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Spring Gala

  • Safari Lodge, Calgary Zoo 1300 Zoo Road Northeast Calgary, AB, T2E Canada (map)

You are invited to an inspirational evening celebrating Social Justice and Public Health. The cocktail reception fundraiser will include silent and live auctions, live music, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, and a keynote presentation by Dr. Paul Farmer.

Dr. Paul Farmer has dedicated his life to improving health care for the world’s poorest people. A founding director of the international non-profit organization Partners In Health, Dr. Farmer is Kolokotrones University Professor and Chair of the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School; he is also Chief of the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston. Dr. Farmer serves as the U.N. Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Community Based Medicine and Lessons from Haiti.

All proceeds from this event will go to Maternal Newborn Child Health in Guatemala and Honduras.

LOCATION: Safari Lodge, Calgary Zoo

TICKETS: $100 ($75 for students and seniors)

Available through or call 1.888.552.2873


If you would like to volunteer at this event, please contact us

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Burgener Concert