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We sincerely appreciate our donors and volunteers, thank you for your support!

Fairfield Gonzales Community Association
1330 Fairfield Rd.Victoria, BC V8S 5J1 (250) 382-4604

Make a cash, cheque or Credit Card donation in person, by mail or over the phone.
Tax receipts are available upon donation of $10 or greater.

“We value community and are very fond of the Fairfield-Gonzales neighbourhood. We see the FGCA as the organization which most sensitively address the neighbourhood’s issues and opportunities. We value the FGCA’s strong and continuing support and contribution to the life of the neighbourhood.” – Longtime donor


For 40 years The Fairfield Gonzales Community Association, a nonprofit, charitable, community-based organization has provided programs, services, community events and advocacy for the neighbourhood of Fairfield and Gonzales.Your donations help sustain the Fairfield Community Place, our neighborhood centre, and the many programs and services it houses, ranging from licensed childcare and youth drop-ins to a commercial grade kitchen. Your contribution enables community projects and our many volunteer-run committees ensure that Fairfield Gonzales remains neighbourhood driven, environmentally conscious and a beautiful place to live, work and play.

We need your help to continue to build a healthy and vibrant community! Read some of the reasons why here.


Clean Up Club ~ The Soap Exchange
The Soap Exchange will donate 10% of your sale to the Fairfield Gonzales Community Association when you buy any of their products. Just tell the staff you’d like your 10% to go to the FGCA at the time of purchase. Reuse and refill your bottles for a greener cleaning option! The 10% donation is only available at their Hillside location, 1393A Hillside Ave (at Cedar Hill Cross Rd), but you can also purchase and refill items at Knotty By Nature right here in the neighbourhood.

UsedHelps ~ UsedVictoria
There’s a new way to support your favourite charities!  When you sell an item on UsedVictoria you can donate the proceeds directly to us. When posting the item, click YES beside ‘donate using #usedhelps’, and choose Fairfield Community Association of Victoria from the list. The transaction is by credit card and is easy and secure. For more on how it works, click here.

In-Kind Contribution
Our community events and projects would not be possible without the many goods and services generously donated by local businesses and individuals. Contact development@fairfieldcommunity.ca to find out how you can help grow your neighbourhood with an in kind contribution.

Volunteer
Volunteering is what communities are built on! Bring your enthusiasm to the table, work with others, build your skills while contributing to your community. Lots of big projects and small tasks with everything in between.  Visit the Volunteer Opportunities page to find ways to get involved.

Employer Donation Plans
Do you work for the Provincial Government? Look for us in the Provincial Employees Community Services Fund and donate. Some corporate employers offer matching donation programs which make your dollar go further. Check out the matching funds program by talking to your employer. Ask your employer about payroll deduction programs, such as the United Way and Telus, and see if you can contribute monthly earnings to your community association.


We are a registered charity and are listed with the CRA under our official society name the Fairfield Community Association of Victoria.Charitable registration number #128210259RR0001. Contact the Canada Revenue Agency for information about registered charities at http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/charities/ or 1-800-267-2384