Donate Now: Ways to Give

We are a registered charity, not-for-profit organization. We do not charge fees for programs or services and we do not receive funding from local, provincial or federal government. Our organization relies SOLELY on the generosity of individuals, corporate donations, annual membership appeals and fundraising events throughout the year. Your generous donations supports families, individuals, youth and children across York Region who are learning how to heal and grow. There are many different ways that YOU can make a difference with one of our giving options below. 

Donate Online

Make a donation online by visiting our Canada Helps page. You can choose to make a one time donation or a recurring monthly donation. Tax receipts are issued immediately.

Become an Event Sponsor

Check out our events page for more details about each event that BFOYR hosts. All proceeds from our events support BFOYR's programs and services. Your company will receive many benefits that may include: 

  • Company Logo on our sponsors webpage 

  • Company recogonition on all BFOYR social media platforms 

  • Newsletter Acknowledgement 

  • Company recoginiton at the AGM 

  • Company Logo on the sponsored event page

  • Additional recogintion*

Donate by Donation Form

Complete our Donation Form and mail it to us, Bereaved Families of Ontario ~ York Region at 17070 Yonge Street, Suite 203,  Newmarket ON L3Y 8Z4. Or email it to us at

Tax receipts are mailed in January. 

Attend one of our Bingo Nights

You can support BFOYR by attending one of our Bingo Nights at Bingo World Richmond Hill or Bingo World Newmarket. Visit our Bingo event page for more details. 

Donate through

United Way

Did you know you can designate your donation to BFOYR through United Way? Check if your place of work donates to United Way and have the funds designated to BFOYR

Donate your time: Become a Volunteer

There are many ways to get involved at BFOYR, visit our Volunteer page to learn more about the different oppurtunities that BFOYR offers. 

In-Kind Donations

There is more than one way to support us, give back through our in-kind donation program. Below is a list of items that we are always in need of: 

  • Kleenex

  • Bottled Water 

  • Coffee/Tea

  • Treats for Group Sessions

  • Office Supplies (paper, envelopes, pens)

  • Supplies for Children/Youth Programs

Host an Event

Do you have a great event idea? Host a fundraiser on our behalf!  Click below for an example of what you can do to help.

If you have any questions about any of the donation methods above, please feel free to contact us.