Since1991, the Shield has helped thousands of women and children victims of family violence rebuild their lives. We raise awareness and money to help them live a life without violence. Your tax-deductible contributions will help another woman and her children replenish their strength and develop a survival strategy for themselves and their children.

We make a positive difference in people's lives. Please give generously. All contributions are tax deductible.

Planned giving
Pledge a gift today through your will, insurance policy, annuity or real estate. Your donation will help women and children for years to come. 

By Phone: Make a personal donation today by phone at 514 274 8117.

Online: You can also give directly and securely online to the Shield by going to the Canada Helps web siteCanadaHelps disburses funds (less a 3% transaction fee) to the Shield direction as as a designated charity, along with special requests associated with that gift, and in the manner the donor specified at checkout. It is easy, safe and hassle free. The funds come directly to the Shield and are of course tax deductible.

Memorial giving: Honour someone one who has passed away by making a donation in his or her name. An acknowledgement card will be sent to the family on your behalf.

Tribute gifts
Celebrate a joyous event by making a donation to the shelter in the name of someone special. Tribute gifts are a perfect gift for birthdays, anniversaries, graduation, holidays and retirements. An acknowledgement card will be sent to the honouree.

Special events
Participate in any of our fundraising events and have fun doing it. If you are interested in participating in an event, please call Valia at 514-274-8117.

Christmas & Easter Activities

  • Hold a non-perishable food drive or toy drive in your place of business
  • Purchase food vouchers for the shelter to use
  • Purchase and assemble toiletry bags for women & children who come to the shelter
  • Buy a gift for the shelter, our wish list of items has a variety of things that are needed.

For more information on how you can help please call us at 514-274-8117

Tax deductible donations can be sent to:

Shield of Athena
P.O. Box 25
Mount Royal, QC H3P 3B8