New CBE school will be named after community builder Martha Cohen

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Martha Cohen passes at the age of 94

We are saddened to announce the passing of our benefactor Martha Cohen at the age of 94. She left behind a long and wonderful legacy. Read More

Martha Cohen chosen as 2013 Woman of Valour

On June 23rd Martha Cohen was chosen by the Sisterhood of Beth Tzedec Congregation as their 2013 Woman of Valour recipient.  A luncheon was held in her honor.

Martha Cohen honoured with Western Legacy Award celebrating Calgary Stampede Centennial

Western Legacy Award presented to Martha Cohen

Western Legacy Award presented to Martha Cohen

October, 2012 – In celebration of the Calgary Stampede Centennial, the 2012 Western Legacy Awards honoured 100 Outstanding Albertans who have promoted western hospitality, pride of place, integrity and commitment to community.

Martha Cohen is one of the 100 Outstanding Albertans to receive this award for her life long work as a social worker, fundraiser and philanthropist.

Since 2005, the Western Legacy Awards have honoured individuals and organizations from Calgary and the surrounding area who have acted on their visions to create a better community.


Martha Cohen interview on Global Television

Harry Cohen interview on being active in the Calgary community