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120+ B Corp CEOs Sign Statement in Support of Climate Action

120+ B Corp CEOs Sign Statement in Support of Climate Action

Business leaders unite in support of climate action across Canada, US, and the UK   September 24, 2019 (Montreal, Canada): Kim Fuller, founder of Phil, is one of 120+ B Corp CEOs and business leaders in Canada, US, and the UK, have signed a Statement calling for...

Spring cleaning for good governance

Spring cleaning for good governance

“The speed of decision making is the essence of good governance.“ ~ Piyush Goyal Governance. It is a fundamental component of a strong and successful organization. Good governance facilitates decision-making, and without this nothing moves forward. Governance is often...

Foundations and Charities: Closer Than You Think

Foundations and Charities: Closer Than You Think

By guest contributor Hilary Pearson, CEO Philanthropic Foundations Canada Do the following situations sound familiar, if you lead a smaller Canadian charity? You have a quarterly board meeting coming up shortly and you are the only one available to write five detailed...

SEO For Nonprofits

SEO For Nonprofits

What is SEO? SEO stands for search engine optimization and is used to refer to how high a website ranks on search engines like Google. Here at Phil we often hear SEO spoken about as if it’s a physical product that can be purchased off the shelf: if only it were that...

The Art of Accountability

The Art of Accountability

Original article by Nathalie Côté, in collaboration with LA PRESSE+ PORTFOLIO PHILANTHROPIE November 14, 2018   Donors refuse to sign a cheque without knowing how their donations will be used and what difference their money will make. What are the best strategies...

A New Vice-President for Phil Communications

A New Vice-President for Phil Communications

We're pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Pierre Couture as Vice-President. Since Pierre’s arrival at Phil we've gained enormous momentum. “Pierre has been a major asset for us. I am thrilled to have found such a generous person to work with to ensure the...