Our Commitment to Donors

Donors are the cornerstone of our community's future.

The YMCA is committed to ensuring that:

  • We work closely with our donors to ensure the wishes and expectations around their gift are met.
  • We treat donors respectfully and with gratitude for their generosity and support.
  • We carefully manage all fundraising costs to ensure maximum benefit to our community.
  • We provide reports on how we use the funds we collect to ensure transparent management of all contributions.
  • We ensure the accuracy of all communication materials to confirm they correctly reflect our mission.
  • We prepare and issue tax receipts for monetary gifts and for gifts in kind, in full compliance with all regulatory requirements.
  • The Y and its related constituents never disclose privileged or confidential information to unauthorized parties.
  • We engage in ethical fundraising and adhere to Imagine Canada’s Ethical Fundraising and Financial Accountability Code.

For more information, please visit the Canadian Revenue Agency’s website http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/ .

YMCA of Okanagan Charitable Registration #11924 0224 RR0001

Questions or concerns relating to the YMCA of Okanagan’s Commitment to Donors, please direct in writing to:

Allyson Graf, General Manager of Community & Strategic Initiatives
375 Hartman Road, Kelowna, BC, V1X 2M9
250-764-9621 ext 302 | agraf@ymcaokanagan.ca