There are many ways that you can help Maimonides go
further in geriatric care. For your very important help, our residents
thank you from the bottom of their hearts. Donations are to be made in
As a Maimonides Governor,
you will join the family of Governors who support our frail residents.
Governor donations are invested in perpetuity, guaranteeing income
each year to support all of our innovative programs and projects.A
plaque with your name will
appear on the Governors board in the main lobby. For your very important
help, our residents thank you from the bottom of their hearts. Thank
- Life Governor (couple): $2,500
- Life Governor (individual): $1,800
- Platinum Governor: $1,000
- Gold Governor: $500
- Silver Governor: $360
- Bronze Governor: $250
here to become a Governor
or to renew your support.
Endowment Funds are
usually selected by families or individuals who wish to support Maimonides
while maintaining a philanthropic vehicle for honouring friends and
family on special occasions, or for remembering the dearly departed.
Instead of receiving gifts on birthdays, anniversaries and other
occasions, many kind-hearted donors ask their friends to make donations
to their endowment funds at Maimonides.
The conditions for establishing an Endowment Fund are
- The capital sum should be deposited
in an "Endowment
Fund" for a ten (10) year period from this date.
- The annual interest from the "Trust Fund" may
be used by the Donald Berman Maimonides Geriatric Centre Foundation for its philanthropic
- On the termination of the ten
(10) year perid, the capital sum of the "Endowment Fund" will be
given to the Donald Berman Maimonides Geriatric Centre Foundation for its discretionary
A Maimonides Endowment Fund may be established with an
initial donation of $1,200.
A plaque with the name of the endowment fund will
appear on a special donor board on the main floor of Maimonides.
Click here to establish an
endowment fund or to make a contribution to an existing endowment
Many individuals and corporations wish to
direct their gifts towards a specific piece of equipment, service
or project -- a favoured research activity, a special purchase or
a much-needed renovation. We can assist you in directing your donation
towards a use which would be of most benefit to our residents, and
your name with the improvement.
Please call Karen Flam to discuss Special Gift opportunities, (514) 483-2121 x 2307.
Click here to make a Special Gift.
YARZHEIT CANDLE FUND
Donations to the Yarzheit Candle Fund supports Jewish
programming at Maimonides.If you wish to purchase a Yarzheit plaque to be hung
in the synagogue, please contact the Foundation using the information
Click here to
make a donation to the Yarzheit Candle Fund.
BEQUESTS AND PLANNED GIVING
Bequests have traditionally
been one of the most important sources of revenue for the Foundation.
In addition to cash bequests, other forms of gifts include life insurance,
annuities, trusts, marketable securities, art and other forms of
tangible property.Your bequest may provide substantial tax benefits for
Please remember the Donald Berman Maimonides Geriatric Centre
Foundation when drafting or revising your will.
Planned Giving may take
the form of insurance programs, charitable trusts or annual endowments.
And the giving can begin now! There are many ways of supporting Maimonides
and deriving significant -- and current -- tax advantages.
Click here to make a Bequest or Planned
Maimonides Tribute Cards are
an attractive and efficient way to send caring messages to family
and friends, and at the same time supporting Maimonides. A lovely,
personalized message printed on a special card is sent to the recipient,
and a tax receipt is issued for your kind donation.
Tribute cards are most often used for messages of condolence,
and for best wishes on special occasions -- birthdays, anniversaries,
graduations to name a few.
Click here to send a Tribute Card.