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We need your support to empower Ontarians through learning.

Every year, millions of Ontarians experience the power of learning through TVO's educational content on air, online, and in the classroom.

But this is only possible because of you.

When you support TVO, you enrich the lives of all Ontarians by helping us deliver exciting life-changing opportunities for learning. Your gift, no matter the size, helps ignite the potential that lies within all of us.

There are many ways to donate to TVO:



Make a One-Time Gift Today

Fast, easy and secure; support learning in Ontario by making a tax-deductible donation to TVO today. You can donate:


Become a Monthly Donor

Join the Producers' Club monthly giving program! As a member of the Producers' Club, you provide reliable and consistent year-round support for all of TVO's innovative educational products, in-depth current affairs, thought-provoking documentaries, and award-winning TVOkids content. Members enjoy exclusive benefits including a subscription to our bi-monthly newsletter, Impact.


Make a Gift of Stocks or Securities

One of the most beneficial ways to give is through a gift of securities which avoids capital gains tax on the transfer. Make a gift of publicly listed securities and enjoy considerable tax savings. 


Leave a Legacy

Leaving a gift in your will is easy. After you take care of your loved ones, it is our hope that you will consider starting a legacy of learning by leaving a gift to TVO. Speak with your family, friends, and lawyer to determine if this is the right decision for you.

Make a Tribute Gift

Tribute donations are a meaningful way to honour a loved one, recognize a special occasion, or express sympathy for a loss.

Whether it's a birthday, graduation, retirement, wedding, celebration of life, or another milestone or accomplishment ' supporting TVO by donating in this fashion is a selfless way to celebrate while positively impacting the lives of everyone in Ontario.

AnchorTo mark your own celebration, you can also ask family and friends to make a donation to TVO in lieu of receiving gifts. In return, they will receive a tax receipt and a thank you from TVO for the generosity they have shown.

This method of donating allows friends and families to collectively support the power of learning by donating to TVO. If you choose, we will send a card to the honouree letting them know that a generous gift was made in their honour. You can make a tribute donation today using our Tribute Donation Form (PDF).  

Double Your Impact with an Employer's Matching Gift Program

Many employers realize the importance of philanthropy in the workplace.  When you donate to TVO, you could potentially increase the impact of your gift through your employer's matching gift program. Procedures vary with each company. Check with your employer's human resources team department to see if they will match your donation to TVO.

Thank you for creating a better world through the power of learning. Your generosity is truly appreciated.

Still have more questions? Check out our donor FAQs.