Important Tax Year-End Procedures

We would like to thank you for considering a gift to The 519. In order to ensure you receive a tax receipt for 2018, please be advised of the following:

By Mail
Gifts must be postmarked no later than December 31, 2018. Cheques should be made payable to The 519 (see mailing address below). You tax receipt will be issued before the end of February 2019.

Gifts must be received no later than December 31, 2018. You can make your gift online up until midnight on December 31. Your tax receipt will be issued immediately.

Gifts of Securities
Gifts must be received in our account no later than December 31, 2018. For information on making gifts of securities please contact Gillian James at 416-355-6776 or You tax receipt will be issued before the end of February 2019.

For gifts made in person/delivered by courier
The 519 will be closed on December 25 & 26. We are open during the Holidays as follows:

      Monday, December 24, 8:30a.m. – 5:00 p.m
      Thursday, December 27, 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Friday, December 28, 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Saturday, December 29. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
      Sunday, December 30, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
      Monday, December 31, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

   You can make a gift directly to The 519 in several ways:

  • Online, through our secure donation form
  • By phone, by contacting Lili Rathgeb, Coordinator, Philanthropy & Donor Relations at 416.392.6874 x 4047
  • In person, at our Front Desk (cheque, cash, credit card)
  • By cheque, made payable to “The 519”
    •   If you would like to make your gift by cheque, please address to:
        Coordinator, Philanthropy & Donor Relations
        The 519
        519 Church St. Toronto, ON M4Y 2C9

You can also direct your gift to The 519 through external organizations.