Savary Island Land Trust Society
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Invest in the Preservation of Savary. SILT is a registered charity.  Donations are tax deductible.

Let’s keep Nature in our future!

Donations to SILT are tax deductible and may be made here (below)
or by mail:

Box 141, Lund, BC V0N 2G0
Fed reg. Charity # 89858 6425 RR0001

Contact Liz Webster at silts@telus.net or
phone (604) 483-4743 or (604) 414-0073 for more information.

Setting land aside for preservation is truly a gift to present and future generations.  In the last 10 years development has doubled on Savary.  This makes preserving sensitive areas and green places in island neighbourhoods increasingly important.  We are very thankful for the visionary thinking of our donors and all who contribute to the preservation of the island.  Together we are making a difference.

Download the Saving Savary brochure here.

Canadian donors receive a tax receipt from SILT for their contributions.  This may be used to off set income tax the donors owes.  American donations of $1000 or more will be provided with a U.S. 501(c)(3) charity acknowledgment receipt that can be used for U.S. income tax purposes. Americans or individuals with U.S.-sourced income can use this unique service by making a donation to the Tides Canada Exchange Fund at Tides Foundation. Contact Tides Canada (rachel.rocco@tidescanada.org) to receive a donation form to contribute to the SILTS Tides Canada Exchange Fund at Tides Foundation in the U.S. by cheque or securities.
American donations of land now have added benefits for donors.  Tax relief and no capital gains.  Read more about the International Program to accelerate land conservation in Canada.

The rarity of Savary, its ecological treasures and over subdivision make it a good candidate for giving.  Think about it!

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or use our Donation Form

Additional links:

Tax Benefits of Conservation

Ecological Gifts: A Checklist for Donating Ecologically Sensitive Land in Canada