Become a Supporting Member

Become a supporting memberWhen you become a Supporting Member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited free evening and Sunday morning drop-in classes
  • Discounts on half-day courses, full-day courses, retreats and empowerments

We offer three Supporting Membership Levels:

  • General Program (GP) Membership for $60/month (for a minimum of 6 consecutive months)
  • Foundation Program (FP) Membership for $80/month (for registered Foundation Program students). Minimum commitment: duration of the FP book study, or one year (including summer holiday months)
  • Benefactor Membership ($100 or more a month). Your monthly donation of $40 or more above your GP membership or $20 or more above your FP membership earns a tax deduction. Benefactor membership also includes:
    • FREE retreats (at our Centre)
    • FREE half- and full-day courses

To join, use the please ask any class assistant or email Akshobya’s Administrative Director at

Please understand that according to Alberta and Federal Law, only the additional monthly donation in addition to the GP or FP fee is tax deductible.

Akshobya Kadampa Buddhist Centre is a registered charity, organized and run entirely run by volunteer workers and managers. Your generosity can make a difference in bringing Dharma to the people of Southern Alberta.