The Ontario SPCA provides educational support and information for staff as well as develops and implements educational and training opportunities for families, students, professionals and community partners: 

Shelter Health Pro

Compassion fatigue

Professional Training

Shelter Health and Wellness 



Saying “I do” but want to help the animals too?

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding, and thank you for wanting to help the animals as part of your day!
A variety of giving options are available to you, depending on the size of your event and how you would like your donation recognized.

If you have any questions, please contact our Donor Services team at 1-888-668-7722 x321 and they are happy to help!

In Lieu of Wedding Gifts

We create your online wedding donation page on your behalf, and leave the asking to you!

Your package includes:

  • Photo of your choice
  • Personal message to your guests about why you have chosen to request donations to the Ontario SPCA
  • Customized URL
  • List of all donors and their email addresses after your event, to make thanking them easy!

In Lieu of Wedding Favours

Making a donation to the Ontario SPCA in lieu of wedding favours is a meaningful gesture and the perfect addition to your big day.

Please allow two weeks for printing.The recommended donation is a minimum of $5-10 per guest, and a minimum of $150 per event.

Your package includes:

  • A full-colour, 8x10 personalized certificate for your gift table (frame not included)
  • Table cards for each table OR Place cards for each place setting
  • A personalized thank you video for you and your partner

Prefer to DIY?

Click here to donate and print your own table cards, certificate, or cards!”

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