A gift of cash is one of the most common ways to make a charitable gift. We always welcome donations of cash, whether big or small. Some employers may match charitable gifts made by current and retired employees, an effective way to increase the impact of your donation.
How Donations Make a Difference
$17 – provides shelter to one child for one day.
$25 – provides transportation for one woman to a legal or medical appointment.
$60 – provides 3 meals for a mom with 3 children.
$120 – provides shelter to one woman or child for one week.
$250 – provides a basic start up basket for one woman leaving shelter.
$500 – provides repairs to one bathroom at the shelter.
$1,000 – provides groceries for everyone in shelter for one week.
$1,200 – provides shelter to one woman or child for ten weeks.
$1,500 – provides activities for children over the holiday break such as bowling,
movies, swimming, etc.
You have the power to bring hope for women and children affected by abuse.
Your tax deductible donation can be made on a monthly or annual basis and will help us continue to provide quality service to women and children in our community. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation to the Women and Children’s Shelter by cash, credit card or cheque, you may either:
1. Make your donation online
2. Download a donation form
fill it out, and submit via email to Tracy@barrieshelter.com, fax to 705-728-1364, or mail with your cheque to:
The Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie
115 Edgehill Dr.
Barrie, ON L4N 1L9
Charitable Registration: 129951588RR0001