Kids Up Front Calgary creates joy, promotes inclusion and strengthens communities by connecting children and families to enriching experiences.

More than 648,000 tickets distributed to southern Alberta kids. Creating thousands of memories.

Reaching deserving kids through partnerships with over 165 child-serving agencies.

What Is Kids Up Front?

With more than 2.4 million tickets distributed across Canada over the past 22 years, we are an organization like no other- providing experiences to hundreds of partner agencies from generous individual and corporate donors. We help enrich the lives of kids and their families, mentors, foster parents and friends by giving them opportunities to create lifelong memories together.

Donate your unused tickets


Have tickets you can’t use? Call or email Kids Up Front before the event and we’ll do the rest!

We get your gift in the hands of kids through our unique partnerships with community agencies.

They put the tickets in the hands of deserving kids and their families who have an unforgettable experience together.

Donate Today!

Become a Volunteer

Kids Up Front has rewarding opportunities available for anyone who wants to get involved and support our charity through volunteering.

We are always in need of volunteers to help run events, fundraisers, sell 50-50's, be the host at a suite, and more! If you love being in the center of the action, contact us today!

Our Impact

Tickets Donated

Since 2000, Kids Up Front has transformed more than six hundred thousand unused tickets into incredible experiences for deserving kids across southern Alberta.

Community Partners

We distribute them through our partnership with more than 160 child-serving agencies, to a great variety of deserving kids. 

Ticket Value

Over 22 years, we have donated tickets worth more than $21 million of impact in our community. 

Read Our Impact Study!

Our Supporters

Kids Up Front is able to make a difference in the lives of the children in our community with the help of all of our supporters. We partner with community agencies who help us get the donated tickets into the hands of deserving children, we partner with community supporters who help us to set up incredible experiences for the children, and we partner with financial sponsors who help us with a range of things from obtaining tickets to putting on spectacular events. We also rely on our incredible volunteers, that donate countless hours to our cause.
Broadway Across Canada
Calgary Foundation
Calgary Philharmonic
Calgary Sports
Conn Smythe Foundation

Set Up Monthly Donations

As little as $10 a month can provide a priceless gift for deserving kids.                                                                        Donation is secure and easy through Canada Helps.