Excellence in the Community


The Alberta Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities Awards are given out to honour and publicly acknowledge the efforts and accomplishments of individuals, groups, businesses, and organizations that demonstrate outstanding achievement and leadership in making positive changes that create inclusive, barrier-free communities where persons with disabilities can fully participate. One of the highlights of the award presentations was The Lending Cupboard being the recipient of the Premier’s Council “Award of Excellence in Community”.

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Lending Cupboard

LENDING CUPBOARD – Executive Director Dawna Morey kicked off the Lending Cupboard’s $500,000 capital campaign to help cover the cost of the charity’s relocation to Red Deer’s north end.

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Who Are We?

Story About Us

The Lending Cupboard is a registered charity that lends medical equipment to the people of Central Alberta. We receive support from a variety of service clubs and private donations. We also receive an annual grant from AHS and rely on other government grants to cover our budget.

Our Services

What We Do

The Lending Cupboard provides medical equipment to those who need it. Whether your needs are minor or more serious, we are here to help.

We have an inventory of more than 9,100 items and lend out approximately 1,300 pieces of medical equipment every month.

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about equipment available through The Lending Cupboard

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Spring Newsletter –
Spring 2018

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Gifts for our speakers were generously donated by Parkland Nurseries which also decorated our stage and Messinger Meats. We had two door prizes coming from Growers Direct & Dianne Wyntjes, There were 15 outstanding draw prizes this year kindly donated by Committee Member, Our Board of Directors and several local businesses including in no particular order: Frontier Bus Lines Gift Certificate, Servus CU, Mary Browns, Babycakes Cupcakes, Central Alberta Co-Op, Smith Iron Earthworks and Burgcon Crafts, Troubled Monk, Earls, Side Street Fashion, Red Deer Symphony tickets, Brian and Lynn Wilson, Bradley & Maureen Williams & Nyman Trophy Awards Ltd. and Messinger Meats Your generosity truly helped make this year’s event a huge success. Thank you so very much! ...

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The Lending Cupboard Society of Alberta -TLC

Today was the big day TLC hosted the 9th Annual Ladies Luncheon. The event was sold out! We even had a bit of a waiting list. By all the comments heard it was a huge success. With the tables decorated again this year with some beautiful centre pieces created by Phyllis & Carol Whitehead, The stage adorned with gorgeous hanging basket by Parkland Nurseries. The food was outstanding and the speakers left us feeling owerwhelmed with gratitude.

Events like this only come together with the help of an incredible team. So on behalf of the Board and Executive Director THANK YOU!! And of course what makes it ultimately a success it is community that comes out and supports us. Thank you to the 160 women who joined us this year.

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