WAYS TO GIVE
Making a significant statement about your belief that health care is a priority – ensuring that your donation stays in your community is a reason to support your community hospital.
The foundation works hard to offer donors many options and ways to give that work for you. Your gift can be directed to any fund and support an area of your hospital that means the most to you.
Are you a committed supporter of RVH?
Do you make frequent donations to the Foundation?
Would you like to see your donations go farther?
Monthly giving could be for you!
This convenient and affordable option to make your donation fit your budget lowers administration costs, which allows your dollar to be best spent on equipment, programs and general needs. Your regular donation allows the hospital to plan more effectively and efficiently, and you can take comfort in the knowledge that you are supporting a valuable and critical community asset, so it will be ready when you or your loved ones need it.
How it works:
• Choose the amount you want to give and contact the foundation
• Choose the method: post-dated cheques, automatic debit, credit card payments or payroll deduction for RVH staff
• Monthly amounts can be altered at any time
• Supporting a valuable and critical community asset so that it will be ready when you and your loved ones need it most.
• Investing in the future of health care; something that will impact the lives of countless others now and for generations to come.
Tribute & Memoriam Giving
A Tribute or In Memoriam donation to the RVH Foundation is a meaningful way to mark a special occasion; an expression of sympathy or offer a tribute to someone special or as way for grateful patients and family to say thank you.
The foundation will provide acknowledgement cards for those special occasions and personalize as you wish. What a great gift for that hard to buy person who will be only too happy to know you have finally found the perfect gift. You can direct your gift to any department or program at RVH.
Plan a Fundraiser – First Things First Thank You!
The Renfrew Victoria Hospital Foundation is honoured to be the charitable recipient of your fundraising event.
Helpful tips to think about when planning an event
Come and Meet Us
Arrange to meet with the foundation to discuss your ideas or details of your event.
Form an Event Planning Committee
Successful events result from planning and organizing by enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers. If your planning committee has enough members to share tasks and a variety of skills experience, you have the right formula for a winning event.
Identify Your Audience
You will be successful by understanding who will support and attend your event. Identify your target audience by considering who’s most likely to attend.
Set the Date
Schedule your event for a time and location convenient for your audience.
Attention to detail is essential to the success of every event. The Foundation would be happy to review the logistics of your event. We can provide you with a checklist to help you run your event smoothly.
Promotion and Publicity
Eye-catching flyers, tickets and other promotional materials will help make your event a success. We would be proud to have your event materials display our logo and name. It can be confusing as to how to use the Foundation’s name correctly, therefore we ask that all promotional and publicity material be approved by the Renfrew Victoria Hospital Foundation. Please allow one week for approval.
Donation and Collection of Funds
The foundation staff will work with you on the collections of funds; arranging photos and recognition as well as receipting.
Please say “thank you” and acknowledge everyone who participated or supported your event.
You have the ability to change the future of health care for the next generation and ensure that your wishes are fulfilled and the legacy is what you choose for it to be.
By choosing a gift to your community hospital your legacy is making a difference in the health of our community. Take comfort today knowing you have planned for tomorrow.
For more information on any of the above contact the foundation at 613-432-4851, Ext. 263