Individual Donations

Individuals and families can give to Easter Seals Alberta in a variety of ways:

Online Giving

Our online donations page is safe and secure, and an easy way for you to make your donation. Click on the Donate Now button to send us your information.

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Monthly Giving

You can express your commitment to children, adults and seniors with disabilities in Alberta by making a donation monthly. Monthly donations have a large impact on our organization:

  • Monthly donations quickly add up to major contributions.
  • Monthly donations decrease administrative costs.
  • Monthly donations assist with the long term planning.
  • Monthly donations can easily be deducted from your bank account or credit card.

Major Gifts

If you have the means to impact our organization in a more significant way, please consider a larger gift such as cash, donations of shares or estate gifts. Your donation will take into account your wishes and tax and planning issues as well.

Matching Gifts

Many corporations have a "matching gift" program. When you make your donation to Easter Seals Alberta, please check with your company to see if they will match the amount with a gift from the company.

United Way

If you give to United Way either through your employer or some other means, you can specify that your donation is to be sent to Easter Seals Alberta.

Happy Birthday, Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukah

Buying gifts for some friends and family members can be difficult. Rather than guess or shop for hours, make a donation to Easter Seals Alberta in lieu of a gift in their name. For gifts of over $100, we will provide an update on our organization highlighting the clients we help year-round.

In Memorial

You can give recognition to those loved ones no longer living with a gift in their honour to Easter Seals Alberta. We will provide an appropriate card in your name informing the family of your donation. The amount will not be included.

Planned Giving

A planned gift made to Easter Seals Alberta is a great way for you to maintain giving long after you are gone. Also, when considering tax issues, planned giving is a real asset to you and your family. Your donation can be a dollar amount or percentage of your estate specified in your will. You can choose to remember Easter Seals through:

  • A gift in your Will
  • A gift of Life Insurance
  • A gift in your Financial Plans
  • A gift of Property, Stock or Art

Speak to your financial advisor for more information, and please don’t forget Easter Seals Alberta!

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Did You Know Part 2

In Canada between 2001 and 2006 the number of persons who reported having a disability increased by three-quarters of a million people (+21.2%), reaching 4.4 million in 2006. At the same time, the non-disabled population experienced lesser growth, increasing by 3.3% to reach 26.2 million people.