What We do
Calgary B’nai Brith Lodge #816 is a grassroots human rights advocacy group that supports local organizations who serve the ill or disadvantaged; provides programming for children, youth, and seniors and helps sustain Jewish culture and identity in our community all while standing up against racism through grass roots human rights advocacy.
How We Help
Make a Donation
Continuing with the Jewish custom of tzedakah, B’nai Brith Calgary Lodge #816 is proud to have provided support to local organizations for over 100 years. Your support ensures that we can continue efforts in Tikkun Olam, “repair of the world”, with the ultimate goal of promoting peace in our communities and in the world.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our allocations for 2020 are now complete. Applications and criteria for 2021 grants will be made available in January. To see a list of previously supported organizations, please click here.
We do offer a variety of tribute and greeting cards to mark a life milestone with a custom electronic greeting sent on your behalf.
B’nai Brith has advocated for Canadian Jewry and championed the cause of human rights since 1875. Calgary Lodge #816 received its charter on June 17, 1917 from B’nai Brith District 6, Chicago, Ill. and has been supporting local causes and contributing to the Calgary community for 103 years.