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3 Things You Should Know About Fundraising in Canada

Connection Cafe

Knowing Canadian giving habits is key to successful fundraising in Canada. Peer-to-peer fundraising in Canada is big. Maple syrup.

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Engineers Without Borders Canada

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I greatly enjoy talking to students, and I am now in Ottawa, Canada, just having spoken to an incredible group of students, Engineers Without Borders Canada. Mainly engineering students, but as EWB Canada has grown and matured, they've increased the size of their umbrella and welcome non-engineering students.

2015 Charitable Giving Report: Fundraising Continues to Grow

Connection Cafe

Blackbaud’s 2015 Charitable Giving Report  includes more than $18.2 billion in total fundraising and $2.2

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Ready For Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation?

Wild Apricot Blog

Canada''s anti-spam legislation took effect July 1, 2014. Here is some information and a list of resources to help you better understand CASL and the possible impact on your organization.

Housefile Size and Growth in the Luminate Online Benchmark Report

Connection Cafe

Nonprofit Fundraising Nonprofit Marketing Canada housefile housefile growth Luminate Online Benchmark Report Non-ProfitHousefile growth.

The State of the Canadian Web Nation

NTEN

Canada website strategy Holly Wagg. Chief Digital Architect & Philanthropic Counsel. Good Works.

How Furniture Bank Used Innovative Technology to Increase Social Impact | TechSoup Canada

AFP Blog

How Furniture Bank Used Innovative Technology to Increase Social Impact | TechSoup Canada : ''via Blog this

Canada's Most Generous Online Cities

Connection Cafe

Author: Tad Druart. Our third annual ranking of the Most Generous Cites in the US for Online Giving to charity sparked a number of questions via social media about which Canadian cities are most generous. Because of the challenges the margin of error is greater, so we’ve been hesitant to report that data. Calgary 440.80. Toronto 334.76.

In Canada, Online Giving Reigns - Press - AFP

AFP Blog

In Canada, Online Giving Reigns - Press - AFP: "In Canada, Online Giving Reigns(Sept. 14, 2010) Online giving has surpassed traditional modes of transacting gifts among all Canadian donors under the age of 65, reports fundraising consultant Penelope Burk from her recent survey of more than 7,000 Canadian donors.

Text-to-donate: charitable giving in 8 characters | TechSoup Canada

AFP Blog

Text-to-donate: charitable giving in 8 characters | TechSoup Canada : I’ll come back to this, first the facts: Text-to-donate in Canada is made possible through the Mobile Giving Foundation Canada (MGFC), a registered charity whose purpose it is to enable text message donations for the benefit of other registered charities in Canada.

Inside a Website Redesign: Plan Canada

NetWits

Plan Canada is a child-centered community development organization. Mark Banbury, Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Plan Canada, shared with me some insights into the recent redesign of their website They work with children, their families, communities, organizations and local governments to bring about positive change.

Your Volunteers Rock! Be Sure to Tell Them How During National Volunteer Week

Wild Apricot Blog

April 12 to 18th is National Volunteer Week in Canada and the U.S. Here are some resources to help you recognize and celebrate with your volunteers - including our Expert Webinar on "Converting Joiners to Stayers", tips and tools from Volunteer Canada and Points of Light. national volunteer week webinar Volunteers

CANADIAN WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION | Mobile Giving for Haiti Earthquake Relief Raises $500,000 in Canada

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Redesign or Realign? Four things to consider to improve your website | TechSoup Canada

AFP Blog

Four things to consider to improve your website | TechSoup Canada : Last week’s Toronto Net Tuesday, titled “Redesign or Realign? Redesign or Realign? Four Things to Consider to Improve Your Website” focused on just this predicament. Where do we go from here?” What’s next

Infographic: 2013 Nonprofit Communication Trends

TechImpact

No matter how you look at it, communication is key. Numbers and figures thanks to the hard work by Nonprofit Marketing Guide.

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How to Organize Volunteers to Maximize Impact

Wild Apricot Blog

million in Canada, there’s certainly not a shortage volunteers. With over 62.5 million people volunteering in the US and 12.7 So, how do you organize your volunteers in a way that maximizes their impact with your organization, and, you know… makes them want to stick it out in the long run? association nonprofit organize Volunteers

Nortel Pullout Hits Laptop-for-Poor-Nations Program Hard | Embassy - Canada's Foreign Policy Newspaper

AFP Blog

Nortel Pullout Hits Laptop-for-Poor-Nations Program Hard | Embassy - Canada's Foreign Policy Newspaper: "owever, Nortel was forced to file for bankruptcy protection in January and, according to officials, has ceased its involvement in the OLPC program.'As

TechSoup Canada Art Installation

Tech Soup Blog

My favorite-thing-of-the-week award goes to Toronto artist Gil Martinez for this art installation he designed to help celebrate the launch of TechSoup Canada. Here's what TechSoup Canada marketing manager Donnie Claudinho had to say about the piece: The launch of TechSoup Canada would not have been the same without Gil's creative leadership.

