“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson
When people with developmental disabilities are connected and active in their own communities, every one of us benefits. Addus is a registered non-profit charitable organization. We need your help to make a positive difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities. Corporate gifts, in-kind donations and third-party fundraising are just a few of the ways you can support Addus. All donations are 100% tax deductible.
We make giving easy. Click the blue button below today to make an online donation to Addus through CanadaHelps.org. Donations by cheque are also accepted. Please make cheques payable to “Addus” at 40 Orchard View Blvd., Suite 213, Toronto, ON., M4R. 1B9.
On behalf of Addus and our participants, we thank you for your support!
Corporate gifts and thoughtful workplace matching donation programs, where your company matches employee donations to Addus, make a big impact. Your generosity helps create opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities to transform their lives and build stronger communities for us all.
In-kind services and products donated from individuals and companies are graciously welcomed. For example, we accept in-kind professional services (i.e. printing, graphic design etc.) and items such as new computers , TTC tokens, grocery/retail gift cards, art supplies, and kitchen supplies. Please contact us to discuss in-kind donations in more detail, 416-544-8847, ext. 22.
Host an event on our behalf or make a donation to mark an important occasion such as a wedding or birthday. There are a variety of events you can do, like walk-a-thons, BBQ’s, car washes and bake sales to name a few. We make donating simple and easy by partnering with CanadaHelps.org. They provide customizable fundraising pages which your family, friends, co-workers, and guests can use to make online donations to Addus for your third-party fundraising event.
Our Commitment to You
Your support is crucial to ensure the continued success and sustainability of these integral programs and services. Addus receives only partial funding from the Ministry of Community and Social Services, but relies heavily on fundraising endeavours, generous contributions and donations from corporations, foundations, community groups and individual supporters like you. Every dollar that you contribute to Addus increases the capacity of our job coaches, enhances programs and assists us in our operating expenses. Your donation helps to ensure that we can continue to achieve our Mission.
Addus values every donation and we are committed to implement our funds as efficiently as possible. At only 1.73%, we are proud that our fundraising and administration costs are well below the Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) recommended 35%.
Who is CanadaHelps.org?
Addus has partnered with CanadaHelps.org to process our online donations. It is a registered charity (#896568417RR0001) with a mission to provide secure, low-cost online donation technology to charities. By clicking on the blue donate button above, you will be connected to the Addus donation page hosted by CanadaHelps.org. They will processes your donation to Addus on our behalf. This means your credit card invoice will show a charge by CanadaHelps.org and not Addus. By donating online through CanadaHelps.org, you are helping Addus reduce the administrative costs of manually processing and receipting donations.
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