Among the most influential people to affect change in Leeds & Grenville are the generous donors who contribute at the Leadership level, giving $1,200 or more annually. When you give a Leadership gift you are leaving your mark on Leeds & Grenville by creating lasting change. You are also setting an example to motivate others to give a similar levels. You join a select group of donors who are committed to building strong, healthy communities.
Leadership Giving and the Tax Benefits
Tax benefits make it easier to be generous to your community. Many people are surprised to learn Leadership Giving is more attainable than they had thought. In fact, federal and provincial tax credits cut the cost of your donation nearly in half. When a gift is divided over a number of pay periods, many find Leadership Giving is not out of reach. Gift of securities are even more tax beneficial.
Canada Revenue Agency has developed a charitable donation tax credit calculator. Use this tool to estimate how much the tax credit will reduce the cost of your donation to United Way.