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Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan

Donations 2015

Summary of Donations Jan-Dec 2015:

  • Total Donated funds Individuals, Foundations, Service Clubs =  $633,393
  • Total Afghanistan Reads!: Linda Norgrove Foundation, UK 2013;
    The Asia Foundation 2014-2015 = $212,985

     
  • Total Darakh-e Danesh OnLine Library = USD$39,371
     
  • Total Royalities from Deborah Ellis: The Breadwinner and Kids of Kabul 
    for Parvana's Fund from 1999 to 2015 = $106,331
  • Total Government Grants (CIDA, CFLI Embassy Kabul, Prov AB) including Matched Funding = $38,900

 Total Funds Raised for Education Projects
 for Afghan women and girls Jan-Dec 2015 =  $1,030,981

Donations and Fundraising Events 2015:  

Jan/Feb 2015:
#1154 Jessica (Victoria, BC)   $801
Individual, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $2,861
Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits Donors  $56,644
   Gov Alberta - Community Initiatives Fund    $9,000
   Canadian Fund for Local Initiatives - Embassy Kabul   $27,000
Afghanistan Reads! - The Asia Foundation   $19,985
Roya Fund   $4,798
Total Jan/Feb   $121,090

Mar 2015:

Individual, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $2,384.80
Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits Donors  $10,109.32
Roya Fund   $235.00
Darakht-e Danesh On-Line Library WOU Grant (USD) $39,371.25
Total Mar   $52,100

Apr 2014:

Belly-Dancing' Anne Cameron (Waterloo, ON) Total raised 38 x $750 = $28,500!   $715
Vancouver Members' May Fundraising Event (advance donations)  $2,840
Calgary Chapter  Annual Breaking Bread Dinner with Lisa LaFlamme   $79,433
Victoria Chapter Film Event 'Wadjda'   $1,404
Lauren's Read-A-Thon (Calgary, AB)   $702
LW4LW Disney 20,000 Challenge   $2,290
CFLI - Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits   $3,000
Rotary Club of St. Albert - Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits   $3,000
Parvana Fund - Deborah Ellis Royalties   $60,976
Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $5,870
Royal Fund   $319
Total April $160,549​

May 2015:
#1155 CFUW Leaside-East York (ON)   $1,700
Belly-Dancing' Anne Cameron (Waterloo, ON) $500
IN MEMORY: Arthur Boisvert from his niece and god daughter, Anne Cameron  $250
Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors  $3,985
Royal Fund   $1,090
Lantern Fund and School Starter Kit Donors   $8,307
   Additional: Calgary Chapter MAY Dinner with Lisa LaFlamme   $7,275
   C4WAfghan Kingston Chapter Annual Gala with General (Ret.) Walter Natynczyk   $11,070
   CW4WAfghan Atlantic Chapter Annual Event with Lauryn Oates   $1,155
   Vancouver Members Annual (LeBlanc) Dinner with Lyse Doucett (Total $17,189.52)   $14,900
   CSAW (Oakville, ON)   $16,170
   CW4WAfghan Peterborough Chapter   $880
   Peterborough - Red Pashmina Campaign   $3,066
   UNIFOR Social Justice Fund   $20,000
   St. Catharine Academy (Bronx, NY)   $250
   Surrey Teachers' Association (Surrey, BC)   $2,500
   Rotary Club of Gravenhurst (Gravenhurst, ON)   $750
   Vancouver: Afghan Cooking Class  $600
Total May   $94,447

June 2015:

The Asia Foundation - Afghanistan Reads!   $75,000
Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $3,092
Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits:   $2,529
   Atlantic Chapter   $190
  Sue Hartley Psychological Association of PEI Award   $100
   Kingston C4WA Chapter   $15,000
  Calgary Additional Donations April Breaking Bread   $2,420
   Friends for Life Garden Club with Col Charles Hamel (Calgary, AB)   $3,670
  Ottawa Chapter Nawroz event   $4,000
  Oakville Chapter CSAW   $4,246
  UofA Wiltse EDEL (Edmonton, AB)   $1,150
   Victoria Chapter   $1,180
   Vancouver Chapter   $232
Roya Fund   $908
Total June   $113,717​

July 2015:

Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $6,137
Manitoba Chapter   $373
Roya Fund   $1,930
Lantern Fund   $10,861
   Mary (Sault Ste. Marie, ON)   $1,040
   CFUW Welland District (Fonthill, ON)   $855
   Jill (Oshawa, ON)   $125
   In Honour of Linda Bosler's Retirement (Calgary, AB)   $600
   In Honour of Harry E's 95th Birthday (Calgary, AB)   $95
   In Honour of Amy and Adams Wedding  $500
   Thanks to the Grande 4 & 5 classes (Port Coquitlam, BC)   $110
   In Honour of 'The Two Harriets'   $60
Total July   $22,686

Aug 2015:

In memory of Vera Armstrong (95) - Anne Cameron   $200
Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $1360
Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits: 
  Harbourside Rotary Victoria   $1200
  LW4LW Event   $3160
  Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $4898
The Asia Foundation - Afghanistan Reads!   $100,000
Total Aug $110,818​

Sept 2015

Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $2478
Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits:   $4474
   CFUW - Welland District   $395
   CW4WAfghan Manitoba Chapter   $1630
House of Flowers   $20000
Total Sep   $28,977

October 2015:

Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $3,950
Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits:   $50,811
   Alberta Teachers Association   $15,500
   LW4LW   $10,050
   Nancy Hayes Royalties   $460
   The Leadership Zone book proceeds (Duranai-Khan)   $523
   CW4WAfghan Manitoba   $500
   Vancouver Foundation   $2,900
   In memory of Walter Ross and Aline Church   $880
House of Flowers   $30,000
The Breadwinner - Parvana Fund Royalties   $45,355    
Total Oct  $160,929

November 2015:

Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors   $1,965
Linda Norgrove Foundation, UK (DDL)   $18,000 Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits:   $12,473
   Cathy (Cochrane, AB)   $785
   Patty (Edmonton, AB)   $1,100
   Cameron/Kachkar Edmonton, AB   $630
   John & Barbara Poole Family Funds   $5,000
   Tariq Farid Foundation (USD)   $20,000
   Peterborough Chapter Event   $2,615
   Edmonton Chapter 2015 Contribution   $2,000
   CSAW Oakville Chapter Honor Diaries Event   $2,485
Vancouver Chapter Film Night   $557
Shafia Fund   $3,168
Total Nov   $70,779

Individuals, Service Clubs, Monthly and Annual Donors  $14,717
Vancouver Chapter - Balance of Film Night   $1,750
Victoria Chapter 0- VIDEA Event Nov 2015   $731
Okanagan Chapter - LW4LW Run for Peace   $1,670
Vancouver Island University English Language Centre (Nanaimo, BC)   $2,160
Lantern Fund and School Starter Kits   $65,314.14
Barbara, Carole, Frances BB Dinners (Calgary, AB)   $6,210
SHAFIA FUND - Kingston   $2,240
Total Dec    $94,791
 

Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan
PO Box 86016, Marda Loop, Calgary, Alberta
Canada T2T 6B7

t: 1 (403) 244-5625
e: community@cw4wafghan.ca

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