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    • City-Wide Food Drive 2017

      In December 2017, the “Can Man Dan City-Wide Food Drive” brought in 110 271 pounds of food & $55 000 for Edmonton’s Food Bank!

    • Best Activist

      Did you know that Dan was voted by Edmonton’s general public as “Best Activist” in Vue Weekly’s “Best Of Edmonton 2017” series?

    • Did you know?

      Did you know that hundreds of Dan’s interviews can be found online? Dan has championed & spoken about many different causes over the years.

    • Friend of the community

      Dan has been a strong advocate for many causes including homelessness, poverty alleviation, protecting LGBTQ2S rights, defending domestic violence victims & discrimination.

    • Social Activist

      Did you know that Dan has worked with many social charities across Alberta including WIN House, YESS, HIV Edmonton & Adopt-A-Teen?

    • Fighting for you

      Dan has built a reputation for standing up for his community & the people who need it most. He has often been referred to as a “trusted man of the people” by many media outlets.

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In Your Community

Since it’s inception in 2011, the Can Man Dan initiative has raised more than 750 000 lbs of food and $250 000 for people in need — among a multitude of other countless resources.

Dan has worked with charities & non-profit groups across Alberta to raise resources, funds and awareness for many different causes, and to discuss long term solutions for ending poverty in Alberta.

  • Taking a stand
    Bringing viable solutions to on-going issues.
    Working with the next generation
    Visiting with students across Alberta.
    Proven leadership
    You can count on Dan to be a strong voice for the community.
  • Accepting donations 24/7
    Getting your donations into the hands that need it most.
    Caring for our homeless
    Can Man Dan has fed & cared for thousands of homeless Edmontonians since 2011.
    Champion of the people
    Dan has been named a "local hero", Edmonton's "best activist", & once had Edmonton's High level bridge lit up in his honor.
  • Alleviating poverty
    Travelling our province and aiding our most vulnerable.
    Feeding the hungry
    Working with charities across Alberta to end hunger.
    Fighting hate & oppression
    Dan fights for a diverse, friendly & welcoming Canada for all.