By donating time, funds, or goods, you help empower people living in poverty to meet their own basic daily needs, participate in community, have sustainable livelihoods, feel hope for the future, and make plans for a prosperous life.
Volunteers play a vital role in helping us achieve our mission. Together, we can make a difference in our community!
There are many ways to be a Bissell Holiday Helper this season! Harness your inner elf and make a difference!
We accept donations of new or gently used clothing, accessories, and household goods at three locations.
Other ways to support Bissell’s programs and services Bissell include:
We value the relationships we have with our partners. Corporate gifts provide renewed hope and the chance for a new life for someone in need.
To make a Corporate Gift, please contact Kelly Sysak 780.423.2285 ext. 114
Monthly gifts are dependable funds that allow us to plan confidently for a successful future. More importantly the stability helps build long-term relationships with the people we’re helping, creating lasting change.
Bissell Centre partners with Donate-A-Car Canada to accept donations of vehicles. Contact Donate-A-Car Canada to arrange a free towing or drop off of your vehicle. Donors will receive a tax receipt issued by Bissell Centre.
Donations made to DONATE A RIDE, a City of Edmonton initiated charity, enables Bissell Centre to provide transit tickets to low-income Edmonton families who rely on bus transportation to get to Bissell Centre, their place of work, educational institution.
Air Miles may be given to Bissell Centre. Use our account number 80066847657 to pass on your Air Miles to us!
HBC Rewards may also be donated to Bissell Centre. Our account number is 7303054.
Gifts of Securities
A gift of securities is an excellent way to make an impact in our community while also providing you with significant tax savings. By donating publicly traded securities, you eliminate the capital gains tax you would otherwise have to pay. Your charitable tax receipt will reflect the value of the stock transferred as determined at the end of the trading day on the day the stock is received.
To transfer securities to Bissell Centre, please download and submit the Gifts of Securities Transfer Form
Still have questions?
Please contact Resource Development at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 780.423.2285 ext. 365.
Bissell Centre is accredited under Imagine Canada’s National Standards Program. The Standards Program is a Canada-wide set of shared standards for charities and nonprofits designed to strengthen practices in five fundamental areas: board governance; financial accountability and transparency; fundraising; staff management; and volunteer involvement.