Giving to the Sheridan College Foundation

Sheridan College is dedicated to delivering an exceptional applied learning experience to our students that will ensure graduate success. Whether you're helping to support students in various programs or helping to build the foundation in which the programs reside, you're making an impact on our students' success.

Opportunities to give

$50 in 50

Do you remember your excitement and anticipation for what lay ahead as you walked across the stage at convocation? Remember the feeling of pride for the hard work and determination it took to get there? Despite all the challenges in your path - busy schedule, competing priorities, lack of sleep - you made it.

Get Creative: Giving to Sheridan

Canada needs a new breed of thinkers who are not only capable of embracing a rapidly changing economy but inventing it. It’s an idea so big we can’t do it alone. Please join our Get Creative campaign.

Academic Awards

Academic Awards recognize outstanding achievement, inspire and motivate students, and ensure that they have the financial means to complete their education while striving to be their best. Named academic awards can be created with a contribution of $500 or more.

Memorial or Tribute Giving

Memorial gifts are a thoughtful way to honour someone’s life. Sheridan College Foundation will send a card to the bereaved family acknowledging your kind gesture. Tribute gifts recognize an individual that you would like to honour or may mark a special occasion or milestone in someone’s life while making a difference to the students at Sheridan. The amount of your donation is kept confidential.

Student Grad Shows, Exhibitions and Catalogues

Sheridan students initiate, plan and host year-end graduation exhibitions to celebrate their accomplishments and to showcase their talents to industry professionals, family and friends.

Alumni Fund

Give back to Sheridan. More than 70% of our students receive financial aid. With your support, Sheridan can help them achieve their goals.

Sky Blue Endowment Fund

Great varsity programs are built with the help of great supporters.
The Sheridan Bruins are the varsity-athletic teams that represent Sheridan in basketball, soccer, volleyball, rugby and cross country.
You can be part of the team that will support these student-athletes. They lead in the classroom, in their sport and in the community.

Scholarships and Bursaries

Establishing a scholarship or bursary provides much-needed financial support so students can pursue their dreams. Scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement and bursaries are based on financial need. A named scholarship or bursary can be created with a contribution of $1,000 or more.

Theatre Sheridan

The Friends of Theatre Sheridan includes patrons committed to supporting arts education and the future talent of Canadian theatre.

Legacy Gifts & Endowments

Legacy giving involves building for the future. Planned gifts include estate gifts, insurance policies, charitable annuities and charitable remainder trusts. Gifts of any size can have a significant impact.

Gifts-in-Kind

Gifts-in-Kind can provide valuable educational resources for our students and faculty. Examples include real estate, rare books, art, special collections, equipment or other tangible personal property.

Campus Enhancement Fund

Your gift to the Campus Enhancement Fund will help in the acquisition of art work and installations designed to enrich the quality of Sheridan’s public spaces.

Sheridan Centre for Elder Research

The Centre for Elder Research provides a unique environment for conducting applied research into areas of practical concern and immediate relevance to older adults and their families. The Centre develops innovative approaches and creative interdisciplinary partnerships that focus on enhancing the lives of older Canadians.

Donors Make a Difference

Celebrating Our Donors

Philanthropy = love of humanity. Our donors bring philanthropy alive at Sheridan.

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Princess Auto Foundation

The Princess Auto Foundation invests in Sheridan's Skilled Trades students.

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The Alzheimer Society of Peel

The Alzheimer Society of Peel grants multiple awards each year to our students in the Faculty of Applied Health & Community Studies.

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Corus Entertainment

Corus Entertainment is an avid supporter of creativity at Sheridan with their long-standing commitment to Sheridan’s animation programs and facilities.

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Event Sponsors

Events such as the Big Picture Gala and annual Board of Governors' Golf Tournament bring together business and community leaders from the Oakville, Mississauga and Brampton areas.

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Paramount Fine Foods

New Canadian Entrepreneur Makes Generous Donation to Get Creative Campaign

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Side Effects Software

Side Effects Software supports Sheridan's Screen Industries Research and Training Centre (SIRT) with a generous gift.

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Get Creative: The Campaign

Get Creative: The Campaign for Sheridan

We asked ourselves: "How can Sheridan help prepare our students for both a better career and a better life?" The answer is simple. Get creative.

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We're here to help!

If you have any questions or would like to discuss giving to the Sheridan College Foundation please call Jane Leaver at 905-815-4299 or email giving@sheridancollege.ca

Donation Options

Donations to the Sheridan College Foundation may be made online.

Cheque

Send a cheque payable to "Sheridan College Foundation" to:
Sheridan College, Advancement Department
1430 Trafalgar Road
Oakville ON L6H 2L1

Phone

Call us at 905-815-4299 with your credit card information.