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Ways to Give

Members of our community have helped transform the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa and provide unique opportunities and experiences to BGCO Members. There are many ways you can help.

One-time gifts / Annual Giving

A single gift have have a lasting impact on the lives and futures of Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa Members. Plan your annual donation to the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa and know that your contribution will ensure the Club can continue to offer innovative programs and services to the city's children and youth.

Monthly Giving

At the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa, we believe that once you're a friend, you're always a friend. That's why when you become a member of our monthly giving program, you are joining others in your community who are creating better opportunities for Ottawa's children and youth. Monthly giving lets you spread your giving out throughout the year, easily budget for giving and make an ongoing commitment to the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa. To find out how a gift as little as $15 per month can help, click here .

Gifts In-Kind

The Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa graciously accepts some tangible gifts in-kind including furniture, supplies and gift cards. Please complete this form to make your in-kind donation. Please note: we do not accept drop off in-kind donations. Please contact us to make arrangements for pick up or drop off.

Gifts of Securities

In 2006, the federal government eliminated capital gains tax on donations of publicly traded securities (stocks & mutual funds). Donations of securities let you make a greater impact with your donation and receive a larger tax benefit. Contact our Finance department to get started today.

Memorial and Tribute Gifts

A Memorial or Tribute gift as a thoughtful tribute to the memory of a beloved family member or friend by giving a gift in their name.

Sponsorship and Event Donation

Do you or your organization want to sponsor one of our marquee events? Perhaps you have an in-kind donation to make to an auction or other event. Donating to one of our events is a great way to give back while also helping out your business' bottom line. For more information, see our Events page.

Third-Party Events

Community members often band together to host events that benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa. From Denim Days at the office to summer barbecues to donations in lieu of gifts at holiday parties, these third-party events offer organizers the chance to give back. Contact Virgilia Partridge for more information on hosting a third-party event.

Text donations

Mobile phone users can text the word 'BELONG' to 41010 to make a one-time $10 donation to the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa.

At a glance:

  • Tax Receipts: 
Please be advised that donations of $20 or more are tax receiptable.
  • Online Donations: Online donations made through our site are administered by Boys and Girls Club of Canada.
  • Privacy: The Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa respects your privacy. We protect your personal information and adhere to all legislative requirements with respect to protecting privacy. We do not rent, sell or trade our mailing lists. The information you provide will be used to deliver services and to keep you informed and current with information about our continuum of services, programs, special events, funding needs, and volunteer opportunities.
  • Cheques: Please make cheques out to Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa
  • Mailing: Cheques can be mailed to:
    Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa
    2825 Dumaurier Avenue
    Ottawa, ON
    K2B 7W3
  • BGCO is a registered charity: Charitable Registration #118814565 RR0001
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