Become an ongoing supporter of United Way by establishing a regular monthly contribution. You can donate via credit card or with post-dated cheques.
Or if you prefer the personal touch, you can call our CEO Dale Biddell directly at 705-726-2301, extension 2033.
Increasing your support to $1,200 or more will make an even bigger impact on the lives of many people across our city, and make you one of our Leadership Donors.
Leadership Donors are recognized each year in our Leadership Honour Roll.
Tax benefits, of course, make it easier to be generous.
Click here to view a tax chart
When you give to United Way Simcoe Muskoka, your money goes into what we call the Community Fund.
This is a pool of donations that draws on the combined strength of donors, like you, to help the services that improve people’s lives.
Download a copy of our Planned Giving Guide
(PDF 904KB) or Contact Us to have the brochure mailed to you directly.
The Forever Fund provides the ideal vehicle for you to give back to your community and ensures your generosity will continue long after your lifetime. A planned gift to United Way’s Forever Fund is a thoughtful commitment to the future. Our planned giving options make it easy for you to achieve your philanthropic goals with a gift to the future well-being of Simcoe Muskoka.
Participation in The Forever Fund is easy and flexible with giving options that include:
Donations of securities allow you to help support your community and receive a significant tax credit. The benefits of donating a gift of securities to United Way are twofold:
Do you want to include United Way Simcoe Muskoka in your will?
Unless otherwise directed by a donor, United Way Simcoe Muskoka places the largest portion of gifts received by bequest in its endowment fund — The Forever Fund. While gifts to United Way Simcoe Muskoka’s annual campaign will benefit our community today, your gift to The Forever Fund will ensure that United Way can introduce new programs and continue funding current ones to serve future generations of Simcoe Muskoka residents.
Gifts to The Forever Fund are invested and only the disbursement income is used to support essential social services throughout our community. A gift to The Forever Fund continues giving beyond your lifetime and ensures that your generosity benefits our community for generations to come.