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WE Charity Delivers Documents to Finance Committee

Responses made publicly available on WE Charity’s website TORONTO, –In anticipation of the Finance Committee resuming its study of WE Charity, and in fulfilment of undertakings from its previous study, WE Charity is providing information and documents requested during its witness testimony at FINA on July 28 and August 13, …

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Cooperation Canada on Allegations Concerning WE Charity Operations in Kenya

by Kat Guerin Over the past six months, Canada’s international cooperation sector has watched with concern the evolving media coverage and investigations regarding the WE Charity and its related organizations. As a sector, we have refrained from any statements that might interfere with ongoing investigations into a charity whose internal …

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CharitiesChildren's ProgramsIndustry News

National Survey Reveals Vital Need for COVID-19 Relief Support Beyond Canadian Border

Children Believe study highlights Canadian generosity: 72 per cent of Canadians are willing to support charities that improve the lives of children and families in vulnerable communities in Canada and beyond Markham, ON–There has never been a greater need for the world and its communities to come together, and this …

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Industry NewsYouth Initiatives

WE Charity Delivers Documents to Finance Committee

Responses made publicly available on WE Charity’s website TORONTO–In anticipation of the Finance Committee resuming its study of WE Charity, and in fulfilment of undertakings from its previous study, WE Charity is providing information and documents requested during its witness testimony at FINA on July 28 and August 13, 2020. …

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Data SourcesIndustry News

infoGroup re-brands as Data Axel, continues growth in non-profit work

Continues to drive real-time business intelligence and results for customers DALLAS, TX–Infogroup has changed its name to Data Axle. The change combines the company’s 45-year heritage of data leadership with a continued investment in, and delivery of innovative technology solutions and professional services. For the past ten years Data Axle …

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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 …

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Industry NewsLeadership

Paula Attfield adds CEO responsibilities at Stephen Thomas Ltd

Neil Gallaiford stays on as Chair of the Board as ST helps clients drive fundraising efforts during Covid-19 pandemic TORONTO, ON–Stephen Thomas Ltd (ST), Canada’s premier full-service agency specializing in branding, marketing and fundraising for the non-profit sector, announced today that Paula Attfield has ascended to the role of CEO, …

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National charitable platform Tides Canada changes name to MakeWay, defining itself anew after years of misinformation

Vancouver, BC–Tides Canada announced it has changed the organization’s name to MakeWay. “No organization takes on a name change lightly. But it was clear that the time has come to define ourselves. For too long we’ve been defined by others,” said CEO of MakeWay, Joanna Kerr. A quiet leader in …

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COVID-19Industry News

ONN Analysis: Ontario COVID Action Plan and Federal economic measures in response to COVID-19

This from the Ontarion Nonprofit Network With two new policy updates from the provincial and federal governments, ONN has analyzed each with a sector-wide lens. And we are pleased to launch a free webinar series with Imagine Canada, starting with two webinars on managing staff and volunteers in the time …

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Animal WelfareIndustry News

CWF encouraged but cautious about new measures to conserve right whales

OTTAWA, ON–The federal government’s new measures to conserve right whales are well founded and we are hopeful they will prevent another mortality crisis; however, the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is urging the development of a ‘Plan B’. “The federal government’s strategy for 2020 and beyond shows a continued interest in …

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