How You Can Help

Donation Options

We love it when people stop by.  Donate in person today by visiting us at 89 Queen Street Truro.

You can also make a donation online HERE.

It takes many helping hands and significant community support to ensure that Hospice programs and services are available free of charge when they are needed in our community.

 

A One Time Gift

 

Any donation, big or small, helps Local residents dealing with
grief, children and youth no receive specialized support.

 

 

Monthly gift

 

An ongoing monthly donation ensures that the IWK
is in a position to respond quickly to the most urgent
care priorities.

 

Memorial Gift

 

Donations in memory are a thoughtful way to honour the life of a loved one.

 

 

Tribute Gift

 

Birthdays, weddings, or anniversaries – tribute donations are a meaningful way to celebrate a special occasion.

 

 

 

ChequeDonating by cheque

Please make cheques payable to the Colchester East Hants Hospice Society and send to the address below. Be sure to include a note with your name, email address, mailing address and phone number if you require a receipt.

Credit CardDonating by credit card

The Colchester East Hants Hospice Society accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express for online donations.

 

CashDonating cash

For security purposes, please do not send cash in the mail. Instead, visit the Colchester East Hants Hospice Society office in person and we will issue you a receipt directly.

Colchester East Hants Hospice Society
89 Queen Street
Truro, NS, B2N 2B2

Estate

Estate gifts

Leaving a gift in your will to the Colchester East Hants Hospice Society not only provides tremendous personal satisfaction, but helps to provide care for generations to come.

SecuritiesDonating securities

Donating securities is a straightforward process and our Foundation team will work with you to complete the transfer. Please read instructions carefully.

 

  1. Contact your investment advisor who will have you sign a letter of direction outlining the shares that you wish to donate.
  2. The transfer will be processed by your investment advisor’s head office.
  3. The Foundation will send you an acknowledgement of your donation with a tax receipt to follow.

Information for your investment advisor:

Institution: CIBC Wood Gundy
Account Name: Colchester East Hants Hospice Society
CUID: COMO
CMS A/C #IWEF5001002
CUSIP # Of security being donated

To ensure a precise and timely transfer, please have your advisor email a copy of your signed instructions to:

Mutual Funds

If you wish to donate Mutual Funds, please contact Stacey Harrison, Executive Director, Colchester East Hants Hospice Society, to request the new direction of transfer letter. This letter will need to be completed with your broker or investment representative.

QuestionsQuestions?

We are happy to answer any questions you might have. Please call us at (902) 893-3265 or email us at info (at) cehhospice.org

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Please meet Laurie Gunn! "I have been a volunteer with hospice for the past thirteen (13) years and have been baking ginger cookies on the palliative care unit at the hospital since 2012. There is something about being able to make a patient and their family feel like "our" kitchen is their kitchen. It makes me happy to be a part of the Hospice volunteer team!"Laurie wants to know, "What's on your bucket List?"Each ticket is $50, gives you 26 chances to win $1,000 and helps support our grief programs and services!Get yours today at info@cehhospice.org or calling our office at (902) 893-3265“What’s on your bucket List?” ... See MoreSee Less
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We were excited to participate in the Millbrook Community Health & Info Fair today AND hand deliver a $1,000 cheque to our latest Bucket List Lotto winner, Marlene Dowell 🌻Also is the photo are members of the Survivors On Shortts Lake Dragon Boat Team (L to R) Pam Tonary, Jane Rogers, Marlene Dowell and Jeannie Daley.Congratulations and thank you so much for your support!Each ticket is $50, gives you 26 chances to win $1,000 and helps support our grief programs and services!Get yours today at info@cehhospice.org or calling our office at (902) 893-3265“What’s on your bucket List?” ... See MoreSee Less
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We would like to introduce you to one of our newest Board of Directors, Don McMillan!Don has been a supporter of our organization for years before joining our Board in 2020. His fundraising experience has helped guide our team to its most successful chocolate HUG campaign and is the organizer of this year's golf tournament on July 29th.Each ticket is $50, gives you 26 chances to win $1,000 and helps support our grief programs and services!Get yours today at info@cehhospice.org or calling our office at (902) 893-3265“What’s on your bucket List?” ... See MoreSee Less
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ONLY THREE (3) SPOTS REMAINING 🌻Come join us!• July 29th, 2022• Truro Golf Club• Format is a 4-person scramble• Cost is $600 for a team ($150 per person)• INCLUDES: 9 holes of golf, supper at the clubhouse, prizes and 50/50! Prizes are random and all proceeds will support Colchester East Hants Hospice’s grief programs and services!Can’t join us? You can still support by sponsoring a hole or donating a prize!Contact Don McMillan at (902) 899-0099 or email fuzzy@eastlink.ca to reserve your spot! ... See MoreSee Less
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CONGRATULATIONS to this week’s winner of our 2021/22 Bucket List Lotto $1000 draw: Marlene Dowell!Our next draw will be on Wednesday May 25th, 2022 Only 3 draws left on the 2021/2022 tickets. Call (902) 893-3265 to get your 2022/2023 ticket now!What's on your Bucket List? ... See MoreSee Less
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Presale of our bucket list lotto tickets for 2021-2022 has started! 💛

Just $50 each for a chance to win $1,000 every two weeks for a whole year (starting in July)!

Only 1,000 tickets available, so get in while you can: info@cehhospice.org (902) 893-3265.

#bucketlist

Today is @GivingTuesdayCa and we ask that you consider #Hospice and our “In Memory” and “In Honour” cards. Phone us at 902-893-3265 to make a donation in memory or in honour of one of your loved ones. All in support of our grief programs and services.

#hospice #givingtuesdayca

Join us as we chat with #TruroFamous Stacey Harrison, Executive Director of the Colchester East Hants Hospice Society.

Thursday, August 20
3:00 pm ADT
Facebook LIVE
@cehhospice

Get your reminder here: https://www.facebook.com/LocalLoveTruro/videos/615368549401725/

"With no government funding, the hospice society relies heavily on fundraisers and donations... Harrison says this change has already allowed the team to put their focus back on developing programs and services."

https://hubnow.ca/colchester-east-hants-hospice-society-changes-bucket-list-fundraiser-due-to-pandemic-need-for-support-services/?fbclid=IwAR0fWiMoWyHDVdSoCiEipre27fv2s89GAa5l_dKvs35Z0IzzqfQ1HyG1zzg

As we head into the weekend, don’t forget to visit our website for access to our grief and bereavement resources.

Included, you'll find information on:

• Coping with Grief for Adults
• Coping with Grief for Kids
• Rituals from Home
• And more...

https://cehhospice.org/grief-bereavement/

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