Frequently Asked Questions
Burrowing owls (Photo by Don Dabbs)
What are my giving options?
There are many ways to help. Please choose what would be most appropriate for you. If you wish to make a single, monthly gift or tribute gift, click here. To learn more about other ways to give, including leaving a bequest, and gifts of land, please click here.
Can I pay by cheque?
If you prefer to donate by cheque, please make the cheque payable to "The Nature Conservancy of Canada," and mail it to:
Nature Conservancy of Canada
410-245 Eglinton Ave East
Toronto, Ontario M4P 3J1
Can I give over the telephone?
To make a donation by telephone, please call us toll-free at 1-800-465-8005.
Can I make a gift by email?
To protect your security, we do not accept credit card information by email. However, our Supporter Services team would be delighted to speak with you by email at firstname.lastname@example.org about giving options, and to set up your gift.
Will I receive a charitable tax receipt?
You will automatically receive an electronic receipt for income tax purposes when you make a donation of $10 or more online. If you make your gift over the phone or by mail, your receipt will be sent through the postal service. Donors who contribute $25 or more will automatically start receiving the Nature Conservancy of Canada Magazine for one year.
Is the Nature Conservancy of Canada a registered charity?
The Nature Conservancy of Canada is a registered charity. Our charitable registration number is 11924 6544 RR0001. Our legal name is The Nature Conservancy of Canada.
What are my rights as a donor?
The Association of Fundraising Professionals, in collaboration with Association for Healthcare Philanthropy, Council for Advancement and Support of Education, and Giving Institute: Leading Consultants to Non-Profits developed a Donor Bill of Rights which has been widely adopted as minimum best practices for the charitable sector. We aim to exceed these standards.