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Guy Lafleur Takes Action Through a New Fundraising Campaign

Action to Advance Cancer Research With The Fondation du CHUM MONTREAL, QC–The Fondation du CHUM and its ambassador Guy Lafleur are proud to announce a new fundraising campaign for cancer research. Saturday, March 6, will mark the launch of this campaign, named “Face Off Against Cancer With Guy Lafleur”. By …

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CROHN’S AND COLITIS CANADA CELEBRATES THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ABBVIE IBD SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

National program doubles the number of $5,000 scholarships available Toronto, ON –Crohn’s and Colitis Canada is thrilled to announce that 20 students enrolled at a Canadian post-secondary institution for the upcoming fall semester will receive the one-time scholarship in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program. …

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Jack.org and Bell Let’s Talk bolster support for youth mental health

$500,000 donation over 5 years to expand the reach of Jack Chapters in hundreds of communities around the country MONTRÉAL, QC–Bell Let’s Talk and Jack.org today announced a $500,000 investment over the next 5 years to equip Jack Chapter leaders with training, mentorship and digital education tools to support the …

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A Crypto Holiday Fundraiser?

VirgoCX to Hold Event in Support of SickKids Foundation TORONTO, ON–VirgoCX, a Toronto-based fiat-to-crypto trading platform, is supporting SickKids Foundation by exchanging cryptocurrency into cash donations. To further enhance this corporate initiative and fulfill its mission, VirgoCX hosted an online crypto fundraiser to support SickKids Foundation. The fundraiser included a …

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Community-centric criticisms are an opportunity for donor-centered fundraising to reinvent itself

Donor-centered fundraising (DCF) is facing challenges from the new community-centric fundraising movement; Accept challenges, build on them to ‘reinvent’ itself; Sufficient common ground between the two approach for an accord to be struck Donor-cenetred fundraising (DCF) is the dominant mode of thought and practice in the fundraising profession. But its core …

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Manulife Heart & Stroke Ride for Heart hits the virtual road

Online event will raise critical funds for heart disease and stroke research TORONTO, ON–Heart & Stroke’s biggest single-day fundraiser hits the road this spring, the virtual road, and for the first time everyone across Canada can be the leader of the pack. No matter where you live or what kind …

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GivingTuesdayNow inspires Canadians to participate in global day of unity and generosity

OTTAWA, ON–As a part of a global initiative, the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF) and CanadaHelps are asking all Canadians to show their generosity on Tuesday, May 5 during GivingTuesdayNow to aid in the response to the COVID-19 crisis. GivingTuesdayNow is designed to drive an influx of generosity in support of …

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Corporate PhilanthropyFundraising Events

Week-long In Concert Supports Food Banks Canada, Unison Benevolent Fund

Fundraiser goes towards COVID-19 Relief Efforts TORONTO, ON–ET Canada in partnership with the Canadian Country Music Association and the CCMA Foundation, are staging  Canada Together: In Concert, an unprecedented five-night broadcast event showcasing 20 of the biggest names in country music coming together in support of Canada’s COVID-19 relief efforts. …

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Fundraising Day Postponed to June 1, 2021

From AFP Greater Toronto: A message to  Fundraising Day 2020 partners: Thank you for your interest in and support of Fundraising Day 2020: The Fundraising Frontier. While we were excited to host another great conference and to partner with you, we have made the difficult decision to postpone this event …

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Ruckify launches T-shirt fundraiser to deliver Australia fire relief

OTTAWA, ON–Ruckify, the global peer-to-peer marketplace for all things rentals, has launched a t-shirt fundraising campaign to support those affected by the devastating Australian bushfires. The shirts, which will be available on a dedicated RuckifyStore, list a number of organisations people can donate to both during and after the fire …

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