Gifts by Cheque
If you wish to receive a same-year tax receipt, please ensure that your cheque is mailed (and postmarked) no later than December 31. Please make cheques payable to the Community Foundation of Ottawa, specifying the name of the fund in the memo field.
Gifts by Credit Card (via Internet)
Make online gifts before midnight (EST) on December 31.
Gifts of Securities
When making gifts of publicly-listed securities, we recommend having your broker file all forms by December 20* in order to ensure that final ownership of the securities is transferred to the Foundation by December 31. Please also complete and send us the Direction to Gift Shares form by the same date.
*Please check with your broker regarding holiday hours. For more information, please contact Gary Zhao.