Capital Project History
Camp He Ho Ha Indoor Pool Complex is built with donations from the South Edmonton Kiwanis Club, ACT (Edmonton) Club, Lions District 37G, Winspear Foundation, CFRN-TV, Royal Canadian Legions, McDonald’s Restaurants, Clifford E. Lee Foundation, City of Edmonton Police and public donations through the Teleramas.
The “Sunwapta Wing” (includes hostels, hotel rooms and meeting rooms) constructed with Donations from CFRN-TV, Kiwanis Club of South Edmonton, Lions District 37B Clubs, Edmonton Police Association, Royal Canadian Legions, Edmonettes, Royal Canadian Mounted Police “K” Division, Gray Beverages, Mayfield Inn, and public donations through Teleramas.
The “ACT (Edmonton) Club Wing” (includes hostels, hotel rooms and meeting room) is constructed with donations from the NACCF, ACT (Edmonton) Club, the South Edmonton Kiwanis Club, Molson’s, Eco Medical, Esso Petroleum of Canada, The Brick, Edmonton Police Association, Army, Navy & Air Force Veteran’s Branch #3, Ford Motor Company of Canada, Edmonton Ford and Mercury Dealers Association, and numerous donations through Teleramas.
The “South Edmonton Kiwanis Wing” (includes hostels, hotel rooms and meeting room) is built with donations from the ACT (Edmonton) Club, Kiwanis Club of South Edmonton, CFRN-TV, Recreation, Parks and Wildlife Foundation, Canada Safeway, Royal Canadian legion – Kingsway Branch, Edmonton Police Association, Edmonton Northlands, and numerous donations through Teleramas.
Beckett Out-tripping Site and Trail is built with a donation from The Clifford and Mabel Beckett Foundation.
The “Living Unit Wing” (includes hostels and meeting room) is constructed with donations from NACCF, ACT (Edmonton) Club, Kiwanis Club of South Edmonton, Royal Alexandra Hospital Employees, Sunwapta Broadcasting, Eco Medical, Edmonton Police Association, Aldritt Development Ltd., Mayfield Inn, Army Navy and Air Force Veterans #3, Edmonton Northlands, and numerous donations through Telerama.
Purchase of a Cube Van is made with a donation from the Kiwanis Club of South Edmonton.
Purchase of a maintenance Dump Truck made possible through a donation from the Edmonton Eskimos and Edmonton Oilers “Carnival of Champions.”
The Summit – a three-sided 40’ climbing wall, high ropes course and wheelchair-accessible low ropes course funded with donations from the Ronald McDonald Children’s Charities of Canada, TransAlta Utilities, and the NACCF and the Alberta Sports, Recreation, Parks and Wildlife Foundation.
Bates Point Building: a wheelchair-accessible washroom facility located adjacent to our climbing wall and ropes course is constructed. Construction funded by Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP), ACT Edmonton Club, Westmount Lions Club. Cost: $85,000
Royal Purple Lodge No. 22 and BPOE Elks No. 11 provided funding to build two wheelchair-accessible tents at Bates Point.
“Raising the Roof” Capital Re-Roofing Project with funding provided by the Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP), Edmonton Community Foundation, Robert Tegler Trust, V & S Roofing, and the Kiwanis Club of South Edmonton. Cost: $250,000.
Capital Residing and Playground Resurfacing Project funded by the Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP), Tire Recycling Management Association, Edmonton Realtor’s Charitable Foundation, Playworks, ACT (Edmonton), Alberta Treasury Branch, V & S Roofing, Kiwanis Club Downtown, and ACT Edmonton South. Cost: $260,000.
Camp He Ho Ha Adapted Playground Project funded by the Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 4241, Tire Recycling Alberta, Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP), Ronald McDonald House Charities of Canada, and Playworks Inc.
Kitchen Flooring is updated with funding supplied by the Edmonton Realtors’ Charitable Foundation. Dining Room Flooring is updated with funding supplied by the Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 4241 and the Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 4241 (Ladies Auxiliary).
New Maintenance Shop constructed for $584,000. Funding was provided by the Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP) ($257,000) and the Nickle Family Foundation (Calgary) ($10,000). The remainder of the funds came from Camp’s Reserve Fund. Dedication: August 10, 2008.
Construction of a new on-site Sewage Treatment Plant. Funding received from the Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP), Recreational Infrastructure Canada, REALTORS® Community Foundation, Building Trades of Alberta Charitable Foundation, and St. Andrew’s United Church Thrift Shop. Cost: $700,000
Purchase of a new passenger van made possible with funding assistance from the Robert Tegler Trust ($10,000).
Infrastructure Project including Re-flooring of all cabins, installing a new water filtration system, replacing water heaters in the kitchen, replacing concrete sidewalks, replacing asphalt sidewalks, replacing black dirt pad, demolishing the old garage and build a new garage, replacing existing archery shed, new side door with door opener on the Recreation Hall, and new electronic signage and funder signage. Estimated cost: $420,000. Funders: Community Infrastructure Investment Fund (CIIF) ($176,000), Fraternal Order of Eagles ($8,000), Realtors Charitable Foundation ($10,000), Community Facility Enhancement Program ($180,000) and President’s Choice Children’s Charity ($40,000).
Purchase new Cube Van with funding provided by Kiwanis Club of Edmonton and Denny Andrews Ford.
Repair and replacement of Flooring in the Aquatic/ Pool building. Funding provided by Community Infrastructure Investment Fund (CIIF). Cost: $83,000
Upgrade to shower flooring in the Pool facility, generously funded by the Edmonton Community Foundation ($34,000).
Purchased a golf cart for use by summer camp staff and leaders. Made possible with funding from Royal Purple Edmonton #22 ($9000).
Upgraded accessible Toilet Stalls throughout the Facility supported by the REALTORS® Community Foundation.
New wifi tower installation for improved internet access for rental guests, campers, and staff. Cost: $5,500.
Upgraded Waterfront/Chapel/Bates Point/Westhaven Sidewalks and pathways with generous financial support from the REALTORS® Community Foundation ($8000), Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP) ($125,000), and the Chwelos DeBelser Family Foundation ($125,000).
Refurbishment of the Friendship II play structure with funding from Building Trades of Alberta Charitable Foundation. Cost: $5,200
Funding from Kiwanis Club of Edmonton, Kiwanis Club of South Edmonton, and ACT/UCT #1016 was used to purchase a new transportation Cube Van.
Replaced the maintenance dump truck and hydraulic lift dump box with funding from the Stollery Charitable Foundation ($47,400) and Edmonton Community Foundation (Eldon & Anne Foote Community Foundation) ($25,300).
Edmonton ACT/UCT chapter #1016 made a generous donation of $15,000 to help purchase a new ride-on lawn mower for maintaining Camp’s grounds and lawns.
Upgrades to information technology (new TVs, laser projectors, and Bluetooth speakers) for cabin movie time, slumber parties, and music. Funding of $12,000 provided by St. Andrew’s United Church Thrift Shop.