Supporting Seniors from Africa & The Caribbean Countries

Bridge to Oasis Foundation focuses on the well-being of African descent, and Afro-Canadian seniors from all countries in Africa and the Caribbean.

keep them safe and nourished in communities across Alberta.

Healthy Living

We also seek to improve inter-generational connections

Engaging Living

The seniors are older but not tired of having fun.

Nostalgic Living

There has never been a more critical time to get invloved.

Our Impact

Welcome to, Bridge to Oasis Foundation

Welcome to Bridge to Oasis Foundation, where compassion meets community. Our mission is to uplift and prioritize the well-being of African descent and Afro-Canadian seniors from Africa, the Caribbean. In the face of the ongoing pandemic, these seniors, often overlooked, represent a resilient and invaluable part of our society.

At Bridge to Oasis, we celebrate their diverse histories, tracing roots back generations to black communities that have played a pivotal role in shaping Canada since its earliest days.

African & The Caribbean.

Dive into the heart of our foundation and discover the untold stories and contributions of the seniors we champion. Explore how their cultural richness has woven into the fabric of Canadian society, leaving an indelible mark on our nation’s history. Join us in acknowledging and honoring the heritage that often goes unrecognized.

Each click brings you closer to understanding the vibrancy and strength of the African and Afro-Canadian seniors we serve.

Our Services

BTO Foundation intends to work in partnership with other ethnic organizations to deliver groceries to elderly peoples of color, keep them safe and nourished in communities across Alberta.

Healthy Living

Elderly individuals who are unable to leave their homes are facing increased risks both before and after the Covid-19 pandemic. One of the main concerns is the potential for isolation.

Engaging Living

Afro-Canadian seniors from various African countries, the Caribbean, and Haiti possess a wealth of education and diverse interests. Despite their age, they are still eager to enjoy life and pursue their passions.

Nostalgic Living

Our Commitment

Bridge to Oasis Foundation stands as a beacon of commitment to the neglected voices within our community. Our dedication extends beyond the digital realm into tangible, impactful initiatives that address the unique challenges faced by African and Afro-Canadian seniors.

Together, we work towards building a supportive oasis where they can thrive, finding solace in their heritage and community.

Get Involved

Be part of this transformative journey! Whether through volunteering, making a donation, or simply spreading awareness, your involvement can make a difference. Join us in creating a haven for these seniors, recognizing and valuing their immense contributions to our society. Click here to explore how you can actively contribute and make an impact.

Featured Event

Don’t miss our upcoming events! We’re actively working towards creating memorable experiences for our seniors and fostering a sense of belonging. Stay tuned for exciting opportunities to connect, celebrate, and make a positive impact together.

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Seniors Excursion To Drumheller

Ghana House is collaborating with AGCA and BTO to organize a fantastic day trip

Friday, July 5, 2024
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Thinking About Thinking

A wellness series about ages 55+ year presented by Bridge to Oasis Foundation.

Saturday, June 8, 2024
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Working Through Emotional Moments

A wellness series for adults aged 55+ years

Saturday, April 13, 2024
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Join our exclusive seniors Matter Health Series with Dr. Pepple

Thursday, March 28, 2024
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Black history Month Event for seniors 55 years old and above.

This is probably the first of its kind dedicated to our elders.

Monday, February 19, 2024
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Escape the winter blues and combat loneliness and isolation.

transformative wellness series for adults aged 55+

Saturday, February 10, 2024

COMEDY AND TEA - SENIORS HANG OUT - 50 spaces only -

Join us for an unforgettable evening of holiday-themed comedy, where the joy of laughter fills the room and warms hearts.

The Bridge Concert
- Dec. 16

This is BTO Foundation in partnership with the other two organizations- Silvera for Seniors and Elevated Impact.

The Bridge Concert
- Dec. 21

This is BTO Foundation in partnership with the other two organizations- Silvera for Seniors and Elevated Impact.

Useful Questions

Most frequent questions and answers
What is the mission of the Bridge to Oasis Foundation?

The mission of the Bridge to Oasis Foundation is to make seniors and black communities from all countries in Africa, the Caribbean live the life they grew up to love without the intimidation of the new world.

The BTO Foundation’s program covers healthy living, engaging living, and nostalgic living.

The Bridge to Oasis Foundation provides a platform for professionals to deliver health, nutrition, fitness, and dietary talks directly to Afro-Canadian seniors from all countries in Africa, the Caribbean living in Calgary.

They also work with other ethnic organizations to deliver groceries to elderly people of color and keep them safe and nourished in communities across Alberta.

You can become a volunteer for the Bridge to Oasis Foundation. By joining as a volunteer, you can help assist Afro-Canadian seniors from all countries in Africa, the Caribbean, and Haiti living in Calgary. The foundation also delivers food hampers and relies on the support of volunteers.

Our Happy Clients!

“Bridge to Oasis Foundation has truly been a lifeline for my grandmother, Sarah. As an Afro-Canadian senior from Haiti, she often felt isolated and overlooked.

But thanks to the Foundation’s programs, she now has a vibrant community that celebrates her culture and provides support. It has brought a renewed sense of joy and belonging to her life.”

Jemma Stone



“I cannot express enough gratitude for the Bridge to Oasis Foundation. Their dedication to keeping elderly people of color nourished and safe during these challenging times is remarkable.

My parents, David and Linda, who are Afro-Canadian seniors from Africa, have received food hampers regularly, ensuring they have access to nutritious meals. This organization truly makes a difference.”




“The Bridge to Oasis Foundation’s commitment to engaging living is truly inspiring. My grandfather, James, an Afro-Canadian senior from the Caribbean, has been able to pursue his passion for music through their programs.

He now performs at various events and feels a renewed sense of purpose and fulfillment. Thank you for recognizing and fostering his talents.”

Jemma Stone



Video Testimonials

Our impact goes beyond statistics; it’s rooted in fostering a sense of community and connection. Through various events, workshops, and community engagement projects, we actively encourage social interactions and create spaces for shared experiences.
Perspectives By Bella

Featuring Bukola Ojemakinde