A Second Chance - 2014

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A Second Chance - 2014

Jade C.

We can't take care of all of the problems in the world but we can help in little ways. Many animals in our province are in distress or suffering and sometimes that is caused by humans.

I am opening this campaign as a way to help some of those animals with a second chance.

All of my pets were rescue and I can imagine my life without them, so I want other animals to have the help they need to find wonderful homes as well.

Thank you for all of your support.
 

Double Your Donation - Save More Lives

Thanks to some amazing and generous animal lovers both matches have now been met!

Inspired by the remarkable generosity of animal lovers, the Eldon & Anne Foote Fund at the Edmonton Community Foundation matched up to $50,000 in donations to A Second Chance.

Longtime BC SPCA supporter Mrs. Gisela Waibel also loved the idea of being able to help more animals. She  pledged to match an additional $5,000 in donations.  

Thank you to the Eldon & Anne Foote Fund at the Edmonton Community Foundation, Gisela Waibel and the generous BC SPCA supporters whose gifts have been matched for helping twice as many animals get a second chance.

 

The Happy Ending...

Once Nelson was at the vet, he was rushed into surgery. The vet discovered that he had seven pellets from a pellet gun, embedded in his head, and determined that the deep wound across his neck was from a knife. Even though Nelson was frightened of another person hurting him, he came to understand that we were there to help...

 

 
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My goal: C$1,000

I already raised: C$0
 

Completed Successfully

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Thank you for your support!

Our 1,418 donors and supporters made this campaign a success in 44 days.

Raised C$189,382 out of C$189,000

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FAQ

Question:

Will I get a charitable tax receipt for this gift?

Answer:

Yes! You will get an official PDF tax receipt emailed to you for your records. Please check your “junk” folder if you don’t receive it within 24 hours. If you haven’t received it, or you have any questions about your receipt please contact us via email or contact Generosity Services at 604-681-7271 or toll-free 1-800-665-1868.

Question:

How does the BC SPCA compare to other charities in managing donors' contributions effectively?

Answer:

The BC SPCA is proud to be among the elite group of Canadian organizations to be accredited by Imagine Canada, the national umbrella for charities and nonprofits.

The BC SPCA has received accreditation status through the Imagine Canada Standards Program, a Canada-wide set of shared standards for charities and nonprofits designed to demonstrate excellence in five fundamental areas: financial accountability and transparency; board governance; fundraising; staff management and volunteer involvement.

Only 45 charitable organizations hold Imagine Canada accreditation status and the BC SPCA is the first Canadian humane society to become accredited.

You can be confident that your BC SPCA donation is being used efficiently and effectively. Read more about our governance and accountability here.

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Donors

Jana M.
Vancouver, BC, Canada
1354
visitors
C$1,295
impact
Catherine S.
Langley, BC, Canada
787
visitors
C$940
impact
Diane F.
Vancouver, BC, Canada
302
visitors
C$700
impact
Nicola B.
BC, Canada
365
visitors
C$450
impact
elsa G.
484
visitors
C$135
impact
Julianna Green
Canada
14
visitors
C$100
impact
Heather P.
Surrey, BC, Canada
9
visitors
C$30
impact
Jeremy P.
Smithers, British Columbia
2
visitors
C$10
impact
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