Third Academy Annual Gala: Honouring a Hidden Hero


Third Academy Annual Gala 2018: Celebrating Peter Maher

Third Academy has a tradition of honouring members of our community at our Annual Gala. We call these people “Hidden Heroes” because, while they might not be widely known, they have made a significant impact on the lives of children.

We are delighted to announce that Mr. Peter Maher is Third Academy’s Hidden Hero for 2018.

When: Saturday May 26, 2018 beginning at 6pm
Where: Calgary Downtown Westin
Ticket Price: $200

Master of Ceremonies: Rob Kerr
Special Guest Speaker: Al Coates

Our Gala Flyer is available here: Third Academy Gala Flyer

Ticket Purchase

Tickets can be purchased either through Eventbrite online (surcharge applies):

Eventbrite Link

or by completing a ticket order form and returning it with your payment to Third Academy (no surcharge):

Ticket Order Form

Gala Sponsorship

We are also seeking individuals and corporations to sponsor Third Academy’s Gala. The link to our sponsorship package is here: Third Academy Gala Sponsorship Package

We thank the following Sponsors that are supporting our 21st Annual Gala:

Table Sponsors:

Sunil Mattu, Third Academy (2 Tables)
Joe Smith, Third Academy and Willow Home Ed
Bruce Freeman, Third Academy

Parking Sponsor:

Dessert Sponsor: Pandell

Decorations Sponsor:

Wine Sponsor:

Travel Sponsors:

Special Hotel Rate

The Calgary Westin has made a limited number of traditional rooms (1 king bed) available at the greatly reduced rate of $149 for guests attending our Gala. To reserve, call Westin reservations at 1-888-627-8417 and indicate that you are a Third Academy Attendee.

Previous Third Academy Hidden Heros


2017: Third Academy: Celebrating 20 Years of Service

Manmeet Bhullar
2016: Manmeet Bhullar

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2015: Nomi Whalen

Ashid Bahl
2014: Ashid Bahl

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2013: Dr. S. Lal Mattu