ATB Cares
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Your cause. No fees. Pure giving.

ATB Cares is an easy-to-use “cause-of-choice” website that enables Albertans to donate to the charities that are important to them. Once officially registered with the Canadian Revenue Agency, charities are automatically included on

Check out our Fact Sheet  for additional program details

Every cent is put to work.

ATB covers the transaction and credit card fees on all donations made through, issues automatic tax receipts to donors (through the Canadian Online Giving Foundation) and matches 15% of all donations made to Alberta-based, non-religious charities (up to a maximum of $1,000 in matching per donation).

Please note that ATB Cares operates within the UTC time zone (University Time Coordinated). MST (Alberta) is UTC - 7:00, meaning donations made after 4:59:59 pm MST (6:59:59 EST) will be timestamped for the following day. Please keep this in mind if the specific date is relevant to your charitable tax receipt.

Please visit: to set up an online profile and sign up for EFT.

ATB Cares makes giving easy for Albertans and Charities.

Use the ATB Cares search engine to find the cause that means the most  to you. Our search engine contains all Canadian registered charities including over 9,000 in Alberta. Once you’ve completed your donation, you will immediately receive a tax receipt in your email.