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What is the Society’s Charitable Business Number?
Easter Seals BC & Yukon is a registered BC Society and a registered Canadian charity. Our Canada Revenue Agency Charitable Business Numbers are:
Easter Seals House Society 11889 0904 RR0001
British Columbia Lions Society for Children with Disabilities 11921 7248 RR0001
What is the Society’s mailing address?
Easter Seals BC & Yukon
3981 Oak Street
Vancouver, BC V6H 4H5
How can I make a donation?
Donations can be made online, by calling the Society at 604-873-1865 or toll free at 1-800-818-4483, or by mail.
When will I receive my tax receipt for my monthly gifts?
Your receipt for the tax year will be mailed to you no later than the end of each February in the following year.
Will the Society send out cards in honour or in memory of an individual?
Our donors often give in memory or in honour of family, friends or loved ones. When a donation is made in honour or in memory, we send out a card to the family or individual that is being honoured which acknowledges your generous donation.
When a gift is made In Memory is the amount of the donation shared with the individual or family?
We do not share the amount of your donation with the family or individual. This information is kept strictly confidential unless you instruct us to share this information.
How will a gift in my estate affect my taxes?
Estate planning and having a will is important. Careful planning and a significant gift to the Society can make it possible to eliminate taxes owed by your estate instead of paying the government.
Can I establish an endowment to help the children?
Donors can establish a named endowment fund during their lifetime. Endowments are considered gifts in perpetuity and the interest income earned each year benefits the children.