Contributing to the Funds

The following are Funds to which you can contribute:

  • Local Fund (only through a Local Spiritual Assembly or online)
  • National Fund
  • Deputization Fund
  • Continental Fund
  • Wilmette House of Worship Fund
  • Santiago House of Worship Fund
  • International Fund
  • World Centre Endowment Fund
  • Temples Fund (please note that no charitable receipt can be issued)

There are several ways to contribute:


For further information, please contact the Treasurer of your Local Assembly.


The Regional Bahá’í Councils operate branches of the National Fund.


Please make your cheque payable to “Canadian Bahá’í Fund” and mail to The Treasury Department, Bahá’í National Centre, 7200 Leslie Street, Thornhill, ON L3T 6L8.

You can pay online from your bank chequing account or through your credit card. Contributions may be made on a one-time basis, or set up in an ongoing manner, such as every Bahá’í month, on a specific day of the Gregorian month, twice each month, or biweekly.

You can also set up a pre-authorized payment plan through your chartered bank, please contact the Treasury Department of the National Spiritual Assembly and request a “Pre-authorized Payment Authorization Form.”