Mackenzie Health exists to enrich the well being of our community. Our vision is to be the finest regional health care provider in Canada. The Foundation’s vision is to be essential to achieving this goal.
We will achieve our vision with inspirational gifts from our community. Your gifts fund life saving equipment and technology, capital improvements and continuing education opportunities, providing dedicated hospital physicians and staff with the necessary tools to better care for the people in our community.
Here's a list of ways you can help:
Many companies choose to match personal gifts made by employees, their spouses and retirees to demonstrate they support the causes important to their staff. Speak to your human resources team regarding their matching gift policy. It’s the easiest way to double your donation for Mackenzie Health.
For more information on matching gifts, click here.
Single gift or pledge:
Make a difference today by making a gift to the Foundation to support the excellent care and funding of state-of-the-art technology at Mackenzie Health. Making a one-time gift or monthly gift is quick and easy. You can donate directly online and automatically receive an electronic tax receipt for gifts of $10 and more. (Annual receipts are sent each January for recurring gifts.
Or, you canprint a donation form. Fill out this form to:
Endowment funds are hallmarks of a great hospital and essential to patient care. Mackenzie Health Foundation has made great strides towards the creation of a $10 million endowment for state-of-the-art medical technology and staff education – the importance of which will be profound for the patients of the hospital. Endowment funds provide a substantial reliable revenue stream for priorities of the hospital. The capital is invested and 3.5% of the interest earned is dispersed annually to fund hospital priorities. [ more information ]
Door-to-Door Fundraising Programs:
Our Door-to-Door Fundraising program is a vital part of the Foundation’s efforts to support Mackenzie Health and the Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital this year. Through this program, we’re reaching out to you and your neighbours to find people to join Mackenzie Health Foundation’s Partners in Care Monthly Giving Program. Caring Partners support the areas of greatest need at Mackenzie Health, making it possible for us to provide the best possible care for patients close to home. [ more information ]
Gift of Securities
Securities are a special form of property (capital property) and include stocks, bonds and mutual funds. They are portable, transferable and usually easy to value. As such they make an excellent charitable gift. [ more information ]
You can play an important role in hospital’s future by leaving a legacy gift to Mackenzie Health Foundation. A legacy gift is a means of contributing to a registered charity such as Mackenzie Health Foundation, while gaining access to financial benefit for yourself or for your estate. If you’ve been touched by Mackenzie Health at all, it’s one way of expressing thanks. Rest assured, it will make a world of difference in someone’s life. Your gift will ensure that Mackenzie Health will continue to be a vital, life-giving presence in our community for generations to come. [ more information ]
As a Partner in Care you are demonstrating your commitment to health care in our community by making regular monthly gifts that are automatically withdrawn from your bank account or credit card. [ more information ]
Personal Fundraising Page
You can now fundraise online for the Mackenzie Health Foundation by creating your own personal fundraising page. [ more information ]
Did you know that the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care provides most of the funding that the hospital needs to cover operating expenses such as salaries, heat and hydro, and did you also know, however, the purchase of new equipment is not funded by the government, it is dependent on the generous support of our community? [ more information ]
Tribute Gifts are a meaningful way to celebrate life’s special occasions or acknowledge the memory of loved ones. Your tribute gift to Mackenzie Health Foundation will help fund priority projects and equipment at Mackenzie Health, providing the hospital’s dedicated team of professionals with the necessary tools to deliver expert and compassionate care. [ more information ]