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Fall 2016 Newsletter


Dear Friends, IN THIS ISSUE • Message from the CEO • 9th Annual Drive FORE the Stars • Your Gift in Action • Did you Know • Bringing the Museum to Toronto • National Student Program • Your Support is Needed • People Are Sharing • Thank You To Our Donors Message from the CEO … Continue reading Fall 2016 Newsletter

E-newsletter: April 2016


Check out the stories below to see what’s going on at Friends and the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.

Extended Summer Hours at the Museum
Upcoming Exhibitions: ‘Empowering Women’
Drive Fore the Stars Charity Golf Classic
LAST CHANCE to see the Witness Blanket exhibition
Upcoming Events: ‘Shooting Blind’ Lecture

E-newsletter: February 2016


Check out the stories below to see what’s going on at Friends and the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.

Level 1 Gallery
Donor profile: Markus Chambers
100th anniversary of women first winning the right to vote in Canada
New exhibits at CMHR
New benefits for Museum members
9th annual Drive FORE the Stars Charity Golf Classic

Fall 2015 Newsletter


Fall 2015 Newsletter

Friends’ next steps With the completion of the building capital campaign in June, Friends is excited to continue partnering with the CMHR to raise funds in support of the Museum’s rich programming and activities. The private sector, individual donors, foundations, organizations and unions have all contributed to the success of the Museum to this point … Continue reading Fall 2015 Newsletter

E-Newsletter: July 2015


Check out the stories below to see what’s going on at Friends and the Canadian Museum of Human Rights.

Magna Carta coming to the CMHR
Calgary Winnipeg Golf Tournament
Donor profile: Betty Eisenstadt
Mark Tewskbury at CMHR
8th Annual Drive FORE the Stars Charity Golf Classic
On the CMHR blog

Magna Carta coming to the CMHR

Magna Carta imageThe Magna Carta’s visit to the CMHR from August 15 to September 18, 2015, generously supported by Paul and Mary Lou Albrechtsen, will be part of the first exhibition mounted in a new state-of-the-art gallery created to host temporary exhibits on Level One of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR).

E-Newsletter: June 2015


You’ve been reaching for the stars with us for so many years – and now, your commitment to human rights awareness, education and action has transformed a dream we shared into a reality we can all be proud of.

On Monday, June 15, Friends of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights reached our capital campaign goal of $150 million. In fact, thanks to your support, we raised $151.5 MILLION for the Canadian Museum for Human Rights!

Click on the headlines below to find out more about this incredible news and meet some of the donors whose generosity helped us reach the finish line:

E-newsletter: May 2015


Click on the headlines below to check out the latest news, events and stories from Friends and the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR):

Join the Great Canadian Giving Challenge
Public invited to final free admission evening before summer season
Museum scores international awards for innovation
Register now for the Calgary Winnipeg Charity FUN-raiser
Volunteer Spotlight: John Stefaniuk
8th Annual Drive FORE the Stars Charity Golf Classic
Friends of the CMHR welcomes new board members
On the CMHR blog