Corporate PhilanthropyDonation Programs

Nobis Launches Virtual Coat Drive

Donations can be made via pre-paid shipping or in-store until December 1, 2020. Details can be found at TORONTO, ON–Canadian premium outerwear brand Nobis has announced the launch of No Cold Shoulder, a global campaign starting November 1, 2020, which will upcycle gently worn winter jackets and get them on …

Children's ProgramsCorporate PhilanthropyCOVID-19

IKEA Canada donates $500,000 as part of its ongoing COVID-19 community relief

Relief efforts to provide funding and in-kind products to Furniture Bank, National Association of Friendship Centres, Black Health Alliance, Save the Children, and Boys and Girls Club of Canada BURLINGTON, ON–IKEA Canada has made a donation of $500,000 in funding and in-kind products to support vulnerable communities across Canada in …

Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

Bayshore HealthCare Partners with Amazon to Donate 1,000 Fire Tablets to Seniors

TORONTO, ON–Bayshore HealthCare, one of Canada’s leading home and community care service providers with more than 350,000 clients across the country, has partnered with Amazon to donate 1,000 Fire Tablets to help support isolated seniors, through their Bayshore Foundation for Empowered Living charitable division. According to Statistics Canada, the impact …

CharitiesCorporate Philanthropy

Canada Life calling on charities to apply for new seasonal donation

Six registered Canadian charities to each receive $10,000 funding boost during holiday season WINNIPEG, MB–Canada Life is calling on registered Canadian charities to apply for a one-time seasonal donation. As 2020 has been a tough year and many individuals and families are struggling, these donations are meant to help Canadians …

Corporate PhilanthropyYouth Initiatives

Tim Hortons raises nearly $11 million on Camp Day

Funds raised on Camp Day have helped provide life-changing experiences to more than 300,000 youth over 45 years TORONTO , ON–With the support of 1,500 restaurant owners and guests from coast to coast to coast, Tim Hortons restaurants raised nearly $11 million during this year’s Camp Day fundraiser, supporting youth …

Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

National plan focused on early interventions in Child, Youth Mental Health unveiled by Canada’s Children’s Hospital Foundations

Early intervention programs to be implemented at 13 of Canada’s children’s hospitals for children, youth and families struggling with mental health challenges VAUGHAN, ON–Canada’s Children’s Hospital Foundations (CCHF) is pleased to announce the launch of a groundbreaking partnership to address the critical need for early interventions in child and youth …

Corporate PhilanthropyEducation Programs

RBC Summit brings young people together virtually, helping them stay future ready and prepared for a post-COVID workforce

The summit will feature relevant advice and inspiring stories from leading Canadian professionals, industry experts, young influencers and elite athletes TORONTO, ON–For young Canadians, navigating the transition from education to work can be challenging during the best of times. Young people across Canada are being disproportionately hit by the COVID-19 …

Arts & EntertainmentCorporate Philanthropy

Hudson’s Bay Foundation Announces New Fellowship Program to Support BIPOC Creators

TORONTO, ON–As long time partners of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), Hudson’s Bay Foundation announced a $50,000 investment into TIFF’s For the Love of Film Fund, which in part serves underrepresented members of the Canadian filmmaking community. To further Hudson’s Bay’s commitment to greater diversity and inclusion in its …

Corporate PhilanthropyIndustry News

Economical Insurance donates $200,000 to Canadian charities amid COVID-19

Grants donations to 20 community-based organizations across Canada, through an employee- and broker-driven Choose Your Charity campaign, which empowers employees and brokers to nominate and select community organizations in need WATERLOO, ON–Economical Insurance is granting donations to 20 community-based organizations in areas neighbouring Economical offices across the country, through an …

Animal WelfareCorporate Philanthropy

Canadian pet food manufacturer focuses on those most impacted by COVID-19 lockdown

ROYAL CANIN® Canada’s “Pet-First” Philosophy Mobilizes Team in Support of Global Donations Program PUSLINCH, ON–Royal Canin, a global leader in tailored health and nutrition products for dogs and cats – today announced details on vital support provided to those most impacted by the COVID-19 lockdown. As a division of Mars …