The benefits of donating a gift of securities to The Children's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington are many. First, you will receive a tax receipt for the closing price of the securities on the day of the transfer to the Children's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington. Second, your donation is exempt from the capital gains tax that typically applies to the sale of a security. Finally, you will have the comfort of knowing that your donation is bettering the lives of children in need.

Download a Gift of Securities Information Sheet and Transfer Form


It's easy to make a gift of securities!

1. Complete the Notification of Securities Transfer Form (download above). Send a copy to your broker and a copy to The Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington by email (glenna@childrensfoundation.org) or fax (519-766-4870).

2. Instruct your broker to transfer your securities to the Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington’s brokerage account:

Broker: TD Waterhouse
Contact Person: Viviian Molnar (TD Canada Trust—Downtown Guelph)
Telephone: 519-824-1121 ext. 300
Account No: 67-XB15-A DTC#: 5036 Receiving institution: GIST
Account Name: The Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington

3. A charitable receipt will be issued for the closing price of the securities on the day of the transfer to The Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington. All securities are sold on the same day as received.

For more information conatct Glenna Banda, Executive Director Phone: 519-826-9551 Ext.24 Email: glenna@childrensfoundation.org