Donate

Your generosity is the only source of funding available to support the meditation centre and its programs. Please help us continue these services to you, your children and the community. You may donate in any of the following ways. All donations and sponsorships are income tax deductible. Official tax receipts will be provided.

E-Transfer Donations

You may donate by sending e-transfers to treasurer@abva.org

Please provide your full name, email address and a specific expense you would like to sponsor (if any) in the description of the e-transfer so that we can account and utilize your donation accordingly.

If your donation should be utilized towards almsgiving (dana) on a specific date, please include "Dana - <date>" in addition to your name and email in the description of the e-transfer, where <date> stands for your dana date. Unless you are in the regular dana roster, this date should be pre-reserved by contacting the Dana Coordinator, Pushpa Liyanage (780-430-6302).

Monthly Pre-authorized Debit (PAD) Donation Plan

This is the most effective way to provide your support in any amount that would fit into your budget. To enroll, please complete the PAD SIGN-UP Form and attach a void cheque or a pre-authorized payment information page obtained from your bank. Please email the completed form to donations@abva.org.

PAD SIGN-UP Form

Update Your PAD Plan

If you are already making monthly pre-authorized donations and would like to update your monthly donation, please complete the PAD ADJUSTMENT Form and email it to donations@abva.org.

PAD ADJUSTMENT Form

Donate with PayPal

Become a Sponsor

You can sponsor special events. Your sponsorships will be carefully utilized to cover the costs of hall rentals, transportation of monks, honorariums, and other expenses of the event, as per your preference. Sponsorship opportunities are available for:

  • The Kathina ceremony
  • Vesak, Poson and/or New Year programs
  • Expenses related to needs and wellbeing of venerable monks
  • Monthly mortgage payment
  • Utility expenses
  • Meditation centre maintenance

To sponsor an event, please call us at 780-641-9795 or email us at president@abva.org.

Community Initiatives

Liberty Home Security Commission Program

Mr. Ranitha Rupasinghe, an authorized sales representative (ID 1436) of Liberty Smart Security has generously offered to donate all commission he would earn by installing home security systems for Sri Lankan expatriates to Alberta Buddhist Vihara Association. If you would like to obtain a security system through Ranitha, please contact him at (780) 224 0224.

Start Date: December 28, 2018.

End Date: No end date. When an end-date is determined, it will be posted here.

Details: Please click here.