Donations to World Day of Prayer 2022

Donations are gratefully received as they are vital for maintaining World Day of Prayer and delivering the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada’s grant program. In 2020/2021, 23 grants helped restore social justice to the lives of 500,000 in Canada and internationally.

Anyone attending a World Day of Prayer service should have an opportunity to donate.

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ONLINE DONATIONS: We are encouraging online donations. This will help keep people safe during COVID-19 times and is easier for coordinators.

People can use the DONATE button on the WICC website (www.wicc.org/donate). Or they can 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 2021 service Coordinator:

 Please ensure there is a COVID-19 safe way to gather cash and cheques.

After the service:

  1. Fill in the Offering Remittance Form. 2022WDPRemittanceForm.pdf
  2. Fill out the TAX RECEIPT REQUEST form. 2022_Online-Tax-Receipt-Request-Form.xlsx If you like, you can fill this in online and email it to [email protected]
    • Make sure that your email address 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 Tax Receipt Request Form for your records.

C. Gather all items for the Remittance package/envelope. Include:

  • Copy of the completed Tax Receipt Request Form (mail or email to [email protected]).
  • A completed Offering Remittance Form. If you would like us to let you know that we received your offering, please check the box at the bottom of the form.
  • Cheques: Individual offering cheques, and a cheque or money order for the total cash offering.

D.  Send your Remittance package/envelope directly to WICC:

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 remittance envelope to WICCWithin 2 weeks 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, 2023.

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

Can my organizing committee deduct expenses from the offerings received?  No. By using the World Day of Prayer materials provided by WICC, you enter into an agreement to remit the offerings received at your World Day of Prayer service to WICC.

How will I know WICC has received my remittance?  WICC will confirm they have received your offering if you check that option off on the  Offering Remittance Form. You can choose to be notified by mail or e-mail.

 

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