How You Can Donate
You can donate to us in various ways, and using both monetary and other assets. Our charitable number is 83447 7184 RR0001.
You can donate as an individual or a corporation. You can make a single donation or a monthly one. If you wish, donations can be made as a tribute to someone or in memoriam.
All donations will be added to our General Fund and used to accomplish our mission.
Provide an Endowment Donation
All donations to our endowment fund are perpetually endowed, which means they are invested forever. Income generated from our endowment fund are used to accomplish our mission. To donate to our endowment fund, click here. These donations are made through the Community Foundation of Ottawa website, on behalf of the Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa. Clicking the link above will take you to the donation page of the Community Foundation website, and you will be able to identify that you want the donation to be directed to the Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa (you just need to search “Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa” to find our fund).
Cheques must be postmarked no later than December 31. Cheques must be payable to the Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa and mailed to 13 Esquimault Ave., Ottawa, Ontario, K2H 6Z2.
Through the United Way
To donate to The Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa through the United Way, please designate on your donation/pledge form our charitable number: 83447 7184 RR0001. Tax receipts will be issued to you by mail. Please include your return address with your donation.
Help realize the vision of the Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa by leaving a strong legacy that will benefit generations to come. There are many easy ways to leave a legacy to the Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa that will provide your estate with considerable tax credits. Simply designate the Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa as a beneficiary of one of the following:
- Bequest in Your Will
- Life Insurance Policy
- RRSP or RRIF
You can also use Appreciated Securities, Letter of Direction, Life Insurance Policy Transfer of Ownership, and Charitable Trust to accrue immediate tax relief while providing long-term benefits to the Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa.
The Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa accepts nearly every kind of asset. Most non-cash gifts are liquidated immediately and the proceeds transferred to the investment portfolio. You can donate gifts of public and private company securities, real estate, and other assets. For more information, contact Adam Nihmey.