Giving or receiving meaningful gifts can make a milestone that much more special and momentous.
See below for some creative ways to celebrate a special event while benefiting Ve’ahavta’s transformational programs. Make tikun olam a part of your next celebration!
EchoAge – “a better way to celebrate” – is a wonderful way to engage your child in tikun olam as part of their birthday celebration. EchoAge makes it easy to invite guests and manage RSVPs. Simply indicate Ve’ahavta as your chosen recipient charity! Options for adult parties are available too. For more details, please visit echoage.com
Special Birthdays and Events
When hosting a party of any kind, ask your guests to kindly donate to Ve’ahavta in lieu of gifts. Ve’ahavta will thank your guests on your behalf and send out tax receipts. In lieu of party favours at events or weddings, consider making a gift in honour of your guests.
A lovely card on their tables can inform them of your meaningful contribution. In lieu of gifts, you may request that your guests bring an item for those in need, such as warm clothing for people who experiencing homelessness.
Crowdchange is dedicated to increasing charitable giving across Canada. They serve both donors and charities. Crowdchange provides access to a secure online fundraising platform so you can better connect with supporters. Ve’ahavta Crowdchange collects all of the Ve’ahavta-related fundraisers in one dynamic space.
Select “Start a Fundraiser” and complete the sign-up page with all your details. We encourage you to personalize your page – explain your campaign, add photos and videos and talk about why you are supporting Ve’ahavta. Share your page widely on social media, via e-mail, in person or on invitations!
Make your event beautiful for a small fee (much less than buying flowers), Ve’ahavta will provide beautiful centrepieces for your next event. We have two options for centrepieces and offer flexible drop-off/pick-up arrangements according to your event timeline. To receive a copy of the rental agreement, please email Jennifer Morawetz, Jennifer.Morawetz@veahavta.org or call 416.964.7698 x 224
If you are planning an event that is raising funds for a charity, please consider giving to Ve’ahavta.
Facebook allows users to create their own fundraisers on Facebook to help their causes reach wider audiences. For more information check out Facebook’s guide.
Sponsor a Ve’ahavta Program
Sponsor a portion of one of our programs and Ve’ahavta will prepare a beautiful customized certificate that can be sent to an individual or presented at an event.
For more information, please email Jennifer.Turack@veahavta.org or call 416.964.7698 Ext. 221