Find a Gift to Match Your Goal

Finding the right donation method to match your philanthropic goals is just as important as finding a cause that is near and dear to you. Check out the table below to learn more about how to make a gift that suits your financial and charitable needs.

YOUR GOALYOUR GIFTHOW TO MAKE THE GIFTYOUR BENEFITS
Make a quick and easy giftOutright GiftDonate cash, securities or personal property to the MUHC FoundationCredit against income tax payable
Make a deferred giftGifts in WillName the MUHC Foundation in your willCredit against income tax due for deemed disposition of property at death
Make a large gift with relatively little cost to yourselfGift of life insuranceApply for a life insurance policy and name the MUHC Foundation as owner and beneficiaryTax credit for premiums paid
Reduce taxation on retirement plansGift of RRSPs or RRIFsLeave the value of your RRSP or RRIF to the MUHC Foundation in your willTax credit to offset income tax incurred by deregistration of RRSPs or RRIFs
Make a gift that gives year after yearEndowmentMake a donation to the MUHC Foundation that is permanently invested and the income supports the hospital each year.Leaves a lasting legacy that reflects your personal values and beliefs and makes a significant investment in the future.

For more information on planned giving, please contact Kim Cavener, Manager, Strategic Giving at 514-934-1934, ext. 71852 or kim.cavener@muhc.mcgill.ca.

McGill University Health Centre Foundation Charitable Registration Number: 86843 3947 RR0001
Royal Victoria Hospital Foundation Charitable Registration Number: 11892 1659 RR0001

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At the MUHC & RVH Foundations, patients and their families are at the heart of our mission, and we understand the importance of having world-class patient care available to them when they need it most.  It is an honour and a privilege to inspire our community to philanthropically support the greatest needs of the MUHC. Our donors motivate us, as well as our researchers and healthcare providers, to offer the best care for life.

Julie Quenneville

President, MUHC & RVH Foundations