*All net proceeds of sponsorship donations, which are received by Lifeline Syria Fund at Toronto Foundation, will be used to sponsor and settle privately-sponsored Syrian refugees through registered Canadian charities that are engaged with sponsoring and settling refugees in the GTA. The Toronto Foundation charges a management fee of 1% to hold and disburse the funds. All net proceeds from the fund will be made public on this website on a regular basis.Effective April 1st, it has become the Foundation’s policy that all costs that are directly related to receiving a gift will be charged to the Fund to which the gift pertains. Transaction and merchant fee expenses associated with on-line gifts will be calculated at an average rate and charged to the related Funds on a monthly basis. Based on current rates and volumes by credit card used, those fees will be 2%.