CW4WAfghan is a federally registered charity #887718203RR0001.
Click on the Canada Helps icon to donate or choose one of the following donation options:
We are incredibly grateful to our outstanding donors, who have raised more than $8.5 million to support education for Afghan women and girls!
We rely on the continuing generosity of individual donors and volunteers and work hard to ensure that every dollar donated will directly impact the quality and sustainability of our education PROGRAMS in Afghanistan.
Please make your cheque payable to Canadian Women for Women Afghanistan and mail to the address below. Do not send cash. Tax receipts are issued for donations of $30 or more. (Contact us if you need receipt for a donation under $30.) Please allow 6-8 weeks for processing.
Interact e-transfers can be made via online banking. Bank fees may apply. Select this option from your online bank account, and send your donation to accounting@CW4WAfghan.ca. Then, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm the transaction and provide your name and address (for the tax receipt) and the security answer. Tax receipts are issued by our volunteers within 6-8 weeks.
MONTHLY DONATION ONLINE: Consider becoming a regular monthly donor. Monthly donations provide important stability to our programming and critical support for our projects. Please set up your monthly donation via CanadaHelps or Interac.
Credit card donations can be made via CanadaHelps, which charges about a 4% transaction fee. At CanadaHelps you can also request a Gift or In Memory Of/Tribute card or make regular monthly payments.
Thank you for considering a gift of publicly listed securities to CW4WAfghan. Donating appreciated publicly listed securities is tax efficient because the capital gain is not taxable to you.
- Download and Review our Securities Policy: CW4WAfghan Gifts of Securities.
- Download and complete the Securities Transfer Form
- Fax the completed Transfer Form to our broker: Sage Investment Advisors of Raymond James, Attn: Patti Dolan, Fax 1-403-221-0350. Send a copy of the completed Transfer Form to your broker and keep one copy for your tax files.
- Mail the signed original Transfer Form to: CW4WAfghan, PO Box 86016 Marda Loop, Calgary, AB T2T 6B7 Attention: Financial Officer
A charitable tax receipt is issued by CW4WAfghan for the amount of the closing price of the securities on the trading day when the securities are received. The tax receipt will be mailed to the address provided. Please provide 6-8 weeks for processing.If you have any questions, please contact us at Tel: 403 244-5625, or email: accounting@CW4WAfghan.ca
You can donate a Gift of Education for special occasions, including In Memory Of, In Honour Of, With Birthday Greetings, Happy Mother's Day, Happy Holidays, In Celebration of a Special Teacher...and more. When making your donation, please email (community@CW4WAfghan.ca) with the name and email or mailing address of your gift recipient (this will not be shared), and the special occasion, and we will customize an e-card to send them. When making your gift through Canada Helps, there are also options for special tribute messages.
Secure donations through Canada Helps include a fee of about 4% charged by CanadaHelps.org.
Please remember Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan in your Will. If you wish to advise CW4WAfghan that you are leaving a legacy gift, or have any questions about the process, feel free to contact us, though donors are not required to notify us of such gifts. To leave a gift in your Will, simply share this language with you financial planner or attorney.
"I bequeath ___________ to Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan, PO Box 86016, Marda Loop, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2T 6B7, Registered Charity #887718203RR0001, which shall be used for general purposes to provide education and educational resources for girls and women in Afghanistan (or this last part can be replaced with a specific designation of the gift, such as designated to a specific program). Contact: Dr. Lauryn Oates, Executive Director, 1 (403) 244-5625 or email@example.com"
We also welcome in-kind support (volunteer help with special events, airmile donations, printing discounts, airfare for staff travel, supplies, and more).
Please direct donations to our National Office. All donations adhere to the Canada Revenue Agency guidelines and form part of our annual audited financial statements.
Email Community@CW4WAfghan.ca or call (403) 244-5625 for questions and more information.
THANK YOU to all of our donors for your generous support!