Telephone Campaigns

Breakthrough Fund 

Our monthly giving telephone fundraising campaign was developed in order to give supporters like you the opportunity to learn more about the incredible research projects that you can bring to life, all with the convenience of making a Monthly gift over the phone.

To start your monthly giving today, and join a special group of Canadians dedicated to healing hearts and saving lives, click the link below.


Q Did you recently receive a call?

Our Monthly Giving telephone fundraising campaigns run throughout the year, and provide donors with a secure and simple way to make a monthly donation to the Breakthrough Fund. Our trusted partners are located in Montreal and Toronto and call from the following numbers:


Ontario, Nunavut, & Manitoba
(Toronto Area Code)

(Montreal Area Code)


British Columbia & Yukon
(Vancouver Area Code)


Alberta, Northwest Territories & Saskatchewan
(Calgary Area Code)


Newfoundland, New Brunswick, PEI, & Nova Scotia
(Halifax Area Code)


Additional numbers

(647) 484-0856
(416) 900-4041
(437) 317-4285
(647) 265-9372
(888) 870-1923
Q Who is FD?

Fundraising Direct is a trusted partner of Heart & Stroke. We work closely with them on a daily basis in order to engage Canadians in conversation about the work of Heart & Stroke and recruit new monthly donors to sustain our work.

If you have any further questions about Fundraising Direct, please email us at or call us at 1-877-882-2582.

Q Why does Heart & Stroke work with Fundraising Direct to collect Monthly Giving Ambassador donations?

In order to raise the greatest amount of funding for research breakthroughs while keeping our cost of fundraising as low as possible, we sometimes work with trusted strategic partners in order to leverage their expertise for the greatest return on your investment in Heart & Stroke research.

Q Who should I contact if I want to make change to my monthly donation? 

You are always in charge of your giving. If you ever have any questions or would like to update your monthly gift amount, banking or personal information, please call us at 1-877-882-2582 or email us at [for security reasons, do not send any banking information by email].

Q How is my donation used?

For over 60 years, Heart & Stroke has been dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Our work has saved thousands of lives and improved the lives of millions of others. How we accomplish this is through a focused investment in 3 key areas in order to bring our vision to life. Preventing disease, saving lives, and promoting recovery.

Q Will I receive a tax receipt for my monthly donations?

Yes, for your convenience, a consolidated tax receipt will be sent to you each February. If you make a one-time gift, you will be sent a tax receipt right after your donation is made. In both cases, you are able to choose to receive your receipt by email or mail. If you are looking for a replacement receipt today, please email us at or call us at 1-877-882-2582.

Q Who should I contact if I want to provide feedback?

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. Please call us at 1-877-882-2582 or email us at