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The Hotel Dieu Shaver Foundation

Who We Are How You Can Help


How You Can Help


With a little planning, you can donate & contribute to the growth of the Hotel Dieu Shaver Health & Rehabilitation Centre through the Foundation.


Tax Receipts

Donations of $25 and up are eligible for a tax receipt. *Effective June 15, 2014.

*To donate directly to the Steve Ludzik Foundation and the Steve Ludzik Centre for Parkinson's Rehab and receive an official tax receipt, please make cheques payable to the Hotel Dieu Shaver Foundation with a memo citing Parkinson's Program.*

Call the Foundation directly to make a donation via Visa or MasterCard: 905-685-1381 ext. 84214


Healing Garden StonesHealing Garden Brick

Recognize your family, friends, and loved ones by buying a brick to be placed in our Healing Garden.

Healing Garden Brick Order Form | Click Here


Celebrate Special Life Events or Donate In Memory

Make your gift grow by encouraging family and friends to make a donation to honour birthdays or anniversaries, or to donate in memory of someone special. Gifts can be made by mail, in person, over the phone, or online.

Honour With a Donation Today | Click Here


Make a Pledge to Contribute Regularly

Make a pledge to contribute regularly (i.e. monthly or annually). The team at the Hotel Dieu Shaver Foundation can help you get started.

Make a Pledge Today | Contact Foundation

Learn More About Making a Bequest or Estate Gift** | Click Here


Gifts-In-Kind

Transfer ownership of securities, stocks, bonds, publicly-traded company shares, and/or property (all known as gifts-in-kind). This could eliminate capital gains taxes and provide you with a tax credit that you can use up to six years in the future.**

Make an In-Kind Gift | Download Direct Transfer Form Here


Third Party Events

Organize an event to benefit the Hotel Dieu Shaver Health & Rehabilitation Centre through a BBQ, golf tournament, bake sale. We can help!

Third Party Events Application and Guidelines | ThirdPartyApplicationandGuidelines-1.pdf


Recycle Old Batteries – Drop Off Bins


Don't know what do to with your old batteries? Recycle them at one of the following drop-off locations. All proceeds go towards patient care equipment and Community Care of St. Catharines & Thorold. Special thanks to Jack Sinke for your vision and Rick Mawhood !

  • Most Avondale Stores
  • Early Bird Restaurant | Thorold
  • Home Depot | St. Catharines
  • Home Hardware | Grantham Plaza or Hartzel Road
  • Hotel Dieu Shaver Health & Rehabilitation Centre
  • Metro | Lakeshore Road
  • No Frills | Lake and Lakeshore Road
  • Pendale Plaza
  • Port Weller Lions Club | Niagara Street
  • Shoppers Drug Mart | Lakeshore Road, Lake St. or Linwell Road
  • Thorold Lumber
  • Welland Avenue Car Wash | Welland Avenue

This year, we are raising money towards priority equipment on our Wish List: