s no denying that, but through all of the chaos and challenges these past 24 months have brought to our door, the kindhearted nature of Calgarians has…

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Building a Better Community | 2021 Community Drive – Food, Clothing, & Essential Hygiene Items

By Westcor | Nov 30, 2021

Merry Christmas to all, and to all a warm night! Join us in celebration of community (and Christmas) spirit as we channel our inner Santa to help lessen the burden of those less fortunate this Christmas season. Father Christmas embodies the spirit of giving, without the expectation of return and without any exclusions – he…

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Leading the Way – Cathleen’s Success Story

By Westcor | Jun 15, 2021

Celebrating the success of one of our leaders, Cathleen Peter-Swart. We are extremely proud to share this impactful piece by Jim Timlick for the 2021 Constructor magazine by the Calgary Construction Association highlighting a few of the many women leaders in our industry. Cathleen has been a steadfast team member and natural leader since joining…

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Karen Climbs for Kids | in support of Stawowski McGill

By Westcor | Apr 30, 2021

Karen Climbs for Kids When we see one of our business partners doing something so amazing, we get very excited, and we want to shout it from the mountain tops so that everyone knows about it! On July 23rd, 2021, Karen Knowlton of Stawowski McGill will stand atop the summit of Mount Athabasca¬†(3,491m) in Jasper…

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The Jesena Andoney Memorial Award

By Westcor | Mar 12, 2021

Honoring our earth angel, Jesena. On May 18, 2019, our earth angel, Jesena Andoney, got her wings. Although she is no longer with us in person, we all wanted to find a meaningful and enduring way to have her spirit live on. Over the last year or so, we have received many thoughtful suggestions about…

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