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Information for Charities

How would you use $10,000?

At Equitable Life of Canada, we believe in giving back to the communities where we live and work. 
To help celebrate our 100th Anniversary in 2020, we want to share our success by giving $10,000 to five charities that help strengthen our communities and improve the quality of life for Canadians.

Who can enter?

To be eligible: 

  • You must be a registered charity 

  • You provide service in Canada and have your head office in Canada.

  • Your charitable purpose reflects Equitable Life’s Vision, Mission and Values and is focused on one or more of the following areas: health and wellness, education, arts and culture, and disaster relief.

Please see the official contest rules for the complete list of eligibility criteria.

We’re eligible! How do I enter?

Just submit an original essay (not less than 100 words, not more than 500) describing how you would use $10,000 to help further your charitable purposes and improve life for Canadians. Please send your submissions to

What’s the deadline?

March 31, 2020. 
One charity from Quebec and four charities from the rest of Canada will be selected by panel of judges appointed by Equitable Life.

When will I know if we’ve won?

Winners will be notified by May 15, 2020.

Want to find out more?

Please see the full contest rules here. You can also contact us at

Good Luck!