Information sessions for charities (GAIN)

Gaming Information for Charitable Groups (GAIN) provides information about gaming licences and how to spend gaming funds. Sessions are free and can be taken two ways:


Combined, Use of Proceeds, and Casino sessions are held year-round across Alberta.

Can't find a date that works for you? Check back soon. Schedules are updated every three months.


The GAIN online program is available anytime.


Program materials

Want more info? Choose any of the below to download.

GAIN resource manual (Revised: September 2018)

GAIN resource manual tip sheet

GAIN session registration form

GAIN program brochure

GAIN quick facts

For more details about GAIN sessions, please email or call 1-866-307-7499.

In this section

Combined charitable gaming classes

Combined Session training classes give you information about gaming licences, eligibility, use of proceeds and financial reporting.

Using gaming proceeds classes

Use of Proceeds training classes give you information about spending gaming funds, approvals, forms and time limits.

Casino event classes

Casino Event training classes give you information about the Chairperson's duties, the draw package forms, and event timelines.