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Marina Glogovac appointed CEO, President of Toronto Star

TORONTO, ON–Marina Glogovac has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer and President of the Toronto Star, effective June 1, 2022. Glogovac is an outstanding leader and has enjoyed an exceptional career as a dynamic, experienced, growth-oriented executive with a passion for journalism, community and charity with an outstanding record of …

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Industry NewsMarch April 2022

Jean Lumb Foundation Toronto, Ontario

A table tennis champion from Vancouver, a scholar with a 99.5 percent average from Bolton, Ontario, an advocate for social justice from Calgary, a Taekwondo black-belt from Markham. These were four of eighteen student winners of the 24th Annual Jean Lumb Awards. Jean Lumb was the first Chinese Canadian woman …

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Part 2–CRA Charitable Sector Data 2020-2021

          Regulating through COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic created substantial challenges for the sector and the directorate, requiring determination, flexibility, and creativity to adapt and press on, including transitioning to remote work. It has never been more important for the directorate to employ a people-first approach focused …

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CAGP Conference comes back live in June; no virtual sessions

TORONTO, ON–The CAGP Annual Conference, which had been scheduled for April 6 – 8, 2022 as a virtual event has been changed to an in person event for the first time in two years. Now set to take place from June 14 to 16, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the event, …

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CHARITY INTELLIGENCE RELEASES ITS 2021 TOP IMPACT CHARITIES

TORONTO, ON–Charity Intelligence released its 2021 Top 10 Impact Charities to direct Canadian donors, who are putting much greater scrutiny into their giving, to the charities making the greatest impact. Most charities claim that they “make a difference” in the lives of those they work with. Charity Intelligence’s rigorous analysis …

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Sylogist Acquires Innovative SaaS Fundraising Platform

CALGARY, AB–Sylogist Ltd. announced the acquisition of MISSION CRM Ltd., the developer of the Mission CRM fundraising and donor engagement SaaS platform for large and mid-market nonprofit organizations. In the transaction, which closed on October 6th, 2021, Sylogist acquired all the shares of Mission CRM for $2.67 million (CAD), approximately 3x trailing …

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CPRS National Awards the 2021 Lamp of Service to Vincent Power

TORONTO, ON–In recognition of his years of volunteer service at both the local and national levels, the Canadian Public Relations Society has chosen Vincent Power, APR, FCPRS as the recipient of its 2021 Lamp of Service. Power accepted the honour virtually on the first day of Cultivate 2021, the CPRS …

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Aviva invests over $1 million in WWF-Canada’s Nature and Climate Grant Program

Aviva survey found nearly nine in 10 Canadians believe protecting nature and biodiversity is important in solving the climate crisis TORONTO, ON–Canada is facing the dual crises of biodiversity loss and climate breakdown. According to WWF-Canada’s 2020 Living Planet Report Canada, monitored populations of species at risk have declined by …

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Giving Report Reveals Online Donations More than Doubled in 2020 in Response to Crisis

CanadaHelps report notes a significant decrease in overall giving amid the pandemic TORONTO, ON–CanadaHelps, the country’s largest platform for donating and fundraising online, has released the 2021 Giving Report, an annual report that provides an in-depth, data-driven look at the state of Canada’s charitable sector. Since the onset of the pandemic, …

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Royal Canadian Air Force Foundation Launches #ONEDAYIWILL Campaign for Canadian Youth

Canada’s youth are asked to inspire others by sharing their hopes and dreams TORONTO, ON–The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) Foundation today launched it’s first campaign — the #ONEDAYIWILL Challenge. Youth across Canada are asked to share their hopes for their future in a short video clip. “While the past …

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