You have questions – we have answers! Below, is a list of frequently asked questions, and their corresponding answers. If your question is not included below, feel free to contact us at the Foundation’s office – we’re eager to assist.
Q) Where do I send my donation?
327 Reynolds Street
231 Oak Park Boulevard, Suite 207
Q) I want to send my donation by mail, who should I make the cheque out to?
A) Oakville Hospital Foundation
Q) How long will it take to receive my tax receipt?
A) If you make an online donation, you will receive an electronic copy of your tax receipt immediately via email. If you make your donation by mail, or by phone, every effort will be made to process your receipt within 7 business days, which you will receive by mail.
Q) What credit cards do you accept for donations?
A) We accept VISA, MasterCard and American Express. We also accept donations via cheque, cash and securities.
Q) What portion of my gift goes toward equipment needs?
A) In 2010/11 we allocated $0.84 on every dollar raised toward equipment purchases for OTMH and the new Oakville Hospital.
Q) Can my donation benefit a specific area of the hospital?
A) Yes. While the Hospital has identified priority equipment needs, you may still direct your contribution to a specific program, department or piece of equipment. Please contact the Foundation’s office to learn more.
Q) When a Tribute Gift is made, is the amount of the donation disclosed?
A) No. The Foundation respects the privacy of donors and keeps this information confidential.
Q) How can I get a copy of Oakville Hospital Foundation’s Annual Report?
A) Visit the Publications Section found in News & Events, where you can access an online version of the report. Alternatively, you may pick up a hard copy at the Foundation Office located at 231 Oak Park Blvd, Suite 207.
Q) How can I get a copy of the Foundation’s audited financial statements?
A) Our audited financial statements can be found in our online Annual Report. Alternatively, you may pick up a hard copy at the Foundation Office located at 231 Oak Park Blvd, Suite 207.
Q) Who do I contact if I want to run an event on behalf of the Foundation?
A) Michelle Kerby, Community Fundraising Officer, will be pleased to speak with you about your idea for a community event. Please email or call Michelle at
(905) 845-2571 x62533