Research finds leaders and employees hold differing views on progress toward equality

A significant gap exists between the way leaders and employees view progress toward equality in their organizations, according to new research from Accenture. The report, “Getting to Equal 2020: The Hidden Value of Culture Makers,” which includes research across 28 countries, including Canada, found that organizations are at an inflection point: Today’s workforce cares increasingly about workplace […]

CAMH celebrates the launch of womenmind(TM)

Today, CAMH proudly announced two gifts totaling $6.5 million to support the launch of womenmind, a community of philanthropists tackling unique gender issues in mental health. A $5-million gift from Sandi and Jim Treliving and family, coupled with a $1.5-million donation from Hudson’s Bay Foundation, will enable CAMH to put a defined focus on closing the gender gap in mental health. womenmind will fuel philanthropy […]

Government of Canada Launches Call for Proposals to support LGBTQ2S organizations

Today, the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development launched the Government of Canada’s LGBTQ2 Community Capacity Fund Call for Proposals. Up to $18 million will be available to support LGBTQ2S organizations across the country whose initiatives contribute to a strong LGBTQ2 movement in Canada to advance equality for […]

The W. Garfield Weston Foundation makes $16.7-million philanthropic grant for treatment of brain disorders

The W. Garfield Weston Foundation, through its Weston Brain Institute, has made a landmark $16.7-million philanthropic grant to establish the Weston Family Focused Ultrasound Initiative at Sunnybrook.   With this grant, the Foundation is spearheading a $33-million initiative to develop and bring novel focused ultrasound technology to Canadians. The Weston Family Initiative will accelerate development of a powerful new focused ultrasound […]

Law Foundation of Ontario grants available for data-related projects or empirical research

The Law Foundation of Ontario invites applications to apply for a Measuring Impacts and Progress 2020 grant. The purpose of the Measuring Impacts and Progress 2020 granting is to build the knowledge that will improve justice system services for the people of Ontario. The first method is to support research or activities that address making […]

Survey reveals more wealthy families want to donate during their lifetimes

Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA) and Campden Wealth published “Global Trends and Strategic Time Horizons in Family Philanthropy 2020,” a report based on a survey of 201 families of significant wealth who are engaged in philanthropic giving. Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors also published Strategic Time Horizons: A Global Snapshot of Foundation Approaches in partnership with NORC at the University of Chicago. The responses […]

New research project: Diversity, equity, and inclusion from the ground up

Diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives are increasingly prominent within Canadian philanthropy. However, existing research on DEI in the sector has followed a top-down approach, focusing on: 1) the policies and practices of foundations as articulated by their staff and directors; or 2) data collected by foundations about their grantees. As a result, we know very […]

Five tips for starting a green team from WWF-Canada’s Living Planet @Work

Effective sustainability programs take collective effort. That’s why WWF-Canada’s Living Planet @Work (LP@W) program encourages employees to lead sustainability efforts in their workplace by establishing a Green Team. “What is a green team?” you might ask. It’s a group of like-minded co-workers who lead sustainability efforts together in the workplace and form a diverse team to […]

Learn more about The Chang School’s Fundraising Management Certificate Program LIVE on TalentEgg’s Facebook and Instagram!

Are you looking for a career with meaning? Passionate about giving back to your community? Want to raise money for a cause you care about? On Tuesday, March 3rd at 11 AM (EST), TalentEgg will be going live with Ryerson Unversity’s G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education. We’ll be answering your questions about the […]

Apply to be recognized for your recruitment efforts in the nonprofit industry!

The TalentEgg National Recruitment Excellence Awards applications are now open, with new categories for nonprofit recruitment efforts! Nonprofit organizations are encouraged to apply to all applicable categories, see the full list here.  In today’s changing environment, organizations are innovating at a rapid pace in order to remain or become competitive in recruiting top talent. The […]