Through Better Together, your donation of $10 or more is eligible for a tax receipt.

As a non-profit, volunteer-run organization, 100% of your money goes directly to supporting the families, when you donate through one of our partnering churches.


How To Donate



CLICK HERE to donate online through Northumberland United Way

  1. Scroll down to the bottom of the page or click “Donate Now”
  2. Enter your donation amount
  3. Use the drop down menu to select Better Together Refugee Sponsorship

In partnership with Better Together, Northumberland United Way is graciously waiving their usual processing fee. However, Canada Helps charges a 3.5% fee on any donation for the use of their online fundraising platform. You will receive a tax receipt for 100% of your donation. 

Cash or Cheque
  1. Make your cheque payable to ONE of our partnering churches (choose ONE listed below)
  2. You must indicate “Better Together Refugee Sponsorship” in the memo line
  3. Cheques may be mailed or delivered in person to the receiving church you choose:

Tax receipts will be issued directly from the receiving church

Raised $220,000 towards the $250,000 target.


Anonymous donors have generously offered to match donations from our community, dollar for dollar, up to $30,000!


For more information on the costs of hosting a refugee family, click here.


We encourage our generous community to sustain their current support for local needs, while challenging ourselves to give sacrificially over and above to this global crisis.