CHARITY GIFTS CANADA
Buy charity gifts for as little as $12* and give children in Canada and internationally the gift of a brighter future.*You’ll be emailed a tax receipt upon donation.
In the event that money raised for a particular item exceeds the demand for that item, your donation will be directed to a related gift from the Charity Gifts Canada category.
In the event that money raised for a particular item exceeds the demand for that item, your donation will be directed to a related gift in our catalogue.
Buy it here. We'll source it there
The charity gift you purchase will be sourced locally, i.e. as close to the recipient as possible. This approach provides an extra boost to local economies while keeping transport costs to a minimum.
Send a Free Card to a Special Somebody
When you buy a charity gift from our Best.Gift.Ever catalogue you will be able to select a FREE Printed, PDF or eCard to send to a special somebody. Card designs include Christmas (pictured), goat-themed, birthday, teacher, wedding plus many more. You can also buy charity gifts without selecting a card.
Pay & Instantly Receive a Tax Receipt
Right now in Canada and countries around the world children’s lives are being changed because of purchases made from CFTC's Best.Gift.Ever charity gift catalogue.
From giving a goat … to empowering a mother … to feeding a child, when you give the Best.Gift.Ever you are helping to make a real difference.
Zemu (pictured on the right) was empowered with the gift of a goat last year. The extra income helped her feed her grandchildren and send them to school. Now she is saving money to start a small business.
We are proud to have been named one of the Charities of the Year 2016 by the Financial Post. We were among the first to be accredited by Imagine Canada’s Standards Program and were awarded “Exemplar” status for 2014-2017 by the Voluntary Sector Reporting Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting Transparency.
PricewaterhouseCoopers independently audits our financials before being published each year, while our volunteer Board of Directors sets and exceeds the highest standards in governance. When you buy a Charity Gifts Canada or any other gift, you can count on the highest standards when it comes to use and stewardship of your generous donation. For more information please download our latest Annual Report.
Needs Identified by Local Communities
The communities we support have identified the gifts listed in our Best Gift Ever catalogue, as being vitally important to ensure children’s health and well-being. Canadian Feed The Children along with our local partners provide goats, school supplies, water taps, fish farms, etc as part of our broader programming initiatives.
Beyond the Gifts
When you purchase a Best.Gift.Ever, funds go towards the range of development programs in the communities we support. The projects go beyond the simple provision of items; they also include training, project monitoring and evaluation, local expertise and support – everything needed to deliver effective, sustainable, high-impact and meaningful change in a community.
Yes. We have a line of gifts that we call Charity Gifts Canada. These gifts – Fresh Produce Boxes, Youth Champions, Traditional Activities, Classroom Gardens, School Meals and School Gardens – contribute to our broader food security programs in Canada. With 1 in 4 First Nations children growing up in poverty, our focus in Canada is to support First Nations communities with community-led, culturally-sensitive school feeding and nutrition education. By purchasing a Charity Gifts Canada gift you’ll be directly supporting our efforts here in Canada.
Printed cards send within 48hrs, eCards sent instantly
You have three choices for cards: email, PDF (for printing at home), or print. If you choose a printed card, we can send the card by post to you or to your honouree, whichever you prefer.
While we can’t guarantee delivery time, your card will be processed and sent by mail within 48 hours of purchase and by email within one hour. Note that if you send an eCard you will be able to schedule its delivery for sometime in the future, e.g. on Christmas day or the card recipient’s birthday.
Includes a tax receipt
When you buy a charity gift online, you will receive an immediate charitable tax receipt in PDF format by email. When you order charity gifts by phone, you can choose to receive an electronic receipt or have one mailed to you, usually within two weeks. Canadian Feed The Children’s charitable registration number is 11883 0983 RR0001. See the Government of Canada’s policy statement for charitable tax receipts for more information about charity tax receipts.
HST isn’t charged
Your charity gift purchase is a donation to Canadian Feed The Children, so no taxes are charged.
Yes! A new gift catalogue is launched each year in mid-October, and runs until the next October. All items are available throughout the year and make excellent gifts for any occasion.
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Canadian Feed The Children is a Canadian Registered Charity. Charitable Registration Number 118830983 RR0001