A gift to Strong Start® is a gift in support of quality, early literacy programming that truly makes a difference. Strong Start is a registered charity with Canada Customs and Revenue Agency (#825948060RR0001) and issues official receipts for income tax purposes.

Help us help more young children learn to read.

Donate Online: Once or Monthly

Our online gifts are managed by CanadaHelps, a registered charitable organization that provides secure e-giving for Canadian donors. Payments accepted include credit card, PayPal and Interac. Tax receipts are e-mailed immediately by CanadaHelps.

Make a Donation

Donate by Mail

Waterloo Region and Wellington County

Mail your gift to:

Strong Start Charitable Organization
20 Crestview Place
Kitchener, ON N2B 0A2

Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk

Mail your gift to:

Strong Start Charitable Organization
P.O. Box 26004, 260 St. Paul Ave
Brantford, ON N3R 7X4

Donate in person

Gifts in Waterloo Region and Wellington County can be dropped off at our office located at 20 Crestview Place, Kitchener, ON N2B 0A2. Our office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Gifts in Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk can be made in person upon request. Please contact the Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk Program Co-ordinator by phone or e-mail to arrange this.

If you would like to discuss a donation opportunity, or arrange a cheque presentation, please contact the Development and Communications Officer by phone or e-mail.

We invite you to visit our “Stories” page to learn more about the difference your gift will make.