November 18, 2019

Year End Giving Deadlines 2019

Friends we thank you for your generous support of the Concordia Foundation’s campaigns and fundraising events this year as well as the tremendous support for Concordia’s Hip and Knee “Stepping Forward” Campaign for Joint Replacement Research.

Special thanks to the Kothari Group and Crocus Gardens for their ongoing support by donating $500 per unit sold to The Concordia Foundation.  Thank you to the corporate leadership and staff team here in Winnipeg for their support.

Please keep in mind the following deadlines for 2019 giving.  If you have any questions please feel free to call us at 204-661-7156 or email us at:  info@concordiafoundation.ca

If you would like to make a donation by Cheque

Cheque donations must be postmarked by Canada Post on or before December 31, 2019 or delivered to our office by that date.

Tax receipts will be processed in January 2020 and you will receive them by February 15, 2020.

Please provide your full name (for receipting purposes) and address details and any other donation advice.

Please make all cheques payable to “The Concordia Foundation” and in the memo field or the response coupon you can designate how you want your donation to be used.

Please note that donors to “Operation Walk Manitoba” should note your wish on the cheque but your receipt will come from The Concordia Foundation.

If you would like to make a donation by credit card over the telephone,

Please call the donation line at 204-661-7156.

Donations requests must be made on or before December 31, 2019 by close of business day (4:30 pm CT).  Our office will be open that day.

Tax receipts will be processed in January 2020 and you will receive them by February 15, 2020.

Please provide your full name (for receipting purposes) and address details and any other donation advice.  We will ask you for your credit card number and expiry date and CV number for security purposes.  Please note that we completely destroy all credit card information immediately after the amount has been processed.

Please note that donors to “Operation Walk Manitoba” should note your wish when you call us but your receipt will come from The Concordia Foundation and your credit card statement will note “The Concordia Foundation”. Or you can go directly to Operation Walk’s donation page.

If you would like to make a donation by credit card online

Online donations must be made on or before December 31, 2019 (at midnight).

Tax receipts will be processed immediately online by Canada Helps.  Please note that your credit card statement will also show a withdrawal from “Canada Helps”.

Canada Helps will ask you to provide your full name (for receipting purposes) and address details, email address and any other donation advice.

Please note that donors to “Operation Walk Manitoba” should note your wish on the form but your receipt will come from The Concordia Foundation.

If you would like to make a donation of securities or mutual funds

Donations of securities or stock should be made  before December 28, 2019 (at midnight).

Canada Helps is now offering to accept securities and mutual funds online and offers an immediate tax receipt.  Please click here for more information.

Please advise your financial advisors to transfer securities to The Concordia Foundation by calling us directly at 204-661-7443 or consider a donor-directed fund with The Winnipeg Foundation or Abundance Canada.

If you would like to purchase a “Charity Gift Card”

Canada Helps is now offering online Charity Gift Cards that you can purchase and send to others as a gift like a regular gift card.  The recipient can then use the card to make a donation to the charity of their choice.  Click here for more information.  Great Christmas Giving Options!