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How to help

The Fragile X Research Foundation of Canada (FXRFC) is a non-profit tax-exempt charity run by parents and volunteer professionals.

We need your support. How can you help?


Donate Now
Donating online is quick, easy and secure.
It is also very cost effective, so your donation goes straight to work.

  • One-time donation
  • Monthly
  • Gift in memory
  • Gift in celebration

Corporate giving
Learn how your organization can join the FXRFC in support of its mission.

Planned giving
Remember the Foundation in your will.

Tax-smart giving
Donate stocks that have increased in value and receive a tax receipt equal to this value without triggering a capital gain.

Volunteer your time in one of many roles

Join our fundraising team

Tax Receipts

When you donate online through the FXRFC web site, you will receive by email within 24 hours a confidential and secure electronic tax receipt in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. This official receipt cannot be duplicated, modified or changed in any way, and is accepted by Canada Revenue Agency. Simply print this receipt and include a copy with your income tax return.

Thank you for your support.
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Our donor pledge

FXRFC will:

  • Inform donors about the ways in which we will use any and all funds given to us
  • Ensure that the board of directors provide excellent management of these funds
  • Provide appropriate recognition of each and every gift our donors make
  • Keep information provided by donors confidential
  • Respond to questions put to us by donors rapidly and to the best of our ability