In School Settlement

The In School Settlement Program operates in schools across the city offering comprehensive, client centered settlement services, and delivering information sessions and workshops on housing, employment, Canadian customs, traditions, and more.

Afterschool Program

The Afterschool Program works with immigrant youth throughout their school years (grades 1-12) and focuses on keeping youth positively engaged by providing academic support, English development, recreational and healthy life skills.

Mentorship Program

The Mentorship Program introduces immigrant youth (grades 10 – 12) to Calgary, Canada and pairs them with mentors who are successfully integrated. Our mentors provide a support system by offering school tours, translation, and friendship.

RBC Youth Empowerment

The RBC Youth Empowerment Program uses a holistic approach to help high school immigrant and English learners to overcome challenges in the classroom.  We offer free tutoring in math, sciences, literacy, and writing.

Latest Blog


CBFY is Awarded the Welcome to Kindergarten Award

The Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth (CBFY) has been awarded the Welcome to Kindergarten Award (WTK). This honour recognizes the contributions of individuals, agencies or school teams who have demonstrated excellence in collaborating with schools and communities,...

Youth Conference

The Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth celebrated their 2016 Youth Conference: The Power of Voice on April 22, 2016. The event was a huge success with approximately 300 youth attending. The youth gathered at the John Dutton Theatre for a day filled with themes of...

Umashanie School

This week,  University of Calgary Bachelor of Education students were tasked to design a school that aligned with their personal pedagogical philosophy.  With a focus on community involvement and fostering a lifetime commitment to community service and volunteerism,...

Annual Executive Director’s Award Presentation

The first Annual Executive Director’s Award was presented to Krittika Chaurasia who is a Coordinator with the Mentorship Program at CBFY. The purpose of the CBFY Annual Executive Director’s Award is to formally recognize, appreciate and celebrate the contributions of...

Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth

Contact Info

Mailing Address:  #201, 1112-40 Ave N.E. | Calgary, AB, T2E 5T8 Phone: 403-230-7745 email: contactus@cbfy.ca