United Way’s across Canada have launched their community donations campaign and you can make a difference by getting involved!
The best way for you to make sure your donation is used most effectively, is by directing your donation to a charity you believe in (like Jer’s Vision). It’s simple. Make your donation in one lump sum or through pay-roll deductions, and make sure select to have your donation directed to the charity you want by nameing it and noting its charitable number:
ex: Jer’s Vision and 863207981 RR0001
You can also make your donation go even further by donating online directly or create montly donations to charities of your choice through CanadaHelps.org. CanadaHelps.org allows you to donate online directly to charities across Canada. Donating online ensure that almost none of your donation is wasted on administration, and dollars got to programs and services that make our community better.
Remeber there are tons of great charities in your community!