Fundraising Programs

Through an extensive network of more than 667 stores across the province, the LCBO helps improve the lives of countless Ontarians in the communities where we work and live.

Before you apply to the different fundraising programs, please review our information guide for eligibility criteria and details on how to apply.

Deadline to submit your application
October 31 (for the following Calendar year)

How to apply to the Provincial Donation Box Program and Corporate Tag Day Program
Complete the online application form by clicking here

How to apply for Local Donation Box Program and Local Tag Days
Charities who wish to participate in the Local Donation Box Program and Local Tag Day Program are reviewed and selected by local store managers. Charities must send a written request following the criteria outlined in our information guide to the local store.

Please review our information guide for further details.

Through the Donation Box Programs, the LCBO is supporting the following charities in 2018:

Dec 31 – Jan 27:  

Local charities

Jan 28 – Feb 24:

The Arthritis Society Ontario Division


Right to Play Canada

Feb 25 – Mar 31:

March of Dimes



Forests Ontario

Apr 1 – Apr 28:

Sunshine Foundation of Canada


Autism Ontario

Apr 1 – Apr 30:

Canadian Cancer Society (Daffodil Campaign)

Apr 29 – May 26:

Parkinson Canada


Canadian Safe Boating Council

May 27 – Jun 23:

Ontario Students Against Impaired Driving


Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Jun 24 – Jul 21:

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

Ontario SPCA

July 22 – Aug 18:

Assaulted Women’s Helpline


Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario

July 29 – Aug 12:

United Way Prompted Campaign

Aug 19 – Sep 15:

Jennifer Ashleigh Children’s Charity


Ontario Association of Food Banks

Sep 16 – Oct 13:

Health Nexus (Best Start)


Big Brothers Big Sisters

Sept 30 – Oct 14:   

United Way Prompted Campaign

Oct 14 – Nov 10:

United Way Coin Box Campaign

Oct 26 – Nov 11:

Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Campaign

Nov 11 – Nov 24:

Local charities



Nov 25  – Dec 31:

MADD Canada and Ontario’s Regional Children’s Hospitals:


· SickKids Foundation, Toronto;


· McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation, Hamilton;


· Children’s Health Foundation, London;


· Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Foundation (CHEO Foundation), Ottawa.

Dec 1 – 24:

Salvation Army Kettle Drive