Your support makes a difference.

Together, with your support, we will reduce the isolation and overwhelming challenges experienced by many family caregivers across Canada. Your donation is helping build the supports caregivers need so they can live healthy lives while giving care.

Donations.

Donate now to provide vital resources, supports and programs for thousands of family caregivers in Canada.

  • Give a one time gift
  • Give monthly
  • Donate in honour of a special event or in memory of a loved one
  • Make a donation of publicly traded securities or mutual funds through CanadaHelps

Events.

Our CareMakers events are listed below.
You can also follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on events and activities that you can be part of to support family caregivers in Canada.

The 19 Hour Care Commitment Logo

Join us October 19 - November 19, 2021

Each week, family caregivers in Canada spend an average of 19 unpaid hours caregiving – on top of their paid work and other family commitments. Help us raise funds and awareness for family caregivers by giving 19 hours of support this month to caregivers you know.

A logo of Coca Cola Canada

October 26, 2021 – January 3, 2022

We're delighted that Coca-Cola Canada has committed to support the Petro-Canada CareMakers Foundation and family caregivers! Coca-Cola Canada will donate $0.10 to the Petro Canada CareMakers Foundation with every purchase of a 500mL Coca-Cola beverage at a Petro Canada station.^

^Up to a maximum of $40,000
The trademarks that appear are the property of their respective trademark owners.

Host your own fundraiser.

Whether you’re an individual, business, community group, school or service club, organizing your own fundraiser is a great way to support caregivers while having fun!

When you host an event to raise funds for the Petro-Canada CareMakers Foundation, you are making it possible for us to support life-changing programs for caregivers and raising awareness of this vital issue.

The type of event you host is only limited by your imagination, but some ideas include*:

  • Car Wash
  • Bake Sale
  • Company or community BBQ
  • Garage Sale
  • Coin Drive
  • Pancake Breakfast
  • Donation in lieu of gifts
  • Auction
  • Car Show

Planning your own event? we would love to hear about your event! Please let us know your plans and how we can help by sending a note to us at info@caremakers.ca. Alternatively, if you’d like to setup your own event today, you can do so by creating an event on CanadaHelps website by clicking the button below.

* Please assess your risks prior to planning and attending an activity and adjust your plans to make it safer for all. We highly recommend consulting your local public health authority for information about local COVID-19 transmission and any restrictions that might be active in your area.

Corporate giving.

We have a variety of opportunities available for corporate partnerships that raise awareness and vital funding for caregivers across Canada.

These include:

  • Cause-related marketing
  • Event sponsorships
  • Philanthropic Giving
  • Employee Engagement Opportunities

Frequently asked questions.

Who do I contact to ask questions about donations?
Is the Petro-Canada CareMakers Foundation a registered charity?
Do you provide tax receipts?
Who do I contact to learn more about corporate giving and partnership opportunities?
How is the Petro-Canada CareMakers Foundation funded?
What are the benefits of donating stocks?