Canadian Hearing Society / Societe Canadienne De L'ouie

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Trusted since 1940, the Canadian Hearing Society (CHS) provides industry-leading programs, products and services to people who are Deaf and hard of hearing to ensure barrier-free access, independence and increased quality of life. Unique in North America, the Canadian Hearing Society offers a continuum of support and solutions, including mental health and hearing care counselling, audiology, employment and training, interpreting services, captioning, communication devices and hearing aids.


  • map-point271 Spadina Road, Toronto ON, M5R2V3

  • map-point866-518-0000

  • map-pointhttp://www.chs.ca

  • map-pointContact person: Pam Feldman

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 106846926RR0001

  • map-point236 full-time staff

  • map-pointgiving@chs.ca

2018 Revenues: $37,443,867

<b>381245</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>1594550</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>671967</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>24578166</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>10217939</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2018 Expenditures: $35,879,535

<b>31633989</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>758067</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>3487479</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>0</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2018 Year End: $17,195,373

<b>1000000</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>2408089</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>7400752</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>6091856</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>294676</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2018 Year End: $5,878,517

<b>2871120</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>3007397</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Canadian Hearing Society / Societe Canadienne De L'ouie's headquarters is located at 271 Spadina Road, Toronto ON, M5R2V3.

Breakdown of Programs

100


Fundraising Methods

Auctions Internet Mail Planned Giving Corporate Contacts Phone Sports