Fundraising

To participate, each Stair Hero is required to pay a registration fee of $25. Registration includes: a participation medal, a swag bag, light refreshments, and family entertainment. All participants are encouraged to collect $125 (minimum) in pledges to help the 1 in 5 Nova Scotian's affected by lung disease. Below are instructions and useful tips to collect donations.

ONLINE DONATIONS:

  • Every registered Stair Hero and team gets a personalized fundraising web page.

  • Your unique web page can be personalized with photos and a special message from you.

  • You can forward your network the web address (URL) linking to your fundraising page, and promote on your social media.

  • Your contacts can easily search, find your web page and donate online.

  • Everyone who makes a donation will be sent an email thank-you and PDF tax receipt.


OFFLINE DONATIONS:

  • To make a credit card donation by phone call the Lung Association of Nova Scotia toll-free at 1.800.566.5864. Tax receipts are emailed to donors once credit card donations are processed.

  • Please mail all cheque donations together with a Donation Record Form (for tax receipting purposes) to:

           Attn: Stair Heroes
           Lung Association of NS
           200-6331 Lady Hammond Rd
           Halifax, NS
           B3K 2S2


*Alternatively, you may also turn in your cheques or cash in person at the office, or at the event registration table. 

  • Please submit cash donations in person at the office or by cheque (for total cash amount). DO NOT MAIL IN CASH. If a tax receipt is required, submit the donation with a Donation Record Form.

**Please NOTE: We can accept cash, credit or cheque donations the day-of the event, which can contribute to your fundraising total.


PERSONAL FUNDRAISING EVENTS OR INITIATIVES:

Consider the following if you intend to organize your own fundraiser:

  • We are happy to provide an official letter of endorsement to help you recruit local sponsors and support.

  • We cannot issue tax receipts for gifts in kind, tickets, raffles, draws or auction items etc.

  • Please ensure if want to organize a raffle or another gaming activity you apply for a license from NS Gaming and alcohol authority.
    Still unsure about online donations or fundraising? Call Tracy at (902)-443-8141 ext. 25 or send an email to stairheroes@ns.lung.ca

Our sponsors:

Contact Us:  (902)-443-8141 ext. 25 stairheroes@ns.lung.ca