Getting Involved FAQs

How can I support CNIB?

Group of people standing in a circle against the blue sky​There are lots of ways that you can support CNIB and help us be there for every Canadian who’s living with blindness or a serious loss of sight. 


Visit our Make a Gift​ page to learn about the different kinds of single gifts that you can give to CNIB now, as well as the monthly giving options we offer if you'd like to make an ongoing impact. You can also visit our planned giving page to learn about making legacy gifts like a gift in your will​


In addition to making a donation, you can also fundraise for CNIB​, attend a CNIB event​ in your community, or join our passionate volunteer team​ and make a difference through your time and skills. 


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How do I take part in a CNIB event?

CNIB organizes many exciting events in communities across the country. Visit our Join an Event​ page to learn more about the events we hold from coast to coast, or visit our Find an Event​ page to search for upcoming CNIB events in your local community. 

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I’d like to do my own fundraising. What can I do to raise money?

There are many ways that you can raise money for CNIB. In fact, you can turn just about anything into a fundraising event – whether it’s a backyard barbeque, a fashion show or even a dinner at home with friends. Find out more about fundraising for CNIB by visiting our Fundraise for Us​ page. 

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How can I volunteer for CNIB?

We have a wide variety of volunteering opportunities available at CNIB, and we’re always looking for new, caring people to help us fill them. No matter what your skills or how much time you’re willing to commit, we’ll find a position that’s right for you. Visit our Volunteer Your Time​ page to learn more. 

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My company would like to support CNIB. How can we help?

There are many ways to get your company involved with CNIB, from becoming a CNIB partner to taking on a sponsorship opportunity or fundraising through your workplace. Visit our Get Your Company Involved​ page to learn more. 

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I would like to run a marathon on behalf of CNIB. How do I arrange that? 

Athletic events are a fantastic way to make a difference for CNIB! Visit our Get Active​ page to learn everything you need to know about doing a run, marathon, triathlon or other athletic event to raise money for CNIB.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​