Writing a Winning “Grow” Grant

How to write a winning grant to expand or grow your project or program These days, one of the most common questions we get is: Can you help us write a Grow Grant? While there’s no trick to winning this grant, we follow a set of principles in our grant writing,...

Where has all of the funding gone?

Recent cuts at Ontario Arts Council (see Global News) and Ontario Trillium Foundation (see CBC) by the Ford government have left charities and non-profits in Ontario with reduced options for funding, and increased competition. So what can your organization do to...

5 Tips To Market Yourself Better to Funders

Incorporating effective marketing strategies to obtain funding ensure long term success for your nonprofit. Since nonprofits rely heavily on the support of donors to continue the growth and impact of their mission, it is crucial to effectively communicate your message...

How to Start Fundraising

Getting started with fundraising is simple. This page provides some basic steps to prepare you before initiating your community project or program. Hi there! I’m starting a new non-profit organization and need help with raising money. Do you have any advice for where...

Canada Announces the Social Finance Fund

New Fund to Open Millions in Funding to Organizations and Social Enterprises The new Social Finance Fund will give non-profit, charitable and social enterprise organizations a chance to raise more money. This will result in increased jobs, new funders and investors,...