Income from donations is used directly towards programming. Your donation allows Our Place to constantly improve the programs that are offered in a way that is responsive to the changing needs of its membership. Your donations could support the following essential elements to the work of Our Place:
$1/week = $52 annually provides two months of birthday cards and cake for all our program participants
$2/week = $104 annually provides a month’s worth of supplies for our art therapy program
$5/week = $260 annually provides one month honorariums to support program participants who work in the program on a weekly basis
$10/week = $520 annually provides cost to charter a bus to take our participants out of the city for a day trip
$15/week = $780 annually provides one month of food purchases to supplement donated food and provide weekly (3 nutritious dinners, 5 days of snacks and soup for approximately 35 people daily)
$20/week = $1040 annually provides will equip our kitchen for an entire year
$25/week = $1300 annually provides two week’s salary for a Social Services Worker to counsel and support our clientele full time
$30/week = $1560 annually provides nine months of inner city outings for our clientele to help them overcome social isolation and participate in the city
$35/week = $1820 annually provides a month of rent for the entire Centre space
Ways of Giving
Direct Giving - Mail
Send a donation to Our Place Community of Hope located at 1183 Davenport Road, Toronto, ON M6H 2G7. A charitable donation tax receipt will be sent to you for any amount over $5.00.
Direct Giving - Online
Click here to be redirected to the Canada Helps website that will allow you to make a donation directly to Our Place Community of Hope. Canada Helps is a public charitable foundation that provides access to all of Canada's 80,000 charities. For donors, Canada Helps simplifies the donating process, making it easy, quick and secure. A charitable donation tax receipt will be sent to you for any amount over $5.00.
Does your workplace have a charitable payroll contribution system? Whether United Way, or any other payroll giving, you can direct that giving (or a portion) to Our Place.
A planned gift is a charitable donation provided during a donor's lifetime but the payments are not received until sometime in the future. The Planned Giving program encourages donors to consider the possibility of supporting Our Place Community of Hope through, for example, a will or as a beneficiary of life insurance. The work of Our Place has benefitted substantially from a number of individuals who have remembered us in their wills. We thank them and their families greatly.