Calgary & Southern Alberta

Special Events



Give'r for Liver is the Canadian Liver Foundation (Alberta Region) marathon and half marathon program dedicated to raising funds for liver health research, education and awareness programs. It is an opportunity to challenge yourself and experience the exhilaration of crossing the finish line. You will not only be completing a personal goal, but you will have contributed to the ultimate goal of a "world without liver disease".  Build motivation and enhance personal fitness with a great exercise program, travel to exciting marathon destinations and build lasting friendships - all while making a difference in the lives of those touched by liver disease.  1 in 4 Canadians - men, women and children - may be affected by liver disease.

2017 Give'r for Liver destinations include:

Calgary, Alberta
Scotiabank Calgary Marathon Charity Challenge (Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K or 5 K)
Sunday, May 28, 2017 - Register Now

Honolulu, Hawaii
The Hapalua Half Marathon 
Sunday, April 9, 2017 - Register Now

Seattle, Washington
Rock ‘n Roll Half Marathon or Marathon 
Sunday, June 18, 2017 - Register Now

Montreal, Quebec
Rock ‘n Roll Half Marathon or Marathon 
Sunday, September 24, 2017 – Register Now

Fundraising goals vary depending on destination. Airfare costs are the responsibility of the participant.

For more information on Give'r for Liver, please contact Debralee at debralee@liver.ca or call (403) 276-3390 or 1 (800) 557-5516.


Spring for daisies

Confirmed locations for 2017 include the following:

Suncor Energy Centre – Thursday, March 2, March 16 and March 30 
TransCanada Tower – Thursday, March 2
Centennial Place – Thursday, March 9 and March 23
Eighth Avenue Place – Tuesday, March 7 and March 21
Bankers Hall – Tuesday, March 14
Gulf Canada Square – Tuesday, March 7 and 28
Fifth Avenue Place – Thursday, March 23

The Canadian Liver Foundation acknowledges the following organizations for their support of the CLF’s mission of “bringing liver research to life” to benefit the liver health of all Canadians through research, education, patient support and advocacy:

   

If you would like to pre-order vases of gerbera daisies, or become a partner, please contact Debralee at debralee@liver.ca or call (403) 276-3390 or 1 (800) 557-5516.



Please join us on Saturday April 29th for our 2017 LIVERight Health Forum.

The LIVERight Health Forum is a FREE educational event for people who are living with liver disease, their family and care-givers; and those who are at-risk of liver disease.

Register now to secure your spot.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Libin Theatre, Health Sciences Centre, Foothills Hospital (1403 – 29 Street NW, Calgary)
Registration / Coffee: 9:00 AM
Sessions: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM (a light lunch will be provided at noon)
Speakers include the following liver specialists and topics:
Dr. Carla Coffin – Hepatitis B
Dr. Stephen Congly – Liver Cancer
Dr. Bertus Eksteen – Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis and Transplant
Dr. Sam Lee – Hemochromatosis
Dr. Maitreyi Raman – Nutrition and the Liver
Dr. Laura Stinton – Hepatitis C
Dr. Mark Swain – Primary Biliary Cholangitis and Autoimmune Hepatitis
Dr. Saumya Jayakumar – Fatty Liver Disease
“Changing the Face of Liver Disease” – Patients sharing their personal journey

The Canadian Liver Foundation is a national charity committed to liver health and the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of all forms of liver disease. We hope you learn more about your liver health at this event.


For information regarding sponsorship please contact Debralee at debralee@liver.ca or call (403) 276-3390 or 1 (800) 557-5516.

Thank you to all who attended Calgary's LIVERight Health Forum. 





Join us for one of the following Alberta Strolls in 2017:

Edmonton – Emily Murphy Park on Saturday, June 3, 2017

Red Deer – Bower Ponds on Sunday, June 4, 2017

Calgary – Confederation Park on Saturday, June 10, 2017


For information regarding sponsorship please contact Debralee at debralee@liver.ca or call (403) 276-3390 or 1 (800) 557-5516.



Calgary's 3rd Annual LIVERight Gala was a success, thanks to our sponsors, donors, honourees, presenters, and guests; we couldn’t do it without you!

Please note the following tentative date – Saturday, November 25, 2017 at the Sheraton Cavalier for the 4th Annual LIVERight Gala.

For information regarding sponsorship please contact Debralee at debralee@liver.ca or call (403) 276-3390 or 1 (800) 557-5516.


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