Ways to Donate:

The Fort McMurray Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is a non-profit organization that relies on the generosity of the public to help cover the costs of all our expenses. FInancial support is essential to cultivate and maintain not only the basic costs, but to further develop our programs and initiatives.

*Donations of $20.00 or more are eligible for a tax receipt.

Are you a local construction company
or tradesperson and want to help us help animals?

We are always looking for skilled trades to help us improve our shelter for animals. Email us to learn more about getting involved in our capital projects!


Employee Matching and Volunteer Programs

Many local companies such as Devon, Suncor, Encana, BMP Bank of Montreal, BP Canada, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Husky Energy, Nexen, Intact Insurance, ATB FInancial, Shell Canada, Telus and TransCanada have employee-matching programs.

Some organization also provide volunteer grants, whereby after a certain number of volunteer hours the company will provide the FMSPCA with a donation to reward you for your contribution to the volunteer sector.

Click HERE to find out if your company
will match your donation!

Consider the FMSPCA in your Estate Planning & Life Insurance Policies

Create a legacy by giving a donation to the Fort McMurray SPCA upon your passing. There are benefits that can be had now and later when setting up planned giving gifts. Talk to your financial advisor today on how you can leave a legacy.

Have questions? Contact Us

Donate Your Appreciated Securities / Stocks

There are many great benefits to donating your appreciated securities. Giving publicly traded securities (stocks, bonds, or mutual fund shares) is a tax-smart way to support AARCS. You will receive a tax receipt for the full appreciated value of the donation and you are not subject to any capital gains tax.

Fair Market VAlue
Costs Basis
Capital Gain
Taxable Gain
Tax Credit (at 50%)
Tax on Gain (at 50%)
Tax Savings

IF YOU SELL SHARES AND DONATE CASH

$ 100,000
$ 20,000
$ 80,000
$ 40,000
$ 50,000
$ 20,000
$ 30,000

IF YOU DONATE SHARES DIRECTLY TO FMSPCA

$ 100,000
$ 20,000
$ 80,000
$ 0
$ 50,000
$ 0
$ 50,000

For more information on how you can donate your appreciated securities to the FMSPCA, talk to your financial advisor or click the link to the right to donate.