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Reflections on Hill Day 2018: #WeAdvocate

On Oct. 23, 2018, Community Foundations of Canada participated in the third annual Day on the Hill for the social purpose sector organized by...

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Interview with Andrew Chunilall: Reflections on the Special Senate Committee on the Charitable Sector

The Special Senate Committee on the Charitable Sector was established in January 2018 to examine the impact of federal, provincial and territorial laws and...

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Seize the moment: The election opportunity

Elections are key opportunities for community foundations and other organizations to build relationships with government, grow awareness about issues that matter and advocate for...

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Community Organizations and the State of Social Change

Across Canada, changemakers, advocates, policy wonks – collectively known to us as shift disturbers – are working hard at the community level to disrupt...

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Carold Institute and Community Foundations of Canada partner to invest in reflective practice and learning for social change

CKX to curate expanded program to enable reflective practice and learning to enhance the leadership of those driving social change in Canada. The Carold...

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Vancouver Foundation’s Niveria Oliveira named 2017 Community Philanthropy Fellow

At the CFC 2015 Conference in Calgary, we announced the launch of the Community Philanthropy Fellowship Program, a joint initiative of the Carold Institute...

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Why Vancouver Foundation is working openly on its Open Licensing Policy

This is a guest post from Rebeccah Mullen and Trina Isakson as part of an ongoing series on Working Openly at Vancouver Foundation. Vancouver Foundation...

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Applications open for 2017 Community Philanthropy Fellowship

We are currently accepting expressions of interest for the 2017 Community Philanthropy Fellowship. The Community Philanthropy Fellowship is a joint initiative of the Carold Institute and...

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An Amazing Opportunity: My experience so far as the 2016 Community Philanthropy Fellow

Alex Draper with the Edmonton Community Foundation is the 2016 Community Philanthropy Fellow. As part of his fellowship, Alex is undertaking a sabbatical project that...

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Most people have no idea how charities are funded

Alex Draper from the Edmonton Community Foundation is the 2016 Community Philanthropy Fellow. As part of his fellowship, Alex is  undertaking a sabbatical project...

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How can we use data to drive change?

Alex Draper from the Edmonton Community Foundation is the 2016 Community Philanthropy Fellow. As part of his fellowship, Alex will be undertaking a sabbatical...

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Edmonton Community Foundation’s Alex Draper named as inaugural Community Philanthropy Fellow

Last May at the CFC 2015 Conference in Calgary, we announced the launch of the Community Philanthropy Fellowship Program, a joint initiative of the...

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