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Where will the funds I raise go?
DWF’s ability to build cultural understanding and create a path toward reconciliation between Indigenous and Non-Indigenous peoples is sustained by the generosity of our supporters. Every dollar raised directly supports the development of resources for DWF programming such as Legacy Schools, Legacy Spaces, and events that will improve awareness, and increase education and connections throughout Canada. We are deeply grateful to all those who help make this work happen!
Will my donors receive a tax receipt?
Yes, tax receipts are issued for donations over $10. If required, you may need be asked to provide complete information for receipting purposes.
What do you do with my and my donors’ personal information?
Personal information is used to issue tax receipts and provide occasional updates on DWF programs, initiatives, and events.
I want to share my story about my fundraiser with DWF. Can I do that?
Absolutely! We welcome all fundraiser to share their unique stories, testimonials, and photos. Send an email, give us a call, or tag us on social media! From time to time we feature reconciliACTIONs in our newsletter, blog, and other DWF materials. If you have a story you’d like to share, contact us!
Can I donate proceeds of a product I sell?
Yes! Donations from sales of a product or services are accepted by DWF.
I want to host an official third-party event for DWF. What should I do?
If you are interested in hosting an official third-party event, please reach out to email@example.com for further information.
How do I send my raised funds to DWF?
To mail a cheque, please make it out to “The Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund” and mail it to:
The Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund
PO Box 749
For Electronic Fund Transers, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
I have more questions – who can I contact?
We are here to help. email@example.com.