Help support
the work we do

Together, let’s help children with special needs reach their potential.

We need your help to:

  • Continue providing a level of care these children deserve
  • Provide services to more children
  • Help us finish our renovation & expansion project
  • Increase our outreach with victims of child abuse
  • Support unfunded programs such as: hydro-therapy pool, eating skills, and casting & splinting programs

Monthly Giving

When you give to The Centre’s reoccurring giving program your gift provides ongoing support for our programs and services.

Start your monthly giving!

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Show your support with an
immediate donation.

Other ways to give

MONTHLY GIVING

When you give to our monthly giving program, your gift provides ongoing support in manageable installments. These gifts contribute to a reliable source of income for our programs. To begin your monthly gifts, please click here or call 604-533-4884.

PLANNED GIVING

The gifts you pledge today will help serve children with special needs in our community. When you wish to make a major planned gift to us, we recommend you seek independent legal, financial and tax council.

MATCHING GIFT PROGRAM

Your employer may have a Matching Gift Program. These programs can double or even triple your gift to us. Ask your Human Resources department if such a program exists. If not, encourage them to get in contact with us!

WORKPLACE CAMPAIGNS

Many corporations and public sector employees in British Columbia have organized workplace campaigns. Please designate The Centre for Child Development or Sophie’s Place as the recipient in your workplace campaign.

IN MEMORY

You may wish to honour the memory of a loved one through a gift. To make this gift over the phone, please call 604-533-4884 and we would be happy to assist you. To make the gift immediately please click here.

IN HONOUR

You may wish to make a donation in honour of an individual and/or special occasion. To make this donation over the phone call 604-533-4884, we will be happy to assist you.

ENDOWMENT GIFTS

Your endowment to The Centre for Child Development or Sophie’s Place will be invested, creating a permanent, yearly-gift based on the investment income. This allows you to keep on giving, year after year.

LIFE INSURANCE

Your contribution today will mature into a major gift in the future. The way the policy and gift is structured will determine the tax credit to you and your estate.

BEQUESTS

Make a gift to us in your will for a specific sum of money, property or a percentage of your estate’s assets.

GIFTS IN KIND

Should you wish to contribute gifts of equipment, products or materials, these gifts will be utilized and appreciated. Please contact us at 604-533-4884 for a current understanding of what we can use. To ensure you receive proper acknowledgement for your gift please include a sales receipt, appraisal form or other third party evaluation with your gift. 

SECURITIES

Consider a gift to The Centre for Child Development or Sophie’s Place of stocks and/or bonds, GICs or other investments (all of which are eligible for tax deductible receipts). 

CORPORATE GIFTS

We can help you realized your corporate and charitable-giving objectives. Your gift will lend a helping hand to the special children in your community.

SPECIAL EVENT FUNDRAISING

Special Event fundraising offers you an opportunity to add community value to an event you have already planned! It can also be a good excuse to create an event that brings people in your circle or organization together.

Donations collected via Child Development Foundation of British Columbia Charitable Registration #133210229 RR0001