List of foreign charities that have received a gift from Her Majesty in right of Canada
A foreign charity that has received a gift from Her Majesty in right of Canada (the Government of Canada) and is registered by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is a qualified donee for a specific period. As a qualified donee, it can issue donation receipts and registered charities can make gifts to it.
As a result of changes to the Income Tax Act that came into effect between January 1, 2012, and June 23, 2015, the eligibility criteria and qualified donee period of these foreign charities changed. For information, go to the Summary of recent legislative changes.
Use the lists below to find out if a foreign charity that received a gift from Her Majesty in right of Canada is currently registered or was previously registered as a qualified donee, or whether it was a recipient of a gift from Her Majesty in right of Canada before January 1, 2013.
To find out about the obligations of foreign charities as qualified donees, go to Advantages and obligations of applying for qualified donee status.
|Switzerland||Aga Khan Foundation||2016-10-21 to 2018-10-21|
|United States||Council for Canadian American Relations||2017-04-25 to 2019-04-25|
|Poland||Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation||2014-04-22 to 2016-04-22|
|United Kingdom||The Rhodes Trust - Public Purposes Fund||2014-08-01 to 2016-08-01|
|United Kingdom||Westminster Abbey Trust||2016-03-24 to 2018-03-24|
|United States||Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation||2013-11-07 to 2015-11-07|
|United States||Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars||
2016-02-12 to 2018-02-12
|Country||Name||Date of previous gifts|
|Aga Khan Foundation||2003-07-09
|Switzerland||Aga Khan University Foundation||2003-07-09
|United States||The American Assembly||2004-07-22|
|Cayman Islands||Cayman Islands National Recovery Fund||2005-06-07|
|New Zealand||Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Trust||2011-03-14|
|United States||The Council for Canadian American Relations, Inc. (formerly: American Friends of Canada)||2003-07-09
|South Africa||Education Africa||2010-09-02
|United Kingdom||The Foundation for Canadian Studies in the United Kingdom||2003-03-11
|United Kingdom||The Rhodes Trust - Public Purposes Fund||2010-12-15
|Jamaica||Roman Catholic Archbishop of Kingston||2007-02-06|
|Russia||The State Hermitage Museum||2003-07-07
|United States||Village Focus International||2003-08-12
|United States||William J. Clinton Foundation||2010-06-02|
|United States||Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars||2003-10-23
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