How to Donate
Cash, cheque and credit card donations are accepted:
- Online (credit card only)
- Over the phone by calling 905-827-8800 or 1-800-387-7127 and asking to speak to Laura or Melissa (credit card and direct debit)
- Via mail or in person at 2370 Speers Rd., Oakville, ON, L6L 5M2 (cash, cheque, credit card, direct debit)
Bequests and Planned Gifts
Making a bequest in your will or planning a future gift is a wonderful way to honour the causes that mean the most to you.
If you’ve already included Acclaim Health in your will, please let us know. We’d love to thank you in person and can provide opportunities for you to see firsthand how donations make an impact.
Sample Wording for Bequests*
I give and bequeath [insert amount] from my estate to Acclaim Health and Community Care Services, currently located at 2370 Speers Road, Oakville, Ontario.
Percentage of Estate
I give and bequeath [insert percentage] of my estate to Acclaim Health and Community Care Services, currently located at 2370 Speers Road, Oakville, Ontario.
*The samples provided are not intended to replace legal advice. We encourage you to consult your lawyer or financial planner.
In Memory Donations
An In Memory donation is a heartfelt way to honour your loved one while helping a family in need.
You can make an In Memory donation online or by requesting our In Memory donation cards for memorial services by contacting Laura at 905-827-8800 x2043.
We take great care to notify the bereaved family of your contribution with a sincere thank you note.
We welcome gifts of securities, such as stocks or mutual funds. Tax receipts are issued based on the closing value of the securities on the day of transfer.
There may be other tax benefits, in addition to the receipt, when donating securities. We encourage you to explore these options with your financial advisor.
Supporting one of our programs or services is an excellent way to demonstrate corporate social responsibility. By aligning your business with Acclaim Health, one of Halton’s most trusted and long standing charities, you can connect with our 400 staff, 650 volunteers, and 23,000+ clients.
Our premier event of the year is our annual Party with a Purpose held in May. Sponsorships are available at a variety of levels, and are a great way to promote your business in Halton. Some of the marketing benefits include:
• Reaching 3,500+ community leaders, donors and volunteers in Halton through our newsletters
• Reaching 250 event attendees
• Promotion through Acclaim Health’s social media accounts
If you want to promote your product or service in Halton, then consider providing an item for one of our silent or online auctions.
Melissa Cameron, Director, Philanthropy and Marketing Tel: 905-827-8800 x2040
Laura Pizzacalla, Senior Philanthropy Associate Tel: 905-827-8800 x2043