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Gifts of Securities

Your donation of securities – shares, bonds or mutual funds – can be an effective and affordable way to protect Ontario’s natural heritage.

Muskoka © Benedek, instock


Donations of publicly traded securities to a registered charity are exempt from capital gains tax. With your gift, you will receive a charitable tax receipt from Ontario Nature for the full market value of your donated securities at the date of the transfer.

Download the securities transfer form.

Common loon © Peter Ferguson

Learn More

Kirsten DahlFor more information on how to make a gift of securities and the tax benefits, please contact Ontario Nature’s director of development, Kirsten Dahl.

Contact Kirsten directly at 1-800-440-2366 ext. 235.

Great spangled fritillary © Jenna Siu