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Personal Giving

There are many ways you can make a difference and support a future without breast cancer. Click on the categories below to learn more. For additional information, please e-mail us at connect@cancer.ca or call us at 1-800-387-9816.


PERSONAL GIFT

You can make a personal gift at any time in one of three ways:

  • Online - It's fast, simple and secure. You will receive a tax receipt within 30 minutes. 

  • By phone - Call from anywhere in Canada using our toll-free number, 1-800-387 9816, ext. 264. 

  • By mail - Fill out our printable form and mail it to: Canadian Cancer Society, 55 St Clair Avenue West, Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario M4V 2Y7. 


 


 

TRIBUTE GIFT and IN MEMORIUM GIFTS

Tribute gifts and in memorium gifts are donations made to honour an individual or family, mark a milestone event or memorialize a loved one, friend or colleague. A tribute or in memorium gift donation can be made online or over the phone by calling 1-800-387-9816.

A personalized acknowledgement card will be sent to the recipient as requested. 


 


 

PLANNED GIFT

A planned gift is a special gift for the future. It is arranged now, usually within an individual's estate or financial plan, but actualized at a later date. The following are our planned gift options:

BEQUEST

A bequest is the most common way to leave a gift for the future.  A gift is stipulated in an individual's will, usually in the form of personal or real property.

CLICK HERE to download the information your lawyer will need to draft your codicil or new Will and for sample Will clause wording. 

GIFTS OF RESIDUAL INTEREST 

A gift of residual interest is usually encountered when a donor wishes to make an irrevocable gift of property – such as a residence or a gift of art – while retaining life interest (the use and enjoyment of the property, for the remainder of the donor's life).  

LIFE INSURANCE

This gift can refer to three different types of life insurance policies:

  • a new, irrevocable policy,

  • an irrevocable paid-up policy, or

  • an existing policy on which premiums are still owed. 

In all cases, the Canadian Cancer Society must be named as owner and beneficiary. Premiums are paid either to the insurance company or to the Foundation and are tax deductible.

 

 

GIFT PLUS ANNUITY

The gift plus annuity is a legal contract that enables the Canadian Cancer Society to purchase a lifetime annuity on behalf of a donor. The balance of the contribution becomes the donor's gift to the Foundation.

 

 

THE CHARITABLE REMAINDER TRUST

A charitable remainder trust is funded with income-producing assets (cash, securities, or real estate). The income is paid, for life, to the individual beneficiary or donor and the principal is donated posthumously to the Canadian Cancer Society.

 

 

GIFT OF STOCK AND SECURITIES

Charitable stock and securities are a type of donation that enables individuals to give to the Canadian Cancer Society and the donor will pay no tax on the capital gain.

 

 

TRANSFER OF SHARES / STOCKS / MUTUAL FUNDS

This form of giving refers to donating to CCS publicly traded shares, bonds, mutual funds, bills, warrants and futures listed on Canadian stock exchanges or a number of foreign stock exchanges.

 

 

GIFTS IN KIND

A gift in kind involves the donation of property, goods or services in lieu of a cash gift. 


 

CORPORATE PARTNER PROMOTIONS

The Canadian Cancer Society has the dedicated support of our 35 National Corporate and Community Partners who raise funds through cause marketing and sponsorship programs. You can play an important part in creating a future without breast cancer through the purchase of selected quality merchandise.

 

 

DONATE A CAR

Donate your RV, boat, motorcycle or other vehicle to CBCF through Donate A Car Canada, and it will either be recycled or sold at auction depending on its condition, age and location.


 

 


For further information on annual gifts or other personal giving options, please contact us at anytime - toll free 1 (800) 387-9816 or email us at giving@cancer.ca.