Make a donation

E Fry Ottawa welcomes your support for women and young women in our community who vulnerable and marginalized.

Make a secure donation on line through:

To make a secure financial donation (and receive a charitable receipt) through

Once on the Canada Helps website, simply search for us (Elizabeth Fry Society of Ottawa) and you can quickly and easily make a one-time or monthly donation. Learn how to become a Member or Friend of E Fry Ottawa by donating!

You can also mail a donation directly to us here . To receive a charitable receipt, please be sure to give us your full name and mailing address.

We welcome in-kind donations!

We run two residences and a drop-in centre, and many groups and individual counselling, court support and other activities. Our clients need clothing, household items, and more.

Email or call to arrange for a donation drop-off, or to ask about what we need: or 613-237-7427. Thank you!

Thank you for contributing to your community! 

Charitable Registration Number: 107294456 RR0001

Become a Member or Friend

The Elizabeth Fry Society of Ottawa welcomes the support of people who are interested in the unique issues that can put women at risk of coming into conflict with the law. By donating, you will automatically become a Member (annual donation of $25 or more) or a Friend (one-time donation of $500 or more) of the Society.

As a Member or Friend, you will be in invited to our Annual General Meeting (held each fall). As a Friend, you will also receive an E Fry Ottawa t-shirt that promotes our work to empower women.

Can’t afford a full member donation right now, but still want to become a member? Email us at or call 613-237-7427.

Note that an annual membership paid before April 1 of any year are renewable at the next Annual General Meeting (fall of each year). An annual membership paid after April 1 of any year are good until the Annual General Meeting of the following year.