Make a difference by giving a charitable gift
Find a meaningful gift for everyone on your holiday list
This holiday season, give a gift that gives back.
Browse our gift guide below. Send a charitable gift with an eCard or make a donation in honour or memory of your loved one. From family and friends, to coworkers, and everyone in between, a charitable gift makes the perfect present.
Find Your Perfect Holiday Gift
Choose your gift
Support a charity close to their heart from sponsoring animals to providing books for children to planting trees and hundreds more.
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Write a personalized message and pick your favourite design or add your dedication in honour of a loved one.
Make a Difference
Send your eCard and make a tangible difference for the causes you care about. You’ll make the seasons brighter for the lives you touch.
Shop Charitable Gifts that
Make a Difference for Every Budget
The best holiday gifts can’t be found in-store. Instead, give a gift that represents tangible ways that charities are making a difference this holiday season. Find gifts that provide food to the hungry, provide education to those in need, protect and care for animals, and much more.
Give the Gift of Choice with a Charity Gift Card
You choose the design and gift card value, and your recipient can choose from one, or many, of Canada’s 86,000 charities to donate the funds to. Plus, they make great last-minute gifts!
Purchase a Gift Card
Shop Charitable Gifts for a Cause Close to Their Heart
Find 100+ gifts for dozens of causes that make the world a better place. Whether your loved one is passionate about social justice, the environment, or animal rights, you are sure to find the perfect present.
Gifts that rescue, rehome, and rehabilitate injured and abandoned animals.
For the Children’s Rights Advocate
Gifts that uplift vulnerable children through education, music, clothing & more.
For the Activist Ending World Hunger
Gifts that fight food insecurity through advocacy, meal programs & more.
Gifts that fight climate change by planting trees, conservation & more.
For the Public Health Champion
Gifts that provide medical care to those in need, offer mental health supports & more.
For the Global Humanitarian
Gifts that feed, educate, and provide shelter to people in countries impacted by poverty.
Shop Charitable Gifts for All Your Winter Holidays
Support your Loved One’s Favourite Charity and Send an eCard
Forgot someone on your list? It happens to the best of us! We believe that last-minute gifts can still be meaningful. Our eCards let you send your gift instantly, to anyone in the world, without having to worry about Canada Post delivering on time. Select the charity to support, enter your donation value and gift it to your recipient. Choose from several holiday designs that spread joy!
Send an eCard
Frequently Asked Questions
Are Charitable Gifts available year-round?
Yes they are! Charitable gifts are available for any occasion. Be it graduations, birthdays, retirements, weddings, back-to-school, or just because you can.
Will I receive a tax receipt for my Charitable Gift?
As with every donation on CanadaHelps, you will receive an instant tax receipt upon donation of the charitable gift, eCards, and gift cards. Learn about charitable tax credits.