When do I receive my charitable tax receipt?
All online donors will receive a charitable tax receipt to the e-mail address they provide when making their gift.
What do I do if I lost my tax receipt?
If you lost your tax receipt, please e-mail us at email@example.com.
Is my information protected?
This is a secure site. Your information is collected by a secure transaction system and properly protected. Please read our Privacy Statement to learn how we respect your personal information.
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP) Statement
The personal information collected on this Donation Form is collected under the authority of section 33(c) of the FOIP Act and will be used by Calgary Homeless Foundation to process and recognize your donation. Your personal information will be protected in accordance with the privacy provisions of the FOIP Act. If you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information, please contact the Calgary Homeless Foundation at 403-237-6456.
I am having trouble completing my transaction. What do I do?
You may need to clear your browsing history by “clearing your cache” in your internet browser settings.
After you have cleared your cache, completely exit your browser before coming back to the website.
If you are still having trouble, please call 403-718-8544.
Where can I donate clothing, furniture or household items?
We are grateful for your generosity and encourage you to donate goods to the following charities and agencies:
Women In Need Society accepts used furniture and mattresses.
Alpha House accepts clothing, and in particular, new socks, underwear and towels.
Furniture and Clothing
The Mustard Seed, the Calgary Drop-In Centre, and the Calgary Dream Centre are seeking both furniture and clothing as part of their lists of urgently needed items.
I would like to volunteer my time instead of giving a donation. Where can I go?
The volunteer needs of agencies and charities change regularly based on their activities and needs, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The easiest way to discover if your favourite charities or agencies are enlisting volunteers is to check their websites.
Not sure where to begin? Please visit Calgary Chamber of Voluntary Organizations for more information.
I see or know someone who is at risk of experiencing homelessness. What can I do to help?
Direct them to our Need Help? page for more information. Or you can visit What Else Can You Do? for a list of small, but meaningful ways to help.
Have any other questions? Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.