The West Vancouver Foundation is a Community Foundation and a registered charity. We are leaders in community-based philanthropy and, together with our donors, we invest in the people ideas and activities that strengthen our community. With a focus on philanthropy, grants, and leadership, our vision is for a healthy and vibrant West Vancouver, where everyone is valued, contributes and feels they belong.
CanadaHelps assesses a 3.5 percent transaction fee on all donations. This amount is deducted before the donation is sent to the West Vancouver Foundation. This fee covers all credit card merchant fees, transaction fees, banking costs, receipting, reconciliation and disbursement. For more information on their fee structure, please see the CanadaHelps website. If you have questions about CanadaHelps.org, please refer to their Frequently Asked Questions.
For large donations, please consider sending a cheque or contact us to make arrangements to ensure the Foundation receives the full value of your gift.
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