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Canada continues to lose its individual donors

Canada continues to lose its individual donors

Guest post by John Hallward, Chairman of GIV3, President of Sector3Insights   There is a measured decline in our charitable behaviour and that has dangerous implications for the future. If we look at the trended data reported by Statistics Canada, based on more...

How can we measure what matters?

How can we measure what matters?

It seems like common sense. Donors want to know how their donations have helped an organization attain the social change that is important to them.  Each organization has their own unique way of going about moving the dial on the big picture, whether it be to end...

Something’s got to change.

Something’s got to change.

Our world is out of balance. Climate, politics, inequalities…We have heard it over and over again - but where do we start making all this change? For us, it was about figuring out that we were different, but not alone. About 4 years ago we found ourselves going...

20 years already?

20 years already?

Twenty years have flown by in the blink of an eye! Where did the time go? ...It went towards helping hundreds of charities, foundations and socially-missioned businesses do more good in the world – that’s where it went. We could not be more proud. Over the years we’ve...

Philanthropy: The System Is Broken

Philanthropy: The System Is Broken

On Sunday, November 24th, 2019, Kim Fuller CEO of Phil published an opened letter in Montreal's LaPresse newspaper. Here is the English version of the letter.  20 years have passed since I founded Phil, a company that is exclusively dedicated to working with...