Donations for World Day of Prayer 2024

Donations are gratefully received as they are vital for maintaining World Day of Prayer and funding the grant program. In 2022/2023, 14 grants helped restore social justice to the lives of over 1000 women and children in Canada and internationally.

Anyone attending a World Day of Prayer service should have an opportunity to donate as part of informed prayer AND prayerful action.

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ONLINE DONATIONS: We are encouraging online donations to minimize WICC operational costs. Tax receipts for these donations will be emailed to you by Canada Helps.

CLICK the DONATE button on the WICC website (www.wicc.org/donate).

Or DONATE BY TEXT using (647) 953-5557 from a smartphone.

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Individual CHEQUES

Cheques should be made out to the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada or WICC and mailed to:

WICC (Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada)
47 Queen’s Park Crescent East
Toronto, ON  M5S 2C3

Please make sure that any cheques include a mailing address so tax receipts can be provided for donations of $20 or more.

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CASH and CHEQUES collected by a WDP 2024 Service Coordinator:

After the service:

  1. Complete the Offering Form

If you like, you can fill it in on your computer and email it to wicc@wicc.org.

  • Make sure that your email address or phone number is at the top.
  • For all donations of $20 or more by cheque or cash, include the person’s name, mailing address and offering amount. Do not record any donations that are given online.
  • Make a photocopy of your completed Offering Form for your records.

 

2. Gather all the items to be sent.

Include the Offering Form (see above) and the cheques: individuals’ offering cheques, and a cheque, bank draft or money order for the cash offerings.

 

3. Send everything directly to:

WICC (Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada)

47 Queen’s Park Crescent East, Toronto, ON  M5S 2C3

 

Frequently Asked Questions

When should I send my Offering Form to WICCWithin a month of your service or event.

Should I include the service offering envelopes (yellow?) with my remittance?  No. Save the service envelopes with your photocopy of the completed Tax Receipt Request Form until April 30, 2025.

Should I send cash to WICC?  NO.  Please write out one cheque for all the cash donations.

How will I know WICC has received my offering?  WICC will confirm they have received your offering if you check that option on the Offering Form.


2 comments on “Donations for World Day of Prayer 2024

  1. Melanie Kauppila on

    Hi,
    How do you know to tax reciept the cash offerings if I send 1 cheque for the cash?
    Do we need to do this through a charitable group, like a church or can an individual send the one cheque?
    thanks,
    Rev Mel

    Reply

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