The Calgary Stampede Foundation is committed to providing the youth of Alberta with the opportunity to develop strong roots in their culture and heritage through programs that enhance personal growth, citizenship and education.


The Calgary Stampede Foundation will be the major source of funding for the operational requirements of selected youth programs. The Foundation's mandate is to generate income that will guarantee our youth programs well into the future.


The Foundation's goal is to create endowment and operational funds from donations and bequests - corporate and individual.

The Foundation's objective is to use the funds to support youth projects and programs in Calgary and Southern Alberta, including but not limited to the following:

  • Calgary Stampede Showband

  • Young Canadians School of Performing Arts

  • Stampede School

  • International Youth Livestock Scholarships

  • Western Showcase Scholarships