Calgary REALTORS – Please Support Us!

Hello Calgary area REALTORS! Hearts and Hammers has been nominated as a potential recipient of one of the fifteen grants of $10,000 given to a Calgary area charity by the CREB® Investing in Hope Program . The grant recipients will be determined by CREB® members and staff through an exclusive […]

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Fall fundraiser 2015

Fall Fundraiser Oct 20, 2015

Hey everyone, please come and join the Hearts and Hammers team for a fun filled evening on Sunday Oct 20, 2015 at The Atlantic Trap & Gill . Just $30 a ticket for great cause, which includes complimentary appetizers, and live musical entertainment by Two County Shine featuring Angie Coombes. […]

Why We Are So Passionate About Our Cause

We at Hearts and Hammers hear about many instances where individuals who would definitely benefit from the efforts of our mission and goals. Occasionally.and more often than you think, a small but significant change to the environment would make a huge difference for someone who is mobility challenged. Our founder […]


New Projects Underway for 2015

Thank you everyone who submitted nominations to Hearts and Hammers for this year’s renovations. We are happy to announce that Hearts and Hammers has selected three projects this year, and a couple have already started. Project 1: Nickolas Project We are currently providing a home renovation for a single mother […]

Thanks Skyline Concrete Services

Hearts and Hammers would like to give a shoutout with big thanks to the great people at Skyline Concrete Services in helping out with one of our current projects. The project involves renovations for Nickolas, a 3-year-old boy who suffers from Pallister Killian Syndrome. He has some mobility for short […]

After new cement pour

Donavon Nelson (R) of FCL presenting Dave Bonk with a $5,000 cheque

FCL Community Investment Fund Grant

Just taking the opportunity to thank Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) for the great support and joining Hearts and Hammers as a funding partner with a donation of $5,000.00 to help with our projects. Donavon Nelson from FCL dropped by our last Board meeting to present us with the cheque representing […]

Dave Bonk Featured in August 2015 Reader’s Digest

Great to see that Hearts and Hammers Calgary is now receiving national exposure this month in a Reader’s Digest article by Katherine Laidlaw. Congratulations on making it nationally, Dave! And thank you Reader’s Digest and Katherine Laidlaw for the choosing to tell the rest of Canada about us! The article […]

Reader's Digest Aug 2015 Contents

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Hot Dog Fundraiser at RONA June 27, 2015

Hearts and Hammers held a successful hot dog sale at RONA Home and Garden Southland location this past Saturday. Great weather for the event, albeit a little too hot standing next to the BBQ. There was an awesome team effort displayed with organizing this under short notice. Credit goes to […]

Support From Calgary Filipino Lions Club

Earlier this month Hearts and Hammers founder Dave Bonk attended the Calgary Filipino Lions Club (CFLC) Charter’s 30th Anniversary celebration. Dave reported that the funfilled evening had amazing food, entertainment and friendly people. He was the event’s guest speaker, and was presented with a $500 donation to Hearts and Hammers. […]

Aloha dancers celebrate in anticipation of Lions summit in Hawaii upcoming this 2015

Shaw TV’s Ramirez Video Available on YouTube

During the Ramirez media visit hosted by Noemi and Ramon and Hearts and Hammers on May 19, 2015, Shaw TV reporter/producer Shiva Jahanshah shot a mini documentary about the renovation, featuring guest appearances by Dave Bonk and John Casuga. The mini documentary was edited by Karin Koppitz and broadcast on […]