How to Help
Raising money for Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem is our raison d’être. The hospital receives minimal government funding for research, education and equipment and is therefore heavily reliant on benefactors and supporters around the world. The energy, drive and philanthropic commitment of passionate individuals and groups are crucial to helping us achieve our fundraising goals and there are plenty of ways in which you can help:
Your donation enable us to fund state of the art equipment, , research and medical training. This will save lives, deliver lives and change lives.
Making a planned gift is about ensuring your legacy to continue supporting the people and causes that are important to you well into the future. This can be done by:
- Leaving a bequest (a gift in your will) to The Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital Foundation
- Naming The Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital Foundation as beneficiary of a new or existing Life Insurance Policy
- Creating an Endowment at Shaare Zedek
- Naming Shaare Zedek as a beneficiary of your RRSP, RRIF or Pension
- Creating Charitable Annuity
Make a donation to honour someone who is celebrating a special occasion (such as a wedding, anniversary, birthday, or bar\bat mitzvah). You can also send a card to your friends and family for the holidays. For multiple cards please call our office
You will receive a tax receipt for your generous gift, and we will send a card with your special message to the person(s) being honoured.
The Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital Foundation hosts a variety of different events throughout the year across Canada.
From poker to ski days, luncheons, speaker evenings or gala dinners, there are multiple ways to participate and enjoy an event supporting our hospital.
Shaare Zedek relies on the generosity of its corporate sponsors and partners to support our fundraising initiatives throughout the year. As a corporate sponsor, you will enhance your corporate image, build brand value, demonstrate to your stakeholders that you care about the community. Your impact will change lives, deliver lives and save lives.
We will customize a sponsorship package to suit your company’s marketing objectives.
Note that corporate sponsors receive a non official tax receipt.
Raising money for the Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem is our raison d’être. The hospital receives limited government funding for research, education or equipment and therefore relies on benefactors and supporters around the world.
The energy, drive and commitment of passionate individuals and groups are crucial to helping us achieve our fundraising goals
and there are plenty of ways in which you can help, including hosting your own fundraiser.
The Small Wishes Gift Book provides various options to purchase necessary supplies for the NICU. By funding the purchase of a small piece of equipment or hospital supplies, you are making a meaningful contribution to the NICU while at the same time recognizing that special someone in your life.
ECHOage, is an organization that gives kids the opportunity to make a difference by supporting a local charity of their choice. Kids who care about our cause can raise money and awareness in honour of their birthday by asking their friends and family to support Shaare Zedek in lieu of birthday presents. What a great way to teach young children about Tzedekah and philanthropy.
How it works:
- All the tools you need to plan and manage an effortless birthday party and teach your children about giving at the same time.
- Through online invitations, guests contribute funds securely in lieu of birthday gifts.
- Half of the funds collected go to Shaare Zedek and the other half goes towards the child’s desired birthday gift.
- Guests will receive tax receipts for their donations.
It is an easy, fun and meaningful way for your child to make a difference on their birthday!
Click here to set up your child’s birthday party in support of Shaare Zedek.
Support for our hospital goes far beyond donations. We welcome your engagement with us as a dedicated volunteer. There are a number of ways in which you can give your time:
- Administrative support in our Toronto (head) office
- Join a committee in Toronto or Montreal and get involved planning our fundraising initiatives
We are so grateful to all our volunteers who participate at our events, support our office, engage on social media platforms, and help raise funds and awareness throughout the year. Volunteers are the heart and soul of The Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital Foundation who share their time, treasure and talent. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Laura at 1.416.781.3584 or email email@example.com
We welcome students and will provide volunteer hours.