By investing in our planned giving options, you not only help our Canadian home missions, but you also help yourself with sound financial planning. Contact us to learn more about planned giving!
Know Your Options
Add Catholic Missions In Canada as a beneficiary to your Will.
Preparing a Will is an expression of love for your family and loved ones – and the worthwhile causes you’ve championed in your lifetime. Click “get started” to connect with our Stewardship Officer and receive a Will Planner.
Sample bequest clauses:
“I give and bequeath to Catholic Missions In Canada an institution incorporated under a special act of Parliament, and whose general offices are located in the city of Toronto, Ontario…
- …the sum of _dollars.”
- …_% of my estate.”
- …the total residual of my estate.”
Charitable Gift Annuity
What is a charitable gift annuity?
Charitable Gift Annuities require a minimum age of 70 years, and a minimum amount of $10,000. These are a proven way to make a meaningful gift, increase your annual income, and reduce your taxes too!
Click “get a quote” to connect with our Stewardship Officer and receive the latest rates for Charitable Gift Annuities.
5 facts about Charitable Gift Annuities
Do something good that lasts forever.
By establishing an endowment with Catholic Missions In Canada, you’ll create a legacy of faith that will benefit missionaries and their ministries across our country forever. The income from the investment of the Catholic Missions In Canada Endowment fund mainly supports the education of seminarians for mission dioceses.
Click “get started” to connect with our Stewardship Officer and establish an Endowment with Catholic Missions In Canada.
Three facts about endowments
Partner with us.
By naming Catholic Missions In Canada as a beneficiary on a life insurance policy you entrust your benefits to the needs of mission bishops and their missionaries across Canada.
Click “get started” to connect with our Stewardship Officer and learn more about donating a life insurance policy.
Three steps to donate a Life Insurance Policy
Maximize your savings potential.
Retirement funds, and other funds like your registered tax-free savings account are high value assets. If you name Catholic Missions In Canada as the beneficiary, these assets go towards the future of faith in Canada.
Click “get started” to connect with our Stewardship Officer and learn more about donating an RRSP, RRIF, or TFSA.
Submit our Beneficiary Information Form when you have finalized the inclusion of Catholic Missions In Canada as a beneficiary.
Three steps to gift a RRSP/RRIF/TFSA
Gifts-In-Kind (Publicly Traded Securities, Real Estate, etc.)
Take advantage of no tax on your capital gains.
Publicly traded securities, real estate, tangible assets – these may be donated as gifts in kind. If you are donating publicly traded securities, please follow our steps highlighted here. For all other gifts in kind please select “get started” to connect with our Stewardship Officer.
Making a Gift of Publicly Traded Securities
Obtain a Letter of Direction by clicking the button below, calling 1-866-937-2642, or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete and sign the form.
- Send a copy to your broker
- Send a copy to Catholic Missions in Canada by email to email@example.com or by fax to 416-934-3425
- Send a copy to CIBC Trust to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 416-861-7058
Your broker will transfer the requested securities to Catholic Missions in Canada’s account with CIBC Trust.
Once the CIBC Trust Broker receives your Gift of Securities, they are immediately sold. Then, once the trade settles, the proceeds from the sale are transferred to our account and a charitable tax receipt for the full value of the proceeds is sent to you.
If, in two weeks, you do not hear from us, please call for an update. This can be especially important if you are making a donation prior to a year end to take advantage of a charitable tax receipt.