Our Costs

We are open about our costs.

At the QEII Foundation, we are open about what we have to spend in the process of supporting healthy outcomes at the QEII Health Sciences Centre. We carefully monitor expenses and strive for efficient and effective operations that maximize results and minimize costs.

2015-2016 costs

Our cost per dollar has averaged 28 cents over the last three years.

Who approves the budget and business plan?

The QEII Foundation’s budget, business plan and operating expenses are all reviewed and approved by a volunteer Board of Trustees, and our complete financial statements can be viewed online.

The QEII Foundation adheres to fundraising cost standards as recommended by CRA, The Association of Healthcare Philanthropy, The Association of Fundraising Professionals and Imagine Canada.

Are you interested in our registered charity information?

Click here to access our registered charity information return and compensation information on the CRA website. Our charitable business number is:  886463496RR0001.


The QEII Foundation inspires generosity to advance health care at the QEII Health Sciences Centre. With financial support from all levels of the community, the Foundation helps fund new technologies, research, innovation and education that contribute to life-changing moments experienced every day by patients and their loved ones.



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Contact Us

QEII Health Sciences Centre Foundation
5657 Spring Garden Road
Park Lane Mall, Suite 3005, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3R4
Phone: 902 334 1546 | Toll Free: 1 888 428 0220
Fax: 902 442 7172 | Email: info@qe2foundation.ca

Charitable Business No: 88646 3496 RR0001