Say A Big Thank You To Your Volunteers

Wild Apricot Blog

and Canada. It''s National Volunteer Week in the U.S. Here are some ideas and resources for celebrating your volunteers this year. Volunteers

Recent Trends in Giving

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are some recent reports offering insight into giving trends, including e-Giving in Canada and Peer-to-Peer event fundraising. events Fundraising

Report: Volunteer Levels Hold Steady in Canada

Wild Apricot Blog

The new Not-for-Profit Pulse Report on Volunteering, just released by the Association Resource Center (ARC), based on a survey of 74 Canadian not-for-profit organizations, looks at the changes non-profits are seeing in the way people volunteer their time and what, if anything, they are doing to adapt.( read more ).

28 Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For Nonprofits in Canada: 1. Published by Philanthropic Foundations Canada and Imagine Canada. 3. For Nonprofits Worldwide: 1.

#IMPACT2030 Sets Sights on Change and Transformation

Connection Cafe

IMPACT 2030 is the Global Summit at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. Particularly, the private sector must act to make a difference.

8 Steps to Organize Volunteers to Maximize Impact

Wild Apricot Blog

million in Canada, there’s certainly not a shortage volunteers. With over 62.5 million people volunteering in the US and 12.7 So, how do you organize your volunteers in a way that maximizes their impact with your organization, and, you know… makes them want to stick it out in the long run? association nonprofit Volunteers organize

YouTube Extends Their Nonprofit Program to Canada and Australia

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In addition to the United States and the United Kingdom, nonprofits in Canada and Australia can now also take advantage of  YouTube’s Nonprofit Program. Good news! The benefits of the program incude: Premium branding capabilities and increased uploading capacity ( View Example ).

Ten Must-Follow Nonprofits on LinkedIn

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nature Conservancy of Canada. linkedin.com/company/nature-conservancy-of-canada. 6. American Red Cross. Ashoka. Plan International.

Alistair Croll, Guest Post: Using Twitter for Fundraising - Lessons Learned from Beers for Canada

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last week, we helped out our friends at Visible Government with their Beers for Canada campaign. How it worked. What worked? What didn’t?

Online Storytelling: TechSoup Canada Video Tips

Tech Soup Blog

Many of you may not know, but TechSoup Canada has its own site and services for nonprofits in Canada. If you've not visited their blog yet, you should, regardless of where you are. They have a terrific recap of a recent Net Tuesday held in Toronto that was focused on online storytelling with video. read more. Tools Web 2.0 Tools

10 Online Job Boards for Nonprofit Professionals

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Charity Village (Canada). The greatest growth is expected in the area of fundraising (44%). Idealist. idealist.org  ★  @idealistcareers.  2.

New Webinar Series for Nonprofits in Australia & Oceania

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good is based in St. As far as nonprofits in Asia, you are on the calendar for 2017.

Are You Ready for National Volunteer Week?

Wild Apricot Blog

National Volunteer Week takes place April 10 - 16, 2011 in Canada and the US. Here are some ideas and links to help your organization celebrate.( read more ). nonprofit non-profit nptech volunteer volunteering Volunteers

Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Canada Gains Flexible Access, Consistent Communications with Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Tech Soup Blog

Canada (BBBSC), a quickly expanding and diverse organization that spans more. Many of the agencies turned to TechSoup Canada for help.

February 11 Is National 2-1-1 Day!

VisionLink

The success 2-1-1 garnered in the United States opened services in Toronto, Canada in 2002.

So Fast Google Can’t Ignore You: Donations Optimized For SEO

NTEN

SOS Children’s Villages Canada. Daniel Loftus shares how SOS Children’s Villages Canada put its website back on the SEO map, without adding any new content. SOS Children’s Villages Canada’s role is to raise funds in Canada to fund programs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Daniel Loftus.

15 Online Job Boards for Nonprofit Professionals

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Charity Village (Canada). And 2014 could be a great year to secure a new position. Aid Jobs (International) aidjobs.org  —  @aidjobs. 2.

Using Technology for Mission: Ontario 211 and NTEN Hear From the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada

NTEN

Organization: Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada. We’ll share what they told us in this series of blog posts. Website: [link]. 29 Years.

Super Heroes and Major Milestones – Good is Taking Over, One Act of Kindness at a Time

Connection Cafe

And every day, I get glimpses of this work, of how even the smallest acts of kindness can have huge impact. I see glimpses of good taking over.

Now Nonprofits Outside the U.S. and Canada Can Fundraise on Facebook Too

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Since the popular Facebook fundraising App Causes was built using GuideStar’s database of nonprofits in the United States and Canada, only nonprofits in the U.S. and Canada can utilize Causes’ fundraising tools. That said, nonprofit’s inside the United States and Canada can use Ammado too. made a donation.

All you need to know about Real Time Marketing

SocialFish

Dx3 Canada – 5 Things You Need to Know About Real-Time Marketing from David Jones. … from my bud David Jone s. Behold the awesome.

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15 Online Job Boards for Nonprofit Professionals

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Charity Village (Canada). Many nonprofit professionals who have weathered years of pay freezes and minimal advancement are ready for a change.