DONATIONS AND BEQUESTS
Donations and bequests are gratefully accepted and are used to support chapter activities. Tax receipts are provided for all donations to the Saskatoon Ostomy Association.
Our Mailing Address:
Saskatoon Ostomy Association
15 – 1610 Isabella Street
Saskatoon SK S7J 0C1
Electronic Fund Transfers are now accepted by Saskatoon Ostomy Association.
Each financial institution may be different, however, the following provides a general outline for completion of the transaction. It is important that you complete the following guidelines:
Begin by accessing your bank account
Hit “Transfer” and then hit “Send Interac e-Transfer”
You then must hit the tab “Add Recipient”
The recipient is: SOA
The e-mail address is: email@example.com
The amount of the donation: $
They will now ask for a question or password. The question must be one that the Recipient is familiar with as well.
Our standard question is: Saskatoon Ostomy?
The answer is: Association (remember to use a capital A)
If the payment/donation is for annual dues, or donation to the General Fund, indicate so in the Message box.
If the donation is to Ostomy Youth Camp, indicate so in the Message box.
If the payment is for the Educational Seminar, indicate so in the Message box
Many of these message boxes are limited to 40 characters but that should be adequate for most. If you happen to need more, follow up your donation with additional instructions in an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Within a week of making a donation, you will receive a receipt for tax purposes from the Saskatoon Ostomy Association If you do not receive the receipt, please call Peter Fehr at (306) 374-7583. If the payment was for annual dues, you will receive your membership card by mail. If you do not receive the card, please call Wanda Dansereau at (306) 384-2793. Payments for the Educational Seminar do not receive a tax receipt.
You can now donate to the Saskatoon Ostomy Association online though CanadaHelps.org, fill out the form below:
Please help ostomates in third world countries, who often have very few supplies, by donating supplies you cannot use or do not need. These can be brought to our meetings or dropped off at NorDon’s Medical or Carnegie Medical for shipment overseas by Friends of Ostomates Worldwide Canada (FOWC).