COVID-19 resources for the nonprofit and charitable sector

In the wake of recent and unprecedented events related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Canadian nonprofits and charities are under more pressure than ever to provide valuable services while operating under incredibly challenging circumstances. At the same time, it is heartening...

Fundraising as community building with David Karvinchuk

In times like this, it’s so important that we stay connected. The same goes with our donors. They want to hear from you about how you and your organization is doing. I know what you are thinking: donors already have...

Unlocking the power of design to raise more money with John Lepp

What causes you to open that envelope from a charity? What is going through your mind as you decide to read on? Or make a donation? Wouldn’t it be great if you could unlock some of the secrets that influence...

Go from reluctant fundraiser to fundraising superhero

Learn more about this topic at our FREE webinar on March 26, presented in collaboration with The Good Partnership and Keela. Click here for more details and to register. Most people who are saddled with fundraising in small organizations are...

Technology and innovation: How the Fourth Industrial Revolution is impacting the charitable sector

The future is now for the charitable sector. Almost daily, new technologies are being developed to help innovate the way people give or the way organizations offer opportunities to advance their causes. There is no going back. The charitable sector...

The importance of clean data

  You mean cleaning isn’t just for my house? For your organization to really get the benefits of your data it must be clean and accurate. So, what is clean data you may ask? As per Wikipedia, data cleaning is...

Special Awareness Days

We're pleased to curate a list of regional, national, and international awareness days marked by nonprofits across Canada. See one that is missing or needs to be updated? Email us at editor@charityvillage.com. January (Month) Alzheimer Awareness Month; National; Alzheimer Society Crime...

Government Funding Programs

Looking for government grant funding? We've curated this list of Canadian government grant programs to help. If you see a program that is missing or needs to be updated, please email editor@charityvillage.com. Aboriginal Funds for Species at Risk (National) The...

Corporate Funding Programs

Looking to secure corporate funding support? We've curated a list of corporations with funding programs in Canada. If you see a program that is missing, or an update that is needed, please email editor@charityvillage.com. Adobe The Adobe Foundation supports programs...

Canadian Foundations

Looking for funding from Canadian philanthropic or community foundations? We've curated this list to help. If you see a program that is missing or needs to be updated, please email editor@charityvillage.com. 4Cs Foundation (Halifax, NS) The 4Cs Foundation provides grants,...