Resource Library

Welcome to our Resource Library! Our most recent and relevant resources for community foundations and other philanthropic organizations are organized in the sections below. Hover over each box for more information.

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Our older resources have been archived, but can still be accessed using our advanced search functionality.  Use the search bar above to locate a resource by keyword — you can filter further by selecting the type of resource or category it falls under.

Foundation Essentials

Community Foundation 101, Administration and Finance, Governance and Policies, Fund Development, Marketing and Communications

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Planning for Impact

Grantmaking, Vital Signs, Community Fund for Canada's 150th, Smart & Caring Communities, Evaluation

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Talent and Leadership

Community Knowledge, HR Management

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Latest Resources

Community foundation gift agreements and fund types (Part 3 of 5)

Webinars - This session provides an overview of a key aspect of our work as community foundations — gift agreements and types of funds.

Snapshot of Canada’s Community Foundation Movement (2017)

Documents - This resource presents an overview of the work of community foundations across Canada.

Land your key messages and tell your foundation’s story

Webinars - Featuring relevant case studies and examples of success, this webinar will help you develop messaging that is memorable and tells the story of the great work you are doing.