2017 Christmas Open House


Stop by Momentum between 3:30 pm & 6pm on Friday, December 1st to enjoy one of our favourite events of the year. Mingle with other guests while you: Enjoy great food, Express your crafty side, Support local entrepreneurs while checking off items on your holiday shopping list. Register online through...

The Courage to Walk in the Door

in Business Development

Laura Wells works on a painting in her studio.

In my job at Momentum I’m always inspired by the courage and strength that our participants have as they move towards a better life. It’s great coming to work each day knowing people are overcoming challenges and creating a vibrant community with Momentum’s help. The other thing that is exciting...

Building Capacity and Empowering Others!

in Money Management, Our Results


As a part of Momentum’s continuous quality improvement process, we regularly conduct external evaluations to assess impact, find opportunities for improvement, and celebrate areas where programs are doing well. In 2016 Momentum’s Train the Trainer* underwent an independent evaluation and we are pleased to share the findings with you –...

Enough For All: Raising Awareness of Poverty in Calgary

in Community Matters, Get Involved


We generally think of Calgary as a prosperous city; but, did you know that Calgary has the highest level of income inequality of any city in Canada? More than 127,000 people live in poverty in Calgary. Enough For All is a commuity-led campaign with a goal to reduce this number...

Ignite Small Business Week: Marketing in this Economy!?


Need help growing your business in a tough economy? We’ve got you covered! Attend Ignite Small Business Week YYC: Marketing in this Economy on October 17 to gain practical marketing tips to grow your business, despite the economy. Keynote Ryan Townend of William Joseph Communications will show you the importance...

Entrepreneurs get a Start at Emerge Market

in Community Matters

Emerge Market

For the past year, Momentum has been supporting the International Avenue Business Revitalization Zone (BRZ) in developing their community economic development strategy in a project called The Heart of the New East. And recent news coverage of the neighbourhood’s new Emerge Market shows people are noticing area’s remarkable recent developments....

Innovation Rodeo! July 11 to 15

  ***    You can purchase passes for individual sessions or the whole week    ***    The first 100 registrants receive a FREE COPY of the book Just Start by Leonard Schlesinger. This is a multi-day event so please be sure to select a ticket for all the day(s) you would like to attend...

ATB BoostR Presents: YEAR ONE – Early Bird Tickets Available Until June 6


Come celebrate ATB’s grand red carpet celebration of BoostR’s spectacular first year of trials and triumphs. This will be the biggest grand BoostR Stage pitch event ever, with up-and-coming entrepreneurs laying it all on the line. Get your early bird tickets until June 6. What’s BoostR Stage? BoostR Stage is ATB...