FAQ

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Yes. Gifts to The University of Winnipeg are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law and you will receive an official receipt for your records. The University of Winnipeg Foundation is a Registered Charity recognized by the Canada Revenue Agency and our Charitable Registration Number is 86517 1045 RR0001. First time donors are eligible for a super credit for gifts $1000 and less. Please click here for more information.

What happens if projects don’t meet their fundraising goal?

Regardless of whether the fundraising goal is met, all funds will go to the project.

Is my information secure?

Yes. We use a secure online credit card processing program for all our donations through us. For more information on UWinnipeg’s privacy policies click here.

Can I contribute anonymously?

Yes. If you prefer your name not be listed as a donor, please indicate so in your submission form. We will process the receipt under your name, but will recognize the gift as anonymous.

Can I donate by cheque?

Yes. You can send a cheque made out to The University of Winnipeg Foundation specifying the project you wish to support to:

901 – 491 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada R3B 2E4

Please be sure to include your mailing address for receipting purposes.

Will I receive support in launching my project?

All projects will receive extensive coaching and content support for their respective project pages. If you have any further questions, please contact Darren Nodrick, Communications and Annual Giving Officer, by phone at (204) 988-7496 or by email at d.nodrick@uwinnipeg.ca