Philanthropy for physicians
DONOR ADVISED FUNDS
For more information, please contact your MD advisor
or the Canadian Medical Foundation’s director of charitable giving.
Tel. 613 520.7681 / 866 530.4979 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Canadian Medical Foundation gratefully acknowledges MD Financial and
the CMA’s ongoing generosity and support.
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“Achieving excellence in health care through
medical philanthropy” — this is the vision of the
Canadian Medical Foundation. Organized, guided and funded
by the physicians of Canada, the CMF raises, invests and distributes
funds through a range of programs and services designed to improve
health care in Canada and abroad.
Creating your legacy
1 Choose one or more registered Canadian charities that you want to support.
2 Establish your Fund with a gift of $50,000 or more and receive a charitable
tax receipt. Additional contributions of $5,000 may be made after the Fund
3 Name your Fund after yourself or in honour of a loved one.
Example: You and your family decide to establish a Donor Advised Fund
during your lifetime. You create the Fund with a gift of $100,000 of qualified
securities to benefit your three favourite charities: a religious group, a
health care organization and an educational institution.
A tax receipt is issued for your $100,000 donation and the capital
gains are deemed to be nil on your gift of qualified securities. The Fund
is established by the Canadian Medical Foundation according to your
wishes, and your generosity becomes a reality when a portion of the