Giving

World Vision Canada Social Innovation Challenge creates long-term global impact

Written By: Susan Fish
July 10, 2019

The recent World Vision Canada Social Innovation Challenge saw teams competing to solve the issue of waste disposal in the Phillipines.

The Small Nonprofit Podcast: What to expect in the philanthropic sector with Marina Glogovac

Written By: CharityVillage
March 18, 2019

This week we engage in some real talk about philanthropy with the president and CEO of CanadaHelps.

CharityVillage celebrates GivingTuesday 2018 with staff #unselfie photos

Written By: CharityVillage
November 23, 2018

How are you giving back for GivingTuesday 2018? Get inspired with these CharityVillage unselfie photos!

The 30-Year Giving Itch: New report shines a long light on Canada's philanthropic trends

Written By: Andy Levy-Ajzenkopf
July 4, 2018

A new report looks at Canada's giving habits over the past 30 years and makes some startling predictions for the future.

Are you a strategic or a sporadic philanthropist?

Written By: Tina Tehranchian
February 14, 2018

Ready to become a strategic philanthropist? Here are a few things to consider.

How Canada's philanthropic sector is engaged in Reconciliation

Written By: Susan Fish
February 7, 2018

How are Canada's philanthropic and community foundations furthering the work of Reconciliation?

Fighting the impulse to despair: How the current political climate impacts volunteer engagement

Written By: Andy Levy-Ajzenkopf
November 22, 2017

How are current socio-political events affecting fundraising and volunteer engagement? A Toronto-based researcher is working toward an answer.

CharityVillage celebrates 2017 #GivingTuesdayCA with an #unselfie challenge

Written By: CharityVillage
November 22, 2017

CharityVillage celebrates GivingTuesday 2017 with an unselfie challenge.

Give the gift of capacity

Written By: Denise Baker
November 16, 2017

Is it time to ask donors to give the gift of capacity this giving season?

One year later: How Canada's nonprofit sector continues to support Syrian refugees

Written By: Susan Fish
February 22, 2017

A year in, we look at the how Canada's nonprofit sector is supporting the influx of Syrian refugees.

Creating a brighter future: How immigration, environmentalism and the social economy transformed Canada

Written By: Elisa Birnbaum
December 14, 2016

Part three in a three-part series outlining the history of social change in Canada.

CharityVillage celebrates #GivingTuesdayCA 2016 with #unselfie photos!

Written By: CharityVillage
November 27, 2016

Celebrate GivingTuesday 2016 with an UNselfie picture!

In pursuit of human rights: Defining the legacy of Canada’s labour, co-op and healthcare movements

Written By: Elisa Birnbaum
October 26, 2016

Part two in a three-part series outlining the history of social change in Canada.

Vital Signs 2016: Exploring connection to community and belonging in Canada

Written By: Lee Rose
October 20, 2016

A new national Vital Signs report explores how a feeling of belonging to a community fosters a desire to give back.

Toward Equality: How Canada’s social movements moved the needle on social change

Written By: Elisa Birnbaum
September 21, 2016

Part one in a three-part series outlining the history of social change in Canada.

A challenge and an opportunity: How the Canadian nonprofit sector is welcoming Syrian refugees

Written By: Susan Fish
December 30, 2015

Canada is currently experiencing the largest refugee resettlement plan since 1980. How is the nonprofit sector accommodating this sudden and pressing need?

CharityVillage celebrates #GivingTuesdayCA with #unselfie pictures

Written By: CharityVillage
December 2, 2015

Celebrate the #SpiritofGiving with a random act of kindness!

Written By: CharityVillage
November 25, 2015

Celebrate the #SpiritofGiving with a random act of kindness!

Grassroots giving goes mainstream: Popular giving circles are sweeping across the country

Written By: Susan Fish
November 25, 2015

A new type of giving circle is taking the country by storm.

The next generation of philanthropists: Foundations find value in youth engagement

Written By: Elisa Birnbaum
November 10, 2015

Two foundations are working hard to engage the next generation of philanthropists.