Change in Action

Despite increasing progress, the fight for equality is not over. We need you now more than ever.

Your support will help us advance social change. By supporting MacEwan’s Centre for Sexual and Gender Diversity (CSGD), you’ll be part of driving progress on real-world initiatives that help real people. Your gift will help us build community, deepen connections and foster innovative collaborations.

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Find out about the different ways you can support our campaign. If you have questions, contact us at

Centre for Sexual and Gender Diversity

Support CSGD’s ongoing programming and projects. Your gift will fund initiatives such as our drop-in centre and student lounge, community partnerships and events, ongoing campus programming and MacEwan Pride Week.

Contributions to this fund have an immediate impact for students, staff and faculty and are essential in supporting our daily operations and outreach activities. Your giving ensures high quality programming, campus and community events, and inclusive opportunities for all members of our campus community.

Monthly Gift

One-time Gift

Hayley Jayne Richman Memorial Award

The Hayley Jayne Richman Memorial Award recognizes a 2SLGBTQ+ student who has made a significant, positive impact on the 2SLGBTQ+ community. The award is also open to students who are allies of the 2SLGBTQ+ community or have 2SLGBTQ+ parents.

This $1,000 award is one of the most in demand at MacEwan with hundreds of inspirational applications for one annual award. Your support will help grow this endowment to increase the value and/or number of awards offered to these community builders on campus. Supporting student financial aid allows for the cultivation of skills and knowledge for the leaders of tomorrow.

Monthly Gift

One-time Gift

Centre for Sexual and Gender Diversity Endowment Fund

Support the current growth and sustainability of CSGD for future generations. The Endowment Fund provides ongoing support for long-term goals of CSGD. Endowment contributions provide much needed sustainable support to respond to emerging needs now and into the future.

You will be part of driving progress on real-word initiatives that help real people.

By investing in the CSGD Endowment, you will:

  • Enable CSGD to focus on emerging issues that are most critical to the 2SLGBTQ+ community
  • Support timely, responsive and flexible work
  • Engage in community-based research projects
  • Focus on addressing structural and systemic barriers
  • Invest in MacEwan’s commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion and human rights.

Monthly Gift

One-time Gift

For more information, please download our case for support document:

Case for Support