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    • 2019 Christmas Campaign

      More than 75 000 pounds of food raised for Edmonton’s Food Bank and $75 000 worth of new toy donations raised for Santa’s Anonymous. Thank you, Edmonton!

    • Award-Winning Activist

      Dan was voted Edmonton’s Best philanthropist in Vue Weekly‘s Best Of Edmonton 2018 series, and was also inducted into Avenue Magazine’s 2018 Top 40 Under 40 class.

    • Your issues, Dan's work

      You can count on Dan to fight for you & bring your relevant issues to light.

    • Friend of the Community

      Dan is constantly working with change and policy makers to ensure a brighter future.

    • The People's Champion

      Dan has been a strong advocate for many causes including homelessness, poverty alleviation, protecting LGBTQ rights, defending domestic abuse victims, and discrimination.

    • Hands-On Leadership

      Dan has raised millions in funds and resources for the people who need it most. Never afraid to roll up his sleeves, Dan selflessly works at a grassroots level to bring positive change.

The verified home of “Can Man Dan” Dan Johnstone. Millions raised, countless lives impacted.

In Your Community

As one of Western Canada’s most prolific social activists and philanthropists, Dan has spearheaded groundbreaking initiatives to raise millions for impoverished communities, vulnerable populations, and struggling charities across Alberta.

Visit the Can Man Dan Foundation for additional Can Man Dan news and related community events.

  • Uniting the People
    Rallying the community to shed light on what matters most to Albertans.
    Engaging the Next Generation
    Working alongside students across Alberta to foster empathy, compassion, & leadership.
    Raising Awareness
    Appearing on media outlets across the country to discuss today's most relevant issues.
  • Helping Our Homeless
    Since 2011, Can Man Dan has provided thousands of nutritious meals and care packages to the homeless community.
    Connecting the Community
    Raising food, funds, & resources with community partners.
    Initiatives that Matter
    Ensuring every child is valued and cared for throughout the year.
  • Alleviating Poverty
    Working with charities and non-profits across the province to ensure everyone is adequately provided for.
    Involving Decision Makers
    Bringing issues forward to policy-makers and political figures to enable change.
    Fighting Hate & Oppression
    Promoting inclusivity among people from all walks of life.