Ways to give
Many young people struggle with societal barriers and face adversities such as mental health issues, family violence, identity issues or poor living conditions. Your donation will lead to healthy, thriving youth who can achieve more.
Bowl For Kids Sake
Sponsorship of our premiere fundraising event offers a remarkable opportunity to generating awareness with a trusted brand.
Our Bowl campaign runs from February to April and your sponsorship directly reaches hundreds participants each year, as well as potentially millions of Canadians across the country through advertising and social media reach.
Please contact Kristin Vanderwater, 905 339 2355 x 222 to discuss.
Run Your Own Event
These events are organized by you or your community group (e.g. school groups, unions, or corporations) to help raise funds necessary for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton to operate and ensure that every child gains the confidence to achieve more through a mentoring relationship.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton has no fiduciary responsibility and little or no staff involvement, however, we will support you and your event as much as possible to help it be a success. Event examples include: A “something”-a-thon, Raffles, Auctions, Parties, Video Game Fundraising Models – “something-for-kids-sake”. Please contact Kristin Vanderwater, 905 339 2355 x 222 to share ideas and learn more.
Tribute & Memorial Gifts
At the next special occasion, honour a friend, mentor, or family member with a gift in their honour. If a loved one has recently passed, you can make a gift to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton in their memory.
Loved ones or their family will receive a personalized note of the donation made in their honour and a tax receipt will be sent to you. Make a gift in honour of someone special online, or contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Donate Shares and Securities
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton gratefully accepts gifts in the form of shares and/or securities.
To facilitate these gifts, you can donate securities on-line through CanadaHelps. Please contact Executive Director Sandra Baker at 905 339 2355 x 235, so that we can work with you and CanadaHelps on this special gift. Thank you!
Leave a Legacy of Hope
The Leave a Legacy of Hope program encourages people to leave a gift through their will or another planned giving method to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton.
Executive Director Sandra Baker would be pleased to discuss with you directly the options for this program, and to learn more about how you wish to be remembered.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton relies greatly on in-kind contributions from our partners. If you are considering an in-kind donation, please e-mail us at email@example.com.
Examples of in-kind donations can include:
- Business services (marketing, administrative, technology, consulting)
- Event tickets
- Gift certificates to restaurants and retail chains