(since 1987)
Counting on your support
The Goan Charitable Organization is a registered organization with Canada Customs and Revenue Agency (Revenue Canada) with a charitable registration # 11923-5315RR0001

Our mission is to provide:

  • moral support financial assistance and care to the socially disadvantaged;
  • to address the concerns & needs towards the welfare of the community in all social service areas, and,
  • to promote the advancement of education.

For over a decade the Goan Charitable Organization has been working in the community through :

  • Personal outreach to isolated individuals and families
  • Visiting shelters, the sick and the elderly
  • Helping new immigrant families in the Toronto area
  • Providing bursaries for those in need

If you generally make payroll deductions to the United Way you can request to direct such donations to the Goan Charitable Organization.

For those employees in Corporation that have "Employee Volunteer Grant Programs" and need assistance with the completion of the form, please contact A. Vaz. the Secretary/Treasurer.

Person(s) wishing to make a donation or in need of assistance please contact the following:

Rogue Barreto 905-859-1942
Stephen DeSouza 905-828-0637
Aloysius Vaz 905-624-7274
Oscar Furtado 416-230-2477
Felix D'Mello 41~-499-4217
Elma deSouza 905-820-6446
Antoinette Messner 416-743-1636

Or write to the Secretary/Treasurer (Aloysius Vat) c/o The Goan Charitable Organization, P.O. Box 5667, Stn A" Toronto, Ontario M5W 1N8

Note: 'fax receipts will be provided for donations over $10.00