Fundraising Priorities

The Canadian Society for Yad Vashem’s (CSYV) mission is to educate Canadians about the Holocaust. Through commemoration and educational programs, CSYV perpetuates the memory of the Holocaust and disseminates its universal lessons.

To accomplish its goals, CSYV counts on the support of organizations and individuals who share its commitment. As a non-for-profit organization, CSYV’s annual budget is funded by donations from friends and supporters, and CSYV is deeply indebted to its donors for their support. With an impressive 30-year history, the Canadian Society for Yad Vashem has ambitious expansion plans and seeks to attract funding for its major programs. CSYV top fundraising priorities are:

Reasons to support us

Make an impact in Canadian Society

by Educating Future Generations of Canadians About the Holocaust and its Universal Lessons.

Take Part in Building the Only Holocaust Memorial Site in Ontario

to Preserve the History of the Holocaust, Commemorate Victims and Honor Survivors.

Join an Exclusive Circle of Like-Minded Donors

who Share Our Mission and 30 Years of Activity in Promoting Holocaust Education and Commemoration.

Remembering the Past & Shaping the Future!

Donor Recognition

The CSYV offers various recognition options to its major supporters. Some of these recognition include:

  • Naming opportunities
  • A VIP invitation to attend the annual National and Provincial Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremonies featuring Prime Minister of Canada, Members of the Cabinet, Heads of Diplomatic Missions, and other distinguished guests.
  • Recognition in Annual Reports, National and Provincial Ceremonies, as well as, on the CSYV website and publications.

For Major Gifts and Projects, please contact:

Ester Driham

To learn more about ways you can give,
please contact:

Debbie Estrin  
Josh Hacker     

Please note: Canadian Society for Yad Vashem also offers giving opportunities such as Planned Gifts, Bequests, Life Insurance and Securities. Please contact us for more information.