Your Life Counts is a registered charitable organization.
We are required to submit our financial and other information to the Canada Revenue Agency each year.
For more information please visit the CRA and key in 'Your Life Counts' in the search bar. Current at 3rd February 2014 the direct link to the CRA/ YLC section is here where you will find our annual accounts and other fiscal information. You can also visit our more extensive FAQ section here.
As an organization we have achieved much with little as our financial statements show thus far. 95% of funds received are applied directly to program and service delivery.
Our Reasons To Live Campaign aims to raise much needed funding so that we can fastrack build our operational capacity and get on with the serious task of saving lives from suicide.
The value of our in kind help from corporations, organizations and volunteers easily exceeds $750,000 each year. We are very grateful to each and ever person, organization and corporation who make our life saving work possible. Thank you.
We are often asked how much funding we receive from the following bodies as people recognize how much we have contributed in the work of these organizations, among others. People have presumed that we receive funding from these organizations/ bodies and the statement below is to clarify and bring truth to the situation. As at 3rd February 2014 we can confirm the financial support we have received from the following bodies has been:
1 The Government of Canada - $zero
2 The Government of Ontario - $zero
3 The Mental Health Commission of Canada - $zero
4 Bell Let's Talk - $zero
5 The Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention - $zero
6 Partners for Mental Health - $zero
7 The Royal Ottawa Mental Health Hospital - $zero
8 The Government of the United States of America - $zero