Donate to the AEF

Donations to the AEF helps to fund programming for all members from the young to the young at heart! Many programs make a significant difference in the lives of equines and participants across the province of Alberta ranging from the beloved backyard pony to the high-performance athlete. Consider investing and making a contribution to the health and well-being of our community. Donate now!

SPAR Donation Matching

The Government of Alberta will match donations to the AEF – up to $10,000.00 for Equine Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation.

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Scholarship Fund

Donations to the scholarship fund support Members pursuing or continuing post-secondary education in an equine-related area of study.

Trail Supporter Fund

Donations to the trail supporter fund provide support to member clubs or businesses who have researched and planned a specific project related to the construction and/or maintenance of an equestrian trail, trailhead, or horse camping site in Alberta for public use. Just a few dollars can make a huge difference in helping to build and improve Alberta’s equestrian trails.  If you like to explore new trails, or plan to in the future, help make Alberta the best place on earth to ride.

Did You Know?: It costs approximately $3,000 / per 1 km to build new trails!

General Donations

General donations support programs and services that are made available to all members to benefit equine and equestrian activities in our community.

How to Donate

Donations can be made with your membership, by mail, by calling the AEF office at 403-253-4411, or you can donate online now. If you would like to donate in honor of someone, please let us know.

Please Note: The AEF is not a registered Charitable Organization, therefore with one exception, official income tax donation receipts cannot be issued. As the provincially recognized association for equestrian in Alberta, by Alberta Sport Connection, the AEF is the recipient of any donations made directly to Alberta Sport Connection towards equestrian sport or recreation. Donations made to equestrian sport and recreation through Alberta Sport Connection of $50 or more, are eligible for tax receipts.

To make a donation of $50 or more and receive a tax receipt, please download the Alberta Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Development Donation Form .


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