Partner with #WomenBuildHamilton

When your group or business partners with YWCA Hamilton’s #WomenBuildHamilton campaign, you are celebrating the women who build our community and raising critical funds to help women build each other up.

#WomenBuildHamilton in Your Workplace

Bring the power of the #WomenBuildHamilton campaign to your workplace to engage your employees and make a difference for women and children. Our Philanthropy Team will proudly partner with you to develop your customized partnership plan to host a fundraising event, donation matching drive, or coordinate corporate volunteering opportunities.


Make YWCA Hamilton Your Charity of Choice

Is your group or business interested in taking action to support the #WomenBuildHamilton campaign through your fundraising efforts? You can dedicate the proceeds of your fundraising efforts to help build affordable housing for women and children. Get started today!


Host a Tap to Give Device

Host a “Tap to Give” device at your business or community event to encourage your clients, customers, or participants to consider making a touchless $5 donation using their debit or credit card. You’ll showcase your support for the #WomenBuildHamilton campaign and help raise critical funds at the same time.


Donate a % of Sales

Join our #WomenBuildHamilton Marketplace to showcase your support for women and children. Sign up now to donate a percentage of sales of an item or service to support the #WomenBuildHamilton campaign.


Tap to Give 

YWCA Hamilton’s Tap to Give campaign introduces touchless a part of the #WomenBuildHamilton campaign to help raise the critical funds required to secure housing for women and children.

We’ve teamed up with local businesses and community events to help us build the new Putman Family YWCA on Ottawa Street. Visit a participating ‘Tap to Give’ location to tap your smartphone or debit/credit card to give $5 or visit us at community events across Hamilton and Halton to help secure housing for women and children.

Bring TAP TO GIVE to your business or Community Event

If you have any questions regarding the process, or our Tap to Give devices, please contact:

Harvest Wiseman, Philanthropy Coordinator
tel: 905-522-9922 ext. 314

Interactive TAP TO GIVE Map


TAP TO GIVE Locations


Caniche French

346 Wilson St E, Ancaster, ON

April 1 – 30, 2022

Dr. Disc

20 Wilson St, Hamilton, ON

April 1 – 30, 2022

Play with Clay

198 Locke St S, Hamilton

April 1 – 30, 2022

Barton Lettuce

337 Barton St E, Hamilton, ON

April 1 – 19, 2022

Cake and Loaf

321 Dundurn St S, Hamilton

April 15 – May 31, 2022

Hearty Hooligan

20 Wilson St, Hamilton, ON

May 1 – 31, 2022

The City and The City Books

181 Ottawa St N, Hamilton, ON

May 1 – 31, 2022


174 James St N, Hamilton, ON

May 1 – 31, 2022

TAP TO GIVE Community Events



CFL Preseason: Tiger Cats vs. Alouettes

Tim Hortons Field

May 28, 2022 | 10am – 4pm


Barton Street Festival

659 Barton Street East, Hamilton, ON

June 4, 2022 | 11am – 8pm


Concession Street Festival

534 Concession St, Hamilton, ON

June 11, 2022 | 10am – 7pm


Arkells – The Rally Tour

Tim Hortons Field

June 25, 2022 | 3pm – 10pm


Tiger Cats vs. RedBlacks

Tim Hortons Field

July 16, 2022 | 1pm – 10pm


Supercrawl 2022 Festival

109-89 James Street North

Sept 9, 2022 | 11am – 6:30pm

To learn more contact


Heather Barkley

Campaign Officer
T: (905) 522-9922 Ext 156


Harvest Wiseman

Philanthropy Coordinator
T: (905) 522-9922 Ext 314