Make a financial donation

Twice Upon a Time is a registered non-profit organization with charitable status from the Canada Revenue Agency. Our charitable tax number is 803095777RR0001. Twice Upon a Time is entirely run by volunteers. By making a financial donation to us, you can help put more books into the hands and homes of kids in Ottawa. We greatly appreciate funds donated to Twice Upon a Time, which are used to help us purchase books where there are gaps in the donations we receive and to cover program and operating costs.

How your donation makes a difference

$25 allows us to buy three brand new, un-chewed, board books for our very youngest readers
$50 allows us to buy four books for the Joie de livre! Project 
$100 helps us to produce professional promotional material for our outreach efforts
$175 pays our storage costs for one month

Our current major project

Joie de livre! French Books for Ottawa Kids: Our 2019 project to buy more highly in-demand French language books.

The Great Canadian Giving Challenge 2019!

The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is back this June! Once again, Canada Helps, a national registered charity and nonprofit social enterprise, is sponsoring a specific fundraising challenge for the month of June. Donate to any registered Canadian charity, like Twice Upon a Time, from June 1 to 30 and automatically enter us to win $10,000. The more you give, the more chances to win! We hope Twice Upon a Time will be your charity of choice for this exciting fundraising campaign. During the month of June 2019 please consider donating to Twice Upon a Time via CanadaHelps.org or below.

Ways to Give

Donate by mail:
Fill out the monetary donation form. Send a cheque or money order with the form. A charitable receipt is issued for donations of $15 or more. If making a donation on behalf of a group, the name, mailing address, and amount contributed (of $15 or more) of each contributor must be provided in order for a charitable receipt to be issued.

Donate by email money transfer:  
E-transfers should be sent to info@twiceuponatime.ca. Include name, address, instructions for any dedication of funds, plus any necessary transfer information. A charitable receipt is issued for donations of $15 or more. If making a donation on behalf of a group, the name, mailing address, email address, and amount contributed (of $15 or more) of each contributor must be provided in order for a charitable receipt to be issued.

Donate online:
An official charitable tax receipt will be issued immediately by email.

Our Supporters

We are tremendously thankful for the support we have received from our supporters. Learn more about the generous individuals and organizations who have helped us make free books available to children in Ottawa here.