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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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Terry Fox Foundation adds four new directors

BURNABY, BC—The Terry Fox Foundation’s Board of Directors announce the appointment of four new members, Stephen Bear, Angela Carmichael, Diane Dou, and John Kearsey, effective April 15, 2021. Terry said to Canadians in September 1980, “It’s got to keep going without me.” As the Foundation embarks on its biggest try …

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Resilia Launches Nonprofit Platform to Increase Capacity

NEW ORLEANS, LA–As the nonprofit sector begins to rebuild from tremendous losses and challenges of the last year, social impact-focused SaaS company Resilia has officially launched its Nonprofit Platform to tackle the problem at its source: making historically inaccessible and expensive capacity building support available to nonprofits, on-demand and in …

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What Was Said: Watch The Hearing of WE Charity founders speaking to the House Committee

WE Charity co-founders Craig and Marc Kielburger testified before the House of Commons ethics committee on Monday, March 15, 2021. Meeting No. 24 ETHI – Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics West Block – 035-B Monday, Mar 15, 2021 14:03 – 17:46

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CanadaHelps Celebrates 20 Years of Growth and Innovation in Canada’s Charitable Sector

New 20th anniversary video series showcases the diversity of charities in Canada and their significant impact on communities across the country TORONTO, ON–CanadaHelps, the largest platform in Canada for donating and fundraising for charities online, is celebrating 20 years of growth, innovation, and support for the charitable sector. The organization’s …

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TD Releases 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance Report and TD Ready Commitment Report

Reports describe how the Bank accelerated its efforts and broadened its positive impact in a year of significant change and disruption TORONTO, ON—In a world disrupted by COVID-19, TD directly contributed to positive change and societal progress to help promote a better, more sustainable and inclusive tomorrow. TD’s 2020 Environmental, …

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Retailers can donate Barter Credits for charitable receipt

Transformative commerce to help retailers access the goods and services they need without cash introduced by Retail Council of Canada (RCC) and supported by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) TORONTO, ON–Retail Council of Canada (RCC) and BarterPay Canada Inc. announce a new affinity partnership that will bring the RetailBarterPay trading …

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Pollard Banknote Acquires Compliant Gaming, Charitable Market

WINNIPEG, MB–Pollard Banknote Limited has signed a definitive agreement, and closed the transaction, to purchase 100 percent of the equity of Compliant Gaming LLC, a leading provider of electronic pull-tab gaming systems and products to the charitable gaming market. Compliant was founded in 2014 and offers a broad range of …

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