CanadaHelps assesses a 4 per cent transaction fee on one-time donations. This amount is deducted before the donation is sent to the Victoria Foundation. This 4 per cent fee covers all credit card merchant fees, transaction fees, banking costs, receipting, reconciliation and disbursement. For more information on their fee structure, please see the CanadaHelps website. If you have questions about, please refer to their Frequently Asked Questions.

Other Ways to Donate

The Victoria Foundation office will be closed from 12:00 pm on December 21 until 8:30 am on January 2, 2019. Donations by securities must be made by December 8, 2018. Donations by credit card may be made online via our website until December 31 or phoned into the office at 250.381.5532 until noon on December 21. Donations by cheque must be post-marked by December 31, 2018. Our mailing address is #200 – 703 Broughton Street, Victoria BC V8W 1E2.