Gifts

How you can help

Each gift option has been carefully selected to help make a difference to Mohawk students who need your support. The suggested donation amounts are just that—a suggestion. Any amount is appreciated. Thank you for your generosity.

Step 1: Choose your gift
Surprise or honour a loved one with a gift in their name.

Step 2: Select your gift
Complete your gift purchase – Provide your information in the form.

Step 3: Make an impact
Your gift to students will help them stay in school and graduate.

After tuition, books and equipment, students still have to pay for their room and board, another major cost whether they live on or off campus. Your gift will give students the support and comfort they need to focus on learning.

Apartment Buildings

Reduce the rent $500
Rent represents a significant cost for many students. Your gift lightens the financial load.

Closeup of a light bulb

Underwrite the extras $50
Having a roof over your head is a good start, but most renters also have to pay for basic utilities like electricity, heating and cooling and water – about another $160 dollars a month.

Shopping basket full of groceries

Fill the fridge $100
Groceries for one person living in Hamilton cost about $400 a month. When you donate you are nourishing student success.

People at an airport walking with their luggage

Bring them home $75
With tight budgets, some students might not be able to afford a bus or train ticket to their home to see family over the holidays or in an emergency situation.

Wooden cube with a question mark

Can’t decide?

Make a donation to Mohawk’s general support fund and we’ll gratefully use it to meet students’ most urgent needs.

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Many Mohawk courses have required equipment. Your gift will ensure that students have what they need to pursue their passion and realize their dreams.

Camera

Sharpen the focus! $1,500
You’ll help launch a career in photography. A professional camera and gear will start them off in the right direction.

Safety Glasses

Dress code for safety $25
Lab coats and safety glasses provide vital protection against contact with accidental spills or splashes of hazardous substances.

Scientific Calculator

Do the math $50
Students in Technology and Business programs must use specific calculators for tests, midterms and final exams.

Drawing Compass

Build skills $50
Your gift of a drafting kit will help a student learn to prepare technical drawings, diagrams and blueprints.

Mohawk College Massage Therapy student giving a patient a massage

Tools of the trade – healthcare $350
Nurture the start of a healthcare career with a massage therapy kit.

Laptop

Tools of the trade – software $175
In all areas of study – from business to technology – students in many programs have to buy licensed software.

Red tool box containing several tools

Tools of the trade – hardware $400
Having the right hand and power tools is essential for skilled trades training.

Wooden cube with a question mark

Can’t decide?

Make a donation to Mohawk’s general support fund and we’ll gratefully use it to meet students’ most urgent needs.

Donate Now

Mohawk’s mission is to educate and prepare highly-skilled graduates for success and contribution to community, Canada and the world. Your contribution to the primary costs of attending college is a contribution to the future.

Mohawk studenst working together in class

Light the way $1,250
Tuition is a student’s entry ticket to their college journey of growth, learning and discovery. Along the way, they gain new knowledge and skills, learn about themselves and others, and develop relationships that can last a lifetime.

Black backpack containing textbooks and a laptop

Supply study essentials $200
Textbooks and school supplies are not included in course fees. Most programs require textbooks costing $500-$1,000 a year.

Mohawk students working independently

Lessen a debt load $500
The average cumulative OSAP debt loan for a Mohawk student is $10,500. OSAP repayment assistance will help to ease the pressure.

Red Stethoscope

‘Insure’ peace of mind $100
Good physical and mental health is a prerequisite for success. Help a student enroll their partner and/or dependent children for family Health & Dental Plan coverage.

Wooden cube with a question mark

Can’t decide?

Make a donation to Mohawk’s general support fund and we’ll gratefully use it to meet students’ most urgent needs.

Donate Now