We rely on loyal donors like you for the majority of our funding to do this work. You make it possible for us to provide individuals with real facts on all sexual and reproductive health matters along with the chance to ask questions in a safe and supportive environment. Individuals leave our office able to make informed decisions about difficult issues at critical times in their lives.
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Make a donation
You can make a secure online donation by following this link. You can contribute monthly directly from your chequing account through our pre-authorized donation program. You can download the form here. You can mail a one-time donation by cheque to: SHORE Centre, 130-235 King St. E, Kitchener, ON N2G 4N5. You can make a credit card donation by calling our office at 519-743-9360. All donations over $20 will receive a charitable tax receipt.
Give a gift of mutual fund shares or securities
Click on the Donate Securities button to make a gift of mutual fund shares or securities to SHORE Centre. A donation of securities or mutual fund shares is the most efficient way to give charitably. Learn about the tax benefits of donating mutual funds or securities here.
Give through Amazon.ca
You can support SHORE Centre by making purchases on amazon.ca by following this link. Purchases made through this link result in SHORE Centre earning a small amount in advertising fees.
The Choices Endowment Funds
The Kitchener-Waterloo and Cambridge and North Dumfries Community Foundations hold endowments for SHORE Centre called the Choices Endowment Fund. Invested gifts and the earnings support SHORE Centre initiatives, with the funds helping to stabilize the financial future of SHORE Centre and ensure members of the community have access to pro-choice sexual health options, resources and education.
Leave a Legacy - Planned Giving
As a supporter of SHORE Centre, we know you care deeply about our work in the community. We ask you to consider making a provision for a future gift to SHORE Centre through a bequest, gift of stocks, annuity or trust arrangement. You can provide a legacy while you are living to see the positive impact; some types of gifts provide you with a tax benefit now. Click here for more information on leaving a legacy.
As a StartUp company, we invite you to pledge that when your company has a liquidity/trigger event such as an IPO, an acquisition, merger or exit, a small portion of the options realized from such an event are donated or converted into a cash donation to SHORE Centre.
Fundraise for SHORE Centre
SHORE Centre is very appreciative of gifts raised by individuals, organizations, or businesses who engage in fundraising activities. Such events or initiatives are considered “Third Party” initiatives, meaning that you are responsible for the planning, promotion and expenses associated with the initiative and SHORE Centre is the recipient of donations generated from the initiative. Any initiative associated with SHORE Centre must promote and maintain a positive image of SHORE Centre and be aligned with to our vision, mission and values. Associating our name with your initiative must receive prior approval by the Executive Director. Click here to review our Third Party Policy.