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Ways to give, supporting the priorities of the Ontario Veterinary College

Your support is vital to furthering the work of OVC.

To make a donation online, please visit our donation page

To learn more, please contact:

Julie Byczynski
Director, Advancement (OVC)
519-824-4120 Ext. 54370

Amy Tremaine
OVC Alumni Advancement Manager,
519-824-4120 Ext. 56679

Adriana Tramontanta
Development Assistant
519-824-4120 Ext. 52248

For questions about the impact of your past giving, please contact:
Cynthia Fobert
Stewardship and Engagement Manager, OVC
519-824-4120 Ext. 52168

For general inquireis, please contact

Current Priority Initiatives 

Highest Priority

The OVC Highest Priority Fund supports the college's fund-raising priorities and also provides support for urgent and unexpected areas such as supplementing critical research, supporting students in times of need, and seizing on opportunities in areas of innovation. In short, the OVC Highest Priority fund supports people, projects and priorities.

Scholarships and Awards

To support a current award or to learn about creating an award or scholarship at the OVC, please contact Amy Tremaine, OVC Alumni Advancement Manager at 519-824-4120 X56679 or    

OVC Pet Trust

Pet Trust promotes the health, health care and quality of life of companion animals. Pet Trust is raising $15 MIL to help fight cancer in pets for the OVC Animal Cancer Centre project initiative.  The OVC Animal Cancer Centre is a world class facility that will dramatically reduce the suffering of our beloved pets and dramatically increase the level of care. A state of the art center that will help unlock the secrets of cancer for all species, including humans.

Bailey Kagan, Managing Director (Acting), Pet Trust, at 519-824-4120 Ext. 58456 or 

Bovine Education Trust

The Bovine Education Trust is working to develop the next generation of bovine practitioners through summer placements, extracurricular learning opportunities and external electives.

Equine Sports Medicine & Reproduction Centre

The Equine Sports Medicine & Reproduction Centre will focus on the quality of life and performance of the equine athlete through healthcare, education and research. Ontario Veterinary College specialists will provide the highest level of care in equine sports medicine, lameness, reproduction and imaging.


Making a gift in your will

Leaving a bequest to the Ontario Veterinary College is an investment in the future of veterinary medicine, supporting important advances that impact animals, human health and the environment. If you are making your estate plans and wish to obtain sample bequest language, would like further information on planned giving opportunities, or if you would simply like to share with us that you have already included OVC in your will, please contact Joanna Panayiotopoulos, Senior Development Manager, OVC, at at 519-824-4120 Ext. 56026 or