Webinars

Orientation to Our Movement, Our Moment (2014)An introduction to CFC's strategic plan.

Engaging the next generation of philanthropistsJoin Aneil Gokhale and Nicole Lilauwala of the Toronto Foundation to learn about their Vision 2020 initiative

Food: Reimagining food banks - Webinar (2014)Learn how community foundations can work towards a sustainable, resilient food system in their communities.

Better Together: Working with Non-Qualified Donees (2016)In many communities, there are few charities but many nonprofits. In this case, what are the rules and how do you work within them?

Canada's Anti-spam Legislation (2014)An overview of Canada's new anti-spam legislation and how it affects non-profits.

Cultivating Lifelong Donor Relations

Demystifying Funder Transparency with GrantCraft and Glasspockets (2014)An introduction to GrantCraft’s guide, Opening Up: Demystifying Funder Transparency and the Foundation Center’s transparency resource, Glasspockets

Five Questions to Ask Your Investment Manager (2016)From our partner at Mawer Investment Management.

Foundation Development: T3010 Overview - Webinar (2014)What you need to know to successfully complete your foundation’s charitable tax return.

Getting the right people (2016)The second of a three-part series on HR management for your community foundation.

HR Policies and Practices the Backbone of Employee Management (2016)The first of a three-part HR management series being delivered to community foundations.

Hiring the Right Director (2015)Best practices for recruiting a new Executive Director staff for a community foundation.

How to Make the Ask for Small Community Foundations Part 1

How to Make the Ask for Small Community Foundations — Part 2

Impact Investing Guidebook Launch Webinar

Impact Investing for Board Members

Managing People and Their Work (2016)The final webinar in our 3 part series will explore the nuts and bolts of managing foundation staff.

Onboarding and Transitioning a New ED (2015)How to successfully onboard or transition a new ED into your foundation.

Preparing the T3010 (2016)

Succession Planning (2015)The value of succession planning and why it’s important to you and your Board.

Using FIMS for Development and Stewardship (2015)How community foundations can track and measure donor stewardship using the Facilities Information Management System (FIMS) database.

Web Analytics Benchmarking for Community Foundations (2014)A new Google Analytics Benchmarking tool for community foundations.

Webinar: Asset Mix MattersHow to maximize your impact with the right investments

Webinar: Board governance fireside chat with Victoria Grant (Part 1)

Working with professional advisorsThis webinar features strategies for building a strong advisor network for your foundation

The Community Forward Fund (2014)An overview of the Community Forward Fund (CFF), the first registered nonprofit loan fund in the country.

Black Press Media Partnership (2015)An overview of the media partnership opportunity between Black Press and community foundations in B.C.

Getting Involved with the You Make Your Community Campaign (2014)How to get involved with CFC's national #youmakeyourcommunity awareness campaign.

Maximizing Impact on Social Media (2014)Maximizing your impact on social media with CFC's national #youmakeyourcommunity campaign.

National Ad Campaign Screening & Strategy (2014)An overview of CFC"s national #youmakeyourcommunity campaign strategy, and a screening of our TV ad.

Process for Applying to the Community Fund for Canada's 150thDetails on how to apply to the Community Fund for Canada's 150th through the online platform.

From Action to Impact (2014)Early participants in Smart & Caring Communities talk about the impact they’re seeing locally, and where they plan to go from here.

From Strategy to Action (2014)Hear how community foundations across Canada are connecting Smart & Caring Communities to their strategic plans.

Rideau Hall Foundation: My Giving Moment - Webinar (2014)An overview of the My Giving Moment campaign, run by the Rideau Hall Foundation.

Storytelling with Andy Goodman (2015)How community foundations can tell their smart and caring stories with Andy Goodman of The Goodman Centre.

Vital Signs Report Template

Engaging your community in Vital SignsThis webinar will go over best practices and how you can engage your community through all phases of Vital Signs.

Getting Started with Vital Signs (2016)How community foundations can get involved in the Vital Signs program.

Taking the pulse of your community: An introduction to Vital Signs for community foundationsA look ahead at what's in store for community foundations participating in Vital Signs in 2018.

Using data and research for your Vital SignsThis webinar will elaborate on the different types of data collection you can use for your Vital Signs

Vital Signs - Communications (2017)Communications strategies for community foundations participating in Vital Signs.

Vital Signs - Community Engagement and Collaboration (2017)A webinar on engaging your community in the Vital Signs program.

Vital Signs Communications (2016)Communications strategies for community foundations participating in Vital Signs.

Vital Signs Data Collection (2016)

Vital Signs Orientation (2017)An overview of the Vital Signs program.

Vital Signs communications toolkit and webinar for Community foundations (2017)A communications package for community foundations participating in Vital Signs 2016.

Vital Signs: Communications - Webinar (2014)Communications strategies for community foundations to operate a successful Vital Signs program and launch their report.

Vital Signs: Communications - Webinar (2015)Communications strategies for community foundations to operate a successful Vital Signs program and launch their report.

Vital Signs: Community Engagement and Collaboration - Webinar (2015)How community foundations can build community relationships and engagement to deepen community knowledge.

Vital Signs: Community Impact - Webinar (2014)How to use Vital Signs to work more effectively, expand opportunities, and increase value and impact in your community.

Vital Signs: Getting Started - Webinar (2014)How community foundations can get involved in the Vital Signs program.

Vital Signs: Getting Started - Webinar (2015)How community foundations can get involved in the Vital Signs program.

Vital Signs: How to design your Vital Signs report - Webinar (2015)How community foundations can design an attractive and engaging Vital Signs report.

Vital Signs: National Report Sneak Preview - Webinar (2015)A sneak peek at our 2015 national Vital Signs report on belonging.

Vital Signs: National theme overview and data partner - Webinar (2015)Introduction to our 2015 Vital Signs Data Partners, indicators and national theme on belonging.

Vital Signs: Orientation - Webinar (2014)An orientation for community foundations interested in participating in the Vital Signs program.

Vital Signs: Research and Indicators - Webinar (2014)A review of 2014 Vital Signs indicators, data collection and how to select indicators to include in community reports.

Vital Signs: Research and Indicators - Webinar (2015)A review of 2015 Vital Signs indicators, data collection and how to select indicators to include in community reports.

VitalSigns4All (2016)An introduction to VitalSigns4All, a refresh of the community foundation Vital Signs program.

Grant Program Overview for Charities (2015)How charities can apply to the Youth Catalyst Fund grant program.

Grant Program Overview for Community Foundations (2015)How communities can benefit from CFC's Youth Catalyst Fund.

Introducing CFC's Youth Catalyst Fund (2015)An overview of CFC`s Youth Catalyst Fund and how community foundations can get involved.