Here are just a few ways you can donate to the Town of York Historical Society and Toronto’s First Post Office, whether it be one-time or regular giving.
For other questions regarding donations and financial support of the Town of York Historical Society and Toronto’s First Post Office please contact:
Kat Akerfeldt, Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Donate by credit card, Interac, or PayPal
Click the button below to donate online, safely and easily, though Canada Helps. You can also choose if this will be a one-time or regular donation.
2. Donate by Cheque
Please make your cheque out to
“The Town of York Historical Society”
Mail cheque to:
Toronto’s First Post Office
260 Adelaide St. East
3. Donate Your Spare Change
Rounding up is an easy way to support charities like the Town of York Historical Society and Toronto’s First Post Office. Powered by Canada Helps, a trusted organization for online giving, Mylo rounds up each purchase you make with a debit or credit card until you reach your donation goal.
Why give using Mylo? Your donation will be made automatically, and you’ll receive an official tax receipt to lower your tax bill. Refer a friend, and have a quick $5 donated in each of your names.
4. Donate With Your Paycheque via United Way
If your workplace has a payroll deduction program with the United Way, you can designate all or part of your paycheque donations towards The Town of York Historical Society/Toronto’s First Post Office!
Ask your workplace’s United Way team leader for a pledge form and fill in the following information:
- Choose Option 3: “To another Registered Charity”
- Full Name of Charity: “Town of York Historical Society”
- Charitable Registration Number: 10810 1627 RR 0001
- Mailing Address:
260 Adelaide St. East, Toronto, ON, M5A 1N1
Notes of Thanks
This holiday season, help us keep Toronto’s First Post Office by purchasing a “Note of Thanks” to hang on your tree, or add to our window display!
Each Note of Thanks: $2
Proceeds from each note go towards museum operations.
Thank you for your support!
In Search Of…
Cleaning house? Please keep our ISO list in mind!
We are currently looking for the following items for upcoming programming, museum collection display or storage, or day-to-day operations. If you are able to help, please get in touch to confirm and arrange a pick-up or drop-off time.
Please do not drop items off without contacting us in advance!
Items should be clean and in good working order.
MP3 Player (iPod or similar)
Speakers (USB input)
Vintage stamps (both cancelled and unused)
Greeting cards and stationery (unused)
Self-healing cutting mats (any size)
Cotton yardage – clean, medium-heavy weight
Map cabinet/flat file cabinets
Folding platform truck (or dolly)