Donate to an Existing Fund

Make a Gift to an existing operations or bursary fund

Would you like to designate your gift? The Ban Righ Centre has two main areas of need:  support for programs and services and emergency bursaries for students.  We know that each of our donors has a special reason for giving and we offer heartfelt thanks for your support. A tax receipt will be issued for your gift.

Gifts for programs and services can be designated to any of the following:


The Ban Righ Centre for mature women – gifts are used to support the Ban Righ Centre programs and services

The Maureen Ewan Endowment Fund –  established to provide support for general operation of the Ban Righ Centre

The Jean MacLean Fund – donations are added to the endowment and the annual interest payments are used to support Ban Righ Centre programs and services

The Ellen O’Rourke Merrin Kitchen Fund – donations are added to the endowment and the annual interest payments are funds are used for kitchen operations and equipment

The Barbara Paul Memorial Award – donations will be added to an endowed spring award fund which provides for a monetary award to a mature woman student each year.

All bursaries are given to mature women students who demonstrate financial need. The list of bursaries is impressive; the need is greater. We are very thankful for your continued support. Gifts for bursaries can be designated to any of the following:


Helen Bracken Anderson Bursary

Joan Louise Arkett Bursary

Eva Adeline Baker

Elspeth Baugh Bursary

Clara Farrell Brooke

The Community Foundation of Kingston and Area

Nancy Davies Bursary

Maureen Ewan Bursary

Bonnie Judge Memorial Bursary

Jackiline Hodgins Kelly Bursary

Sherry Mackey Memorial Bursary

Helen Mathers Bursary

Dorothy Parnell Bursary

Miriam Royce Bursary

Van Duzer Emergency Fund

John and Willy Van Gelderan Bursary

OAM Webb Bursary

Kay Wolstenholme Memorial Bursary

The Women of the Class of Science ‘81 Bursary

To Donate by Mail:  If you wish to send a gift by mail, please make a cheque payable to Queen’s University and post to: The Ban Righ Centre, 32 Bader Lane, Kingston, ON K7L 3N8. For further information, please call Carole Morrison (613) 533-6000 ext. 74931.

To Donate Online: Clicking on the button below will lead you to the Queen’s University Giving Webpage. You may use the search bar to find the fund you wish to support. If your gift is being made in honour of or in memory of a loved one, you will have an opportunity to make that dedication on page 2 of the online giving form.

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