Giving

Philanthropy Explosion: It's not just for the wealthy anymore

Written By: Louise Chatterton Luchuk
September 12, 2005

Giving is giving is giving. Yet, traditionally the term 'philanthropy' has been the domain of the wealthy. It doesn't have to be that way, though.

The SVP model: Investing in Canada's social economy

Written By: Andy Levy-Ajzenkopf
August 15, 2005

Social venture partner groups, or SVPs, are a fresh face on the Canadian philanthropy landscape. Often unnoticed by the public, social venture partners are trying to reshape the way Canadians address social needs.

Checking out charities

Written By: Canadian FundRaiser
July 14, 1998

How to determine the legitimacy of a nonprofit organization.