Overview

Making a gift to Community Care Northumberland is easy. Below is a snapshot of some of the ways you can donate:

CASH (CHEQUE) & PLEDGES

Cash donations to Community Care Northumberland are acceptable and welcome as outright gifts or in the form of a pledge over time. VISA, MasterCard and monthly debits are also acceptable ways to give. Please make cheques payable to Community Care Northumberland.

You can mail your cheque to:

Community Care Northumberland 
174 Oliver Street, PO Box 1087
Campbellford, Ontario  K0L 1L0

Or you can drop it off at any of our local offices.

 

GIFTS OF SECURITIES

Often a more tax-effective way to make a major donation without the encroachment of liquid assets is via a gift of securities (stocks, bonds, mutual funds and other securities). For more information visit our Gifts of Securities page.

 

BEQUESTS

A donor would outline within their Will the specific instruction to leave a gift to Community Care Northumberland. For more information visit our Legacy Giving page.

 

DONATE ONLINE

We are able to accept online donations through the CanadaHelps.org portal. Canada Helps is a not-for-profit charity portal and a registered public charitable foundation that seeks to promote and facilitate philanthropy through online giving. CanadaHelps.org offers its services at no cost to the donor. You can make a one-time gift or set up a monthly gift to Community Care Northumberland.

 

Community Care Northumberland's charitable number is 1321987488RR0001.

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Gifts of Securities

Often a more tax-effective way to make a major donation without the encroachment of liquid assets is via a gift of securities (stocks, bonds, mutual funds and other securities). Community Care Northumberland partners with BMO Nesbitt Burns, however, this does not mean that you are limited to using only this financial groups, you are more than welcome to always work with the Financial Institution of your choice.

 

Did you know that we can donate securities online?

We are also able to accept online securities donations through the CanadaHelps.org portal. Canada Helps is a not-for-profit charity portal and a registered public charitable foundation that seeks to promote and facilitate philanthropy through online giving. CanadaHelps.org offers its services at no cost to the donor and now they offer the option to donate securities online using their portal.

Community Care Northumberland's charitable number is 1321987488RR0001.

Legacy Giving

Leaving a legacy to Community Care Northumberland will help others for years to come.

A gift to Community Care Northumberland in your will is a simple and powerful way to be remembered. Your legacy gift will help your neighbours and benefit your family and friends who may need to use our services in the future.

HOW TO LEAVE A LEGACY

  1. Leaving a legacy to Community Care Northumberland is easy. Simply:
  2. Tell your lawyer or the person looking after your will that you want to make a bequest legacy gift to "Community Care Northumberland".
  3. Your lawyer can revise your will to include a written statement like the one below.
  4. Call us, we want to acknowledge your future gift (or keep it anonymous if that's your wish)

Sample Statements to add to your will:

I, ____________________, bequeath to Community Care Northumberland ________% of the residue of my estimate for its sole use absolutely.

or for a specific legacy amount

I, ____________________, bequeath to Community Care Northumberland $_________________ from my estate for its sole use absolutely.

If you prefer to designate your bequest legacy to a specific program, please contact Lynda at Community Care Northumberland for more information and the proper wording that will reflect your bequest legacy choice.

Community Care Northumberland's charitable number is 1321987488RR0001.

Privacy Commitment

Community Care Northumberland (CCN) is committed to protecting our supporters’ privacy. We ensure our activities in Canada whether conducted face-to-face, online, by telephone or by mail are governed by strict ethics and sound privacy practices.

Donating online is done through an SSL-encrypted secure site. We collect information about website usage through the use of cookies – a small piece of data that is sent to a user’s Internet browser and stored on a user’s computer hard drive. A cookie cannot read data from a computer hard disk or read cookie files created by other websites. CCN uses cookies to identify which areas of our website users have visited and for statistical analysis to improve the user experience on our website. Users can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the setting of their Internet browser. The website does not link IP addresses to any personally identifiable information. Other aspects of our privacy policy include:

  • All reasonable efforts will be taken to honour any request from a donor or prospective donor not to be contacted for future fundraising campaigns.
  • Any information from or about donors that is obtained by or on behalf of CCN is to be handled with respect and with confidentiality to the extent allowed by law.
  • Donors have the right to remain anonymous.
  • All fundraising appeals by or on behalf of CCN are to disclose CCN’s legal name, it's status as a registered charity, and the purpose for which funds are requested.
  • All members of the public, including donors and prospective donors, are entitled to one copy of the following, on request and at no charge other than the cost of reproduction and distribution:
  • CCN’s most recent annual report and/or audited financial statements;
  • A list of the names of the members of CCN’s Board of Directors.
  • Donors and prospective donors are entitled to know, upon request, whether the individual asking for funds is a volunteer, a member of CCN’s staff or a service provider.
  • Donors are to receive a written or verbal acknowledgment of their gifts within a reasonable period of time following the donor’s request

Community Care Northumberland cares about protecting the privacy of your personal information. We maintain a record of your donation for donor-related, promotion and tax receipting purposes, where required.  We do not sell, barter or trade your personal information.

If you wish no further contact or have any questions regarding the privacy of your personal information, please contact our Privacy Officer at 1-866-514-5774.