Ways To Give

Ever wonder if you make a difference?

We know you do!

When you give to Bonny Lea Farm, you make a difference in the lives of others. Your gift helps adults with intellectual and physical disabilities to learn, grow and succeed by providing educational, residential, vocational, recreational and community based opportunities. Through these experiences participants are accepted as valued members of the community.

“Every now and then miracles happen. For us, it’s been Bonny Lea Farm” – Tom Morris, Parent

 

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Make a Gift

Annual Giving – Your support makes a difference each day and bridges the gap between public funding and our actual expenses. Make an online donation by clicking the “Make a Gift Today” button or by calling 902-275-5622 ext 241. To print our annual giving package click here.

Monthly Giving – Simplify your giving by signing up for predictable monthly payments. Click here to select “Donate Monthly” to set it up or call.

Tribute Gifts – Suggest your family and friends make a donation instead of giving gifts for your next special occasion.  Just copy and paste the link to this page and include it with your electronic invitation or print off some tribute cards to have on hand at your celebration. Or, recognize some one who is doing a great job by making a donation in their name. To print tribute cards click here or make your donation online using the button above.

Memorial Gifts – Remember a friend or loved one with a memorial gift. Or, name Bonny Lea Farm as your charity of choice for memorial gifts. To print a memorial card click here or make your donation online using the button above. We are also happy to send you some to have on hand.

Legacy Gifts – You can continue to make a difference for future generations by making a gift in your will. It’s easy to do. Make a specific gift in your will or name us as the beneficiary of a life insurance policy, registered retirement savings plan (RRSP) or other financial planning tool. To learn more click here.

Gifts of Securities – Do you have a security that has gained value? Did you know there are tax advantages when you give them as a gift to a charity? We suggest you discuss these options with your financial advisor. To download a form to transfer gifts of stocks, securities and mutual funds click here or to make your gift online click here.

Questions? We’re always happy to talk to you. 

Contact: Liz Finney, Fund Development Director      Phone: 902-275-5622 ext. 241  or  Email: efinney@bonnyleafarm.ca

Cheques should be made payable to: Bonny Lea Farm

Send to: Bonny Lea Farm, PO Box 560, 5 Collicutt Road, Chester, NS, B0J 1J0

A tax receipt will be sent to you as soon as we process your gift.

Attend & Sponsor Special Events

Special Events give us the opportunity to promote Bonny Lea Farm’s mission to the community, to engage with our families and friends, and to raise funds to support our highly specialized programs and services. For more information about our events click here.

Volunteer your time and skills

  • Work directly with participants in one to one activities, group reading, computer time, music, outings, and more.
  • Help out at fundraising events such as our Spring Plant Sale, Lobster Supper or Golf Tournament.
  • Offer educational/motivational experiences for employees.

 

Every gift helps.

“As a donor I know that I am able to make a difference in the lives of people who thrive on the many experiences that are offered at Bonny Lea Farm.”   – Margo Hemming, donor

We see the results of your gifts reflected in the faces of our participants every day. We want every day at Bonny Lea Farm to be the best day it can be. Join us!

Bonny Lea Farm (South Shore Community Service Association) is a registered charitable organization in both Canada (CRA#119158459RR0001) and the United States (IRS#23-728-3520).  

We adhere to the following policies:

Bonny Lea Farm is a member of Leave A Legacy, a public awareness campaign that encourages the public to make gifts through their will or another gift planning instrument to the charity or non-profit organization of their choice. Click on the Leave A Legacy logo below or call 1-888-430-9494 to learn more.
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