IWK Care Catalogue

Symbolic Giving Catalogue

Frequently Asked Questions

A. Purchasing a gift from the IWK Care Catalogue is simple!

  • Browse the catalogue for the items you feel will honour your recipients.
  • Complete your order online and select an eCard to send with each of your gifts.
  • Your gift recipient will receive your eCard and learn how they have helped to support Maritime patients and families at the IWK!

Once you have completed your online order, we will send you an order confirmation email that includes your tax receipt.

A. Gifts made through the IWK Care Catalogue are donations that support of the IWK Health Centre. The values, services, equipment and programs described in this catalogue are representations of the Health Centre’s programs and of items supported by funding to the Area of Greatest Need.

A. All online transactions to the IWK Care Catalogue are done through a secure server. This means that information entered on the transaction page is encrypted using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) before transmission. On secure pages, a "closed" lock symbol is displayed at the bottom part of your browser screen and the website address in the bar at the top of the browser screen starts with an "https" instead of an "http". Donation pages are verified by GeoTrust and transactions are processed using a Blackbaud Merchant Services (BBMS) account.

A. Before you proceed to the checkout, you will be asked whether you would like to add a donation during the checkout stage. You have a choice to input any amount.

A. No. Your purchase is a donation to the IWK Foundation and therefore no tax is charged.

A. When you make a purchase through the IWK Care Catalogue, you are making a donation to the IWK Foundation. Once you have completed your online order, we will send you an order confirmation email that includes your tax receipt. The tax receipt is issued to the individual that purchases the gift, not the gift recipient.

A. If you misplace your email, please call us at 1-800-595-2266 or contact us at foundation@iwk.nshealth.ca and we will issue you a new tax receipt.