Following her heart to financial wellness

“You usually start from square one. I started from a minus,” says Amy, a Blackfoot Siksika woman. Amy grew up in Fort McMurray. The legacy of intergeneration trauma that her family faced in the residential school system impacted her own experiences and as a result, she didn’t finish high school. Despite the challenges of becoming a single parent at the age of 20, and later… Read more

You asked, Jeff answers.

  At our Annual General Meeting this year, we hosted a rapid fire questions and answer with executive director Jeff Loomis. We decided to do another one to provide answers to the questions that we didn’t have a chance to get to.

Making a pivot in the face of challenges

In the spring of 2018, Dave decided he wanted to transition out of the construction industry and into the food truck industry. When he told his wife Lizzie about his decision, she said: “you are bonkers” but within three weeks he had purchased a new truck and parked it in front of their house, ready to start his new career path.  But then Dave took… Read more

Momentum Webinars

Momentum Webinars are weekly webinars, featuring keynote speakers about money management and employment readiness. Every week we pick a topic that is most helpful to our community.  Upcoming Thursday, July 9, 2020 @5:00pm MST How to buy a home Want to take the next steps to buying a home? This webinar is held in partnership of the Canadian Home Program and Momentum’s Owen Hart Homeowners… Read more