Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any
charitable contributions their employees make. Your gift may double
or possibly triple. Some companies also match gifts made by
retirees and spouses.
Companies use various methods by which you can submit your
matching gift request including, online forms, automated phone
systems or paper forms. If your company uses a paper form, complete
and sign it, and send a copy to the Lifesaving Society. We'll do
To find out if your company has a matching gift program, check
our list of companies with a matching gifts program on this page.
If your company is on the list, contact your human resources
department to learn more about the options.
Until 2004 when 433 drowning deaths were recorded, there was a
long-term trend to fewer drownings in Canada. But drowning shows a
resurgence. There were 483 water-related fatalities in 2010 (the
most recent year for which we have complete national data).
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