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Women in Need Society


WINS is a charitable not-for-profit organization based in Calgary, Alberta. Established in 1992, WINS has grown from one thrift store to four stores throughout Calgary. As well, WINS now operates six Family Resource Centres in housing complexes in all four quadrants of the city, our Free Goods Referral Program, and an Employment Program.

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Families in Need


Through the generous donations from Calgarians and area, WINS is able to help women and their families address immediate needs. This empowers them to develop skills and confidence to become self-sufficent.

WINS gratefully accepts a variety of items to be sold in our Stores. Your donations and patronage of WINS Thrift Stores can help transform the lives of women and their families helps to fund our community programs.

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Feb 4 2014

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Women In Need Society (WINS)  thanks to the Community Grant Program at the Calgary Foundation for helping WINS obtain a new  efficient  Database in support of our Community P...

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Aluk has come full circle. A single mom of 3 boys, she moved her family from the war in Sudan to Kenya. From Kenya, they ventured to Egypt and then to Canada. ...

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