USEED@SAIT is a powerful tool for fueling initiatives through crowd-sourced philanthropic giving called “crowdfunding.” Through crowdfunding, you can partner with us on a number of projects. Then share this info with your friends, family, and colleagues. Together, we can provide a dynamic learning environment and embrace community involvement as a fundamental foundation of our mission.
Browse projects and select one that you are interested in
You have the power to make a direct impact on these projects. With your support, these campaigns can raise their goal.
Directly support that project by making a gift
Your gift will go directly to the program overseeing the project, who will then fund the project with your gift. Should the project be overfunded, your gifts may be used to support alternative priorities that benefit the students. Please read the FAQs below to learn more about funding policies.
Make an optional gift to SAIT
When you make a gift, you will be invited to support other priorities.
Share the projects you support on social media
Continue to help each project you support by sharing it with your friends and family on social networks. This helps increase the project's chances of successfully raising its goal.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is my donation tax-deductible?
Yes, SAIT issues a charitable tax receipt for the full value of all philanthropic gifts. There is no minimum donation. When you make your gift, please make sure all you information—name, address, etc., is correct.
Where is my donation going?
Your donation will be deposited with SAIT Polytechnic and distributed to the team, program or department leading the selected project. Gifts are subject to SAIT’s policies and fees.
What happens if a campaign doesn’t meet its funding goal?
If a project does not meet its funding goal, collected funds will be used to support the current project or other initiatives within the program.
What happens if a project is overfunded?
If a project exceeds its funding goal, additional project funds beyond the stated goal amount may be used to support other initiatives on campus.
How can I get my project funded on USEED@SAIT?
There are limited numbers of spots available. Apply at: https://goo.gl/uy8Unt
Who should I contact if I want to give to SAIT?
To discuss giving options, Please contact Melissa Woodworth at 403.774.5020 or by email at Melissa.Woodworth@sait.ca.