SOTB Donation & Partnership Opportunities

Seniors on the Bow Gives Back

Our Needle Arts Group regularly donates the items they create to charities like Cochrane Activettes and Calgary Drop In Centre.

Acknowledging Ongoing Support

We would like to acknowledge ongoing support through grants from:

  • Town of Cochrane (2010) - Capital investment into Seniors on the Bow Centre in addition to ongoing operational grant to support our lease and seniors programmer position.
  • Rocky View County (2010) - Capital investment into Seniors on the Bow Centre
  • MD of Bighorn (2010) - Capital investment into Seniors on the Bow Centre
  • Bow Rivers Edge Campground Capital Re-Investment Fund (2010) - Sports and recreation equipment purchase (2012)
  • New Horizons for Seniors Capital Assistance Fund (2011) - Lounge furniture, accessible computer system, fitness accessories and card tables / chairs.
  • Cochrane Foundation (2011) - Towards our purchase and installation of audio visual equipment; (2018) - Upper Cabinets in the Auditorium
  • United Way and FCSS (2011) - Operational Support for Initiation Costs of our board; Funding for part-time Administrative Staff for The Board (2012); A Seniors Social Engagement Project & Funding for full-time Administrative Staff for The Board (2018)
  • Recreation Association of Big Country (2016) - Transportation costs covered for various out-trips
  • Cochrane Activettes- Contribution towards our Hot lunch program (2014), Transportation vouchers for isolated seniors (2017)

Capital Funding

We have also received capital funding for our construction and equipment from local organizations including:

There were also many private donors. Thank you for your support!

If you wish to contribute to Seniors on the Bow, please contact

For partnership opportunities contact or the Town of Cochrane Older Adults Community Liaison