We are committed to ethical fundraising practices that respect donors' rights to privacy and truthful information. We responsibly manage the funds that our donors entrust to us in support of kids and families affected by cancer, and report financial affairs accurately and completely. Our fundraising leaders are all certified with the Certified Fundraiser Executive (CFRE) designation, and are members of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.

Telemarketing Blues

Kids Cancer Care NEVER employs telemarketing companies to raise money. We are fortunate to have a generous community of supporters that give in person, through the mail, and online.

Resources for Donors

The following links provide additional information about some of your rights and benefits as a donor to charitable organizations. We hope you find them helpful.

  • The Association of Fundraising Professionals Donor Bill of Rights.

  • The Charities Directorate on the website of Canada Revenue Agency provides information to donors on tax savings, donation receipts, the regulation of charities and how to be better informed as a donor. The website includes an online, searchable list of Canadian charities, granting access to donors to research them.

  • Service Alberta provides information to Alberta donors, charitable organizations and fundraising businesses. The site provides information on the laws protecting donors, donation receipts and on tips for donating in Alberta. Albertans may also search the site to learn if a charitable organization is registered and authorized to fundraise in Alberta.

  • The Certified Fundraising Professional (CFRE) designation is the first globally recognized credential for fundraising professionals.CFRE International is dedicated to setting standards in philanthropy through a valid and reliable certification process with high standards for knowledge, experience, and ethics.For more information on the CFRE, please visit the CFRE website.