Donate to rayjon

Your gift matters. 

Please use the form below to securely donate to Rayjon.

Scroll to the bottom of the page for more ways to give. 

“Quality of life is justice…not charity.”

More Ways to Give

Donate to Rayjon by Mail (cheque, money order)

Rayjon Share Care
PO Box 2482
Sarnia, ON
N7T 7T1

Rayjon is a registered Canadian charity, so donations of $20 or more are eligible for tax receipts.

E-transfer

E-transfer is an easy, secure way to donate to Rayjon online. It happens in three simple steps:

  • Log in to your financial institution’s online or mobile banking and navigate to Interac e-Transfer Send Money.
  • Select the account you would like funds transferred from.
  • Add Rayjon Share Care as a contact. Please use [email protected] as the e-mail address you are sending to. 

Funds are transferred instantly and you will receive an e-mail confirmation. Please also be sure to send a separate email to [email protected], advising us of the donation, and including your complete address for a tax receipt. You will receive a tax receipt within a couple weeks.

Monthly Donations

You can make monthly donations with your credit card through our online service (CanadaHelps). This is a simple and cost effective method for both Rayjon and donors. Tax receipts are generated automatically and are easily accessible. Simply select “Donate Monthly” when you fill out the form above. 

Gift-in-Kind

Receipts may be offered for gifts-in-kind if the donation has been approved by Rayjon and if the value of the gift is verifiable.

(Please contact us at [email protected] for more information about gifts in kind).

Other Ways to Donate to Rayjon

Cash (please call to arrange pick-up of cash)                                                Memorial Donations                                                                            Bequests in Wills
Endowments
Sale of goods (coffee, vanilla, etc.)
Donation through Shares, Tradeable Securities
Credit Card by calling 519-381-5929

Automatic Debit Withdrawals

You can donate to Rayjon with scheduled gifts made directly from your bank account. You select the amount and frequency, and may change or cancel at any time. It’s as simple as completing the Pre-Authorized Debit agreement and taking it to your bank to confirm the arrangement (please also let us know so we will expect your gift). If you need a form mailed or dropped off to you, please call 519-381-5929.

Donate Tradeable Securities

Did you know? When you donate publicly traded securities directly to Rayjon, you can avoid the capital gains tax that you would pay if you sold the securities and then donated the proceeds.

Rayjon will issue a charitable tax receipt for your gift. Securities can include stocks, mutual funds, segregated funds, bonds, flow-through shares and employee stock options. You can give now or as part of your estate and legacy planning.

It’s easy to transfer securities to Rayjon Share Care! Here’s how:

  • – Please discuss with your broker/ financial advisor when deciding     which securities make the most sense for you to donate.  
  • – Complete this form: Securities Donation Form and give it to your broker/financial advisor. Please also have them send a copy to us at [email protected]  
  • – Don’t hesitate to call us (519) 381-5929 if you need any assistance.

Gift Cards

Don’t know what to buy that special family member, friend, teacher or work associate? What about a gift which can improve the quality of life for someone in Haiti or the Dominican Republic? Rayjon has beautiful gift cards which can be issued for a minimum donation of $20.00, for which you will receive a tax receipt. Gift cards are suitable for any occasion. Please call us at 519-381-5929 to donate to Rayjon through gift cards. 

Fundraising

Keep and eye out for our local fundraisers.

Do you have an idea for a fundraising event which you would like to arrange, and donate the proceeds to Rayjon? Would you like some resources to help you set up a fundraising event? If so, please give us a call and we will work with you and assist in whatever way we can.

Tools are also available to easily set up online campaigns to benefit Rayjon. A growing number of supporters are choosing to support Rayjon with private celebrations (i.e. birthdays, weddings) or fundraisers. We are grateful for this generous support!

Rayjon’s Impact on the World

Children educated from preschool to grade 13

Pairs of prescription eyeglasses prescribed & fitted in 9 countries

Vaccinations for children and adults

Impoverished elementary & secondary students received tuition support to attend school

Women received loans & training to start small businesses

Malnourished children received life-saving treatment

Adults learned to read & write