News & Events

"Our goal is to create opportunities for everyone to succeed: our tenants, our staff, our partners, and ultimately, our community."
- Kim O'Brien
Executive Director
Horizon Housing Society

News & Events

Celebrating Partnerships

October 19th, 2017

Horizon Housing’s 2017 Partner Appreciation Evening On October 18, over 100 guests gathered with Horizon Housing for its Partner Appreciation Evening, an annual event aimed at celebrating collaboration and partnerships between the individuals and organizations committed to ensuring all Calgarians have a safe, affordable place to call home. This year’s event had a “Hollywood” theme, but focused […]

Horizon Housing Leadership Transition Plan

September 29th, 2017

On August 31, Kim O’Brien officially departed from Horizon Housing to take a position as President and CEO with United Active Living. Kim led Horizon Housing for over nine years and has been a tremendous trailblazer, not only within the organization, but also as a strong voice and advocate for the affordable housing sector. Kim […]

Horizon Housing’s 9th Annual Tenant Stampede BBQ

July 12th, 2017

On Tuesday July 11, Horizon Housing brought the traditional Calgarian western spirit to residents at its 9th Annual Tenant Stampede BBQ. The Calgary Stampede can be an expensive celebration for Calgarians living below the poverty line, or seniors with limited income. There are also invisible barriers to those experiencing mental health challenges, brain injuries, or […]

2017 Annual General Meeting and Awards of Appreciation

June 21st, 2017

Horizon Housing Society’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held Tuesday, June 20 marking an occasion to reflect on milestones of the past year and share goals and strategic direction for the future. The event also provides an opportunity to recognize and thank those who support Horizon Housing Society’s vision and mission and are committed to […]

An Important Message from Horizon Housing’s Board of Directors and CEO

June 21st, 2017

Message from Bryan Romanesky, President, Board of Directors, Horizon Housing Society It is with a heavy heart I share the news that Kim O’Brien will be leaving on September 1 to take a position as President and CEO with United Active Living. Kim has led Horizon Housing for over nine years and has been a tremendous […]