Planned Giving

Gifts Through Your Will

A Donor's Story - It's Just That Easy

"Ever since becoming aware of the Calgary Food Bank and the contribution they make to our city, I wanted to be involved. I started out by becoming a monthly donor. Then one day I thought that I should put my mouth where my money is and actually began volunteering at the Food Bank.

Tax Effective Ways to Give

This table shows the various ways you can give, how to do it, and how they benefit you as a donor.

Gifts of Securities

Donating publicly traded securities directly to a charity benefits you as the donor and us as a charity. With changes to the Income Tax act, donating shares directly to a charity allows for the capital gains to be exempt.