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83.97%

of our charitable spending went to program services in 2020-21

411

donors directly supported newcomers through our programming in 2021

$50

helps a family of four experience the best of Canada for free 


Arriving in Canada is hard. You have the power to help make it easier. 

A gift to the ICC supports world-class research and advocacy, community-driven enhanced citizenship ceremonies and unlocks Canada for thousands of newcomers with the Canoo Access Pass.

Show newcomers you care about their future. Invest in our work today. 

Celebrate a citizenship ceremony, an occasion, milestone, friends or family by donating to the Institute for Canadian Citizenship! Your gift is a life-changing gesture to welcome new citizens to the Canadian family. 

Celebrate a new Canadian Citizen with a special gift to the Institute for Canadian Citizenship in their honour. The Institute for Canadian Citizenship will mail a congratulations card on your behalf to the new Canadian to let them know that you made a gift and to welcome them to the Canadian family! A charitable tax receipt will be issued directly to you. 

Celebrate the Seasonal Holidays by honouring your loved ones with a donation in their name.

Celebrate birthdays, weddings, anniversaries or graduations by supporting the Institute for Canadian Citizenship. You can honour someone in your life by donating in their name or, if you’re hosting a celebration, encourage your friends and family to make a donation to the Institute for Canadian Citizenship in your name instead of buying you a gift.

Celebrate the life of a loved one by making a donation in their name. 

For all gifts in honour or memory, the Institute for Canadian Citizenship will mail a card on your behalf to the honouree or their family to let them know that you made a gift. A charitable tax receipt will be issued directly to you. 

For more information, please contact Alana Dunbar, Director of Philanthropy at philanthropy@inclusion.ca or call 613.552.2019. 

A donation of publicly traded securities is one of the easiest and most effective ways to support the Institute for Canadian Citizenship. 

You may give stocks, bonds, futures and options, as well as shares in mutual funds and you will pay no tax on the capital gain. To make the gift of stocks and securities, please contact Alana Dunbar, Director of Philanthropy at philanthropy@inclusion.ca or call 613.552.2019. 

Create long-lasting change for more inclusive tomorrow with a legacy gift to the Institute for Canadian Citizenship. 

You can gift stocks or securities, bequest of cash, RRSPs, life insurance, gifts of residual interest, charitable remainder trusts, or annuities. 

To include a donation in your financial and estate plans, speak to your financial planner and/or attorney. 

Please let us know if you have made a legacy gift so that we can thank you and ensure your gift is recognized according to your wishes. 

If you have questions about donating stocks and securities, please contact Alana Dunbar, Director of Philanthropy at philanthropy@inclusion.ca or call 613.552.2019.