*After sending any e-transfers, cheques, Banker’s draft, funds via PayPal or Gift of Securities, please send a short email to Kayras Irani – [email protected] & Roxana Khushrushai – [email protected] informing us of your incoming funds. Please include your full name, phone number, postal address (for mailing receipts) and what your payment is for (i.e. membership fees, donations, etc.).*
Please note that any payments made using our PayPal account will charge a service fee per transaction. This fee will be deducted by PayPal from your initial payment amount prior to being received by ZSBC. Should you want to avoid this, then please cover the service fee charge when making your payment. Thank you!
For PayPal, don’t forget to specify what your payment is for by clicking the “+ Please write what you are donating for” button above the credit card information section.
ZSBC Membership Payments
- Please select your option in the drop-down menu for “Membership Type”.
- In the “Member Name(s)” section, enter each member’s first & last name and separate each name with a comma and space.
- Click the “Add to Cart” button below to pay the membership fee.
ZSBC’s fiscal year begins on March 21st and runs until March 20th of the following year.
**After sending your donation to us through PayPal, please send a short email to Kayras Irani: [email protected] & Roxana Khushrushai: [email protected] with your first & last name, your telephone number and your preference as to which fund you would like your donation to go towards **:
- General Fund
- Current darbe mehr Maintenance Fund
- New darbe mehr Project Fund
- Arbab Rustam Guiv Fund
- Grade 12 (AAA) Scholarship Fund
- Religious, Education & Scholarship Fund
- Shahanshahi muktad Fund
- Youth Fund
- Seniors Fund
- Other (please specify further in your email to us)
Please provide your postal address in your email to us as we will mail your donation tax receipt to you through Canada Post.
Send us an e-transfer
Making your payments to ZSBC via e-transfer is the quickest way to make a donation, pay your membership fees, etc. without being charged any service fees. Send your e-transfer to us at: [email protected]
(Don’t forget to inform us as to what your e-transfer is for. Email Kayras Irani: [email protected] & Roxana Khushrushai: [email protected] and let them know after sending your e-transfer.)
Mail us a cheque or Banker’s draft
If you prefer to pay by cheque or draft, please make it out to ZSBC and ensure your name & address on it are up-to-date. Please specify what your payment is for in the “memo” line of the cheque or on a separate piece of paper and mail it to:
6900 Halifax Street
(Don’t forget to inform us when the cheque or draft is in the mail. Email Kayras Irani: [email protected] & Roxana Khushrushai: [email protected] and let them know so they can look out for it in the mail box.)
Gift of Securities
Gift of Securities is one of the most tax-effective ways to give. You can benefit from a donation tax credit and the elimination of the capital gains tax.
ZSBC has an account already setup with CanadaHelps.org (https://www.canadahelps.org/en/) to receive donations. All you need to do is inform your broker or banking institution (whoever is holding your stocks) that you would like to donate $XXXX.XX amount to:
The Zoroastrian Society of British Columbia (Z.S.B.C.)
6900 Halifax Street
You will receive a tax receipt from CanadaHelps.org for 100% of the value of your donation. ZSBC will receive the amount of your donation minus the processing fee (between 2% and 4%) depending on the amount of your donation.
We kindly ask that you also send an email to Kayras Irani at [email protected] & Roxana Khushrushai at [email protected] with your full name & telephone number and inform us that you have made a “Gift of Securities” donation. Please mention which of the following funds you would like your donation to go towards:
1. General Fund
2. Current darbe mehr Maintenance Fund
3. New darbe mehr Project Fund
4. Arbab Rustam Guiv Fund
5. Grade 12 (AAA) Scholarship Fund
6. Religious, Education & Scholarship Fund
7. Shahanshahi muktad Fund
8. Youth Fund
9. Seniors Fund
10. Other (please specify further in your email to us)
The New Building Project
Please donate to our new building project by sending an e-transfer to: [email protected]. All questions and comments about this project (including tax receipt requests for donations sent via e-transfer), can be emailed to [email protected].
Thank you very much for your financial contribution🙏