Give the Gift of Independence

As a non-profit organization, Independent Living Waterloo Region (ILWR) depends on the generosity of sponsors and individual donors to help fund our programs. 

Your donations create opportunities for independence and remove barriers to accessibility for people with disabilities in Waterloo Region. Funds we receive through giving provide direct support for community programs and services for people with disabilities.

How to donate


We accept online donations by credit card, PayPal, or Interac Online through Canada Helps.

By Mail

We accept cheques by mail made out to “Independent Living Waterloo Region”. They can be sent to:

Independent Living Waterloo Region
201-127 Victoria St. S.
Kitchener, ON
N2G 2B4

By Phone

We accept donations by Visa or MasterCard over the phone at (519) 571-6788.

Tax receipts will be provided by email for online donations and by mail for phone or mail-in donations.

Planned Giving

Legacy gifts last beyond a lifetime. With your help we can invest funds into our community support programs and services to make Waterloo Region a place that is accessible and welcoming to all! You can take pride in knowing that your gift will improve the lives of people with disabilities now and into the future.

To make a planned gift, talk to your financial or legal advisor or contact us by phone.