Effective financial stewardship in community foundations (Part 1 of 5)West Vancouver Community Foundation Board Member and CPA Gordon Holley kicks off our series with an overview of effective financial stewardship.
Engaging the next generation of philanthropistsJoin Aneil Gokhale and Nicole Lilauwala of the Toronto Foundation to learn about their Vision 2020 initiative
On the Table: An IntroductionOn the Table aims to foster greater connections between BC community foundations, community members and other partners
When Disaster Strikes: A webinar for community foundationsIn this webinar, we review our disaster response guide and hear from community foundations who have dealt with disasters in their communities.
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.
Cybersecurity: The legal and organizational landscapesCybersecurity expert Patrick Bourk and legal counsel Ruth Promislow join Cindy Lindsay to provide an overview of what foundations need to know.
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
Getting the right people (2016)The second of a three-part series on HR management for your community foundation.
Hiring the Right Director (2015)Best practices for recruiting a new Executive Director staff for a community foundation.
Managing People and Their Work (2016)The final webinar in our 3 part series will explore the nuts and bolts of managing foundation staff.
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.
Webinar: Asset Mix MattersHow to maximize your impact with the right investments
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.
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.
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.
Storytelling with Andy Goodman (2015)How community foundations can tell their smart and caring stories with Andy Goodman of The Goodman Centre.
Designing your Vital Signs reportIn this webinar we go over key elements of designing a report that is easy to read and visually appealing.
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.
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 Communications (2016)Communications strategies for community foundations participating in Vital Signs.
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 Impact - Webinar (2014)How to use Vital Signs to work more effectively, expand opportunities, and increase value and impact in your community.
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.