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Times Colonist Christmas Fund raises almost $1 million in 2021 campaign

Times Colonist Christmas Fund raises almost $1 million in 2021 campaign

With $958,000 raised in 2021, it’s our second-best total ever.
How to donate to the 2021 Times Colonist Christmas Fund

How to donate to the 2021 Times Colonist Christmas Fund

We have raised and distributed millions of dollars through our Christmas Fund over the years — including $1.24 million last year — and the success is a direct result of your generosity.
Dave Obee: Donating? Your timing is perfect

Dave Obee: Donating? Your timing is perfect

About 3,000 people have donated to the Christmas Fund so far this year
Dave Obee: The Christmas Carrolls and the spirit of giving

Dave Obee: The Christmas Carrolls and the spirit of giving

The Carrolls loved Christmas, loved spending time with family and friends, and loved giving back to their community.
Memorial donations honour loved ones — and help the community

Memorial donations honour loved ones — and help the community

Memorial donations can be an outlet for grief and part of the healing process — or a way to say thank you, says Raisa Frenette, philanthropy co-ordinator at Victoria Hospice.
Dave Obee: Christmas Fund brings warmth to those in need; donate by Friday to receive 2021 tax credit

Dave Obee: Christmas Fund brings warmth to those in need; donate by Friday to receive 2021 tax credit

Money goes to Island charities who help people in need, such as the Salvation Army and Mustard Seed Street Church
Dave Obee: Enjoy the holidays, a time for giving

Dave Obee: Enjoy the holidays, a time for giving

Andrew Sheret Ltd. donates $20,000 to the Times Colonist Christmas Fund

Andrew Sheret Ltd. donates $20,000 to the Times Colonist Christmas Fund

Jack Knox: On a dark day, Christmas Fund donors shine light

Jack Knox: On a dark day, Christmas Fund donors shine light

Last year, with all but a handful of British Columbians still to be vaccinated, there was more fear. This year, that has given way to weariness.
Christmas Fund passes $500,000, but we're not finished yet

Christmas Fund passes $500,000, but we're not finished yet