Corporate PhilanthropyIndigenous Peoples

CO-OPERATORS PARTNERS WITH INDIGENOUS ORGANIZATIONS TO LAUNCH YOUTH EMPLOYABILITY PROGRAM

Program supports Co-operators reconciliation strategy, a multi-year commitment to truth and reconciliation TORONTO, ON–Co-operators launched its Indigenous Youth Employability Initiative, a $1 million commitment to support cultural safety, personal resilience, and employability of Indigenous youth at Co-operators, the broader co-operative sector, and beyond. The employability component is a core component …

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Corporate PhilanthropyDigitalFunding

HP Announces 2024 Digital Equity Accelerator to Drive Global Digital Inclusion

MISSISSAUGA, ON–In an effort to bridge the global digital divide and foster inclusive opportunities, HP Inc. and the HP Foundation invite submissions for the 2024 Digital Equity Accelerator. The program offers 10 selected nonprofit organizations a USD $100,000 grant, HP technology (~USD $100,000 value), and six months of virtual training …

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Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

SickKids staff lounge named in recognition of redtag.ca’s pledge to raise $1.5M

TORONTO, ON–redtag.ca and its parent company H.I.S.-Red Label Vacations have entered a multi-year agreement to raise $1.5M to support the Labatt Family Heart Centre at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids). The Labatt Family Heart Centre at SickKids is among the top three heart centres in the world, driving innovation …

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Corporate PhilanthropyDonation Programs

BMO Employees Donate $31 Million to Charitable Partners in 2023

BMO’s employee giving campaign ranks number one globally by United Way Worldwide TORONTO, ON–BMO says 88 per cent of its employees have donated $31 million to the United Way and thousands of other community organizations across North America, exceeding the bank’s industry-leading Employee Giving campaign by $3 million. “BMO’s commitment …

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Corporate PhilanthropyFunding

iA FINANCIAL GROUP DONATES $500,000 IN ITS PHILANTHROPIC CONTEST

QUEBEC CITY, QC–iA Financial Group congratulates the following charities, each of which will receive a major donation of $100,000 for the seventh edition of their annual philanthropic contest: Hope for Dementia of Saint-Laurent (Quebec), I Challenge Diabetes of North York (Ontario), PLEA Community Services Society of British Columbia of Vancouver …

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Corporate PhilanthropyHunger

CAILEY HEAPS, CEO OF HEAPS ESTRIN TEAM, JOINS COMMUNITY FOOD CENTRES CANADA

DECEMBER 11, 2023–In support of Community Food Centres Canada (CFCC), Cailey Heaps, CEO and President of Heaps Estrin Team, has stepped up to join a cohort of donors who believe in “trust-based philanthropy” during a time of economic uncertainty that is causing significant stress for one of the country’s vital …

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Corporate PhilanthropyMarket Research

Over 8 million Canadians take on significant costs along with other challenges associated with caregiving

Nearly half of unpaid family caregivers under 55 spend more on monthly care-related costs than groceries, childcare, and phone and internet bills CALGARY, AB–As economic conditions continue to tighten across the country, Canada’s unpaid family caregivers are facing disproportionate additional monthly costs compared to non-caregivers. According to a recent survey …

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Community ProgramsCorporate Philanthropy

McDonald’s Canada Forecasts a Flurry of Gratitude This Holiday Season

Starting December 1 Season of Giving brings meaningful moments to Canadian communities TORONTO, ON–McDonald’s Canada and its independent franchisees are proud to feed and foster the communities they serve. To show their thanks, McDonald’s Canada is launching the Season of Giving starting today. This program includes a series of moments …

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Community ProgramsCorporate Philanthropy

Canadian grassroots projects celebrate a successful year of aiding their communities

TORONTO, ON–Kia Communities in Motion, a transformative grassroots initiative, in collaboration with Community Foundations of Canada, have been working alongside seven local charities and non-profits throughout year two of the program to support innovative projects that foster inclusivity, promote movement, and drive positive change in communities across the country. The …

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Children's ProgramsCorporate Philanthropy

Baskin-Robbins directs funds to BGC Canada with return of its annual Pink Spoon fundraiser

Throughout the month of October, 25 cents from each The Ultimate Take-Home Sundae sold across Canada will be donated to BGC Canada Toronto, ON–Baskin-Robbins Canada brings back this month its annual Pink Spoon campaign in support of BGC Canada, and this year, it’s tying the fundraiser to its newest product …

